The Daily Northwestern

Songwriter Thomas Mapfumo to speak about musical resistance

Aaron Boxerman, Reporter

April 6, 2017

Zimbabwean songwriter Thomas Mapfumo will speak at Northwestern on Friday about his use of song as a form of resistance. Mapfumo, who wrote music as a way to protest the white-nationalist government of Rhodesia in southern...

Northwestern among top universities for Fulbright grants

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

February 13, 2015

Northwestern has secured a spot among the top 10 research institutions that produce Fulbright U.S. Student award winners after 27 NU students and alumni accepted a grant this academic year, the University announced Thursd...

Northwestern again a leader in Fulbright recipients

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

October 29, 2013

Northwestern is once again in the top 10 schools for producing recipients of Fulbright grants, according to a report released in The Chronicle of Higher Education. NU ranked sixth among research institutions, with 23 seniors,...