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Northwestern Memorial Hospital ranked 8th best in country, No. 1 in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report

Fathma Rahman, Assistant Summer Editor

August 4, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago ranked eighth on U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-2017 Best Hospitals Honor Roll, which was released Monday. The Best Hospitals Honor Roll consists of the top 20 hospitals in the...

Northwestern named 12th best university in U.S. News rankings

Alice Yin, Campus Editor

September 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern reclaimed its spot as the 12th best national university in the U.S. News & World Report college rankings this year. The 2016 rankings, which were released Tuesday, bumped NU up from its 13th spot last year. NU is now tied with Dartmouth College at 12th, following Johns Hopkins Univer...

New Northwestern School of Law debt relief program faces criticism

Josh Rosenblat, Reporter

May 13, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus

A new Northwestern School of Law program aimed at relieving some of its graduates’ debt faces uncertainty about its potential impact. Announced in late April, NU’s Interest Freedom Plan calls for the school to pay the first...

Northwestern falls slightly in U.S. News rankings

Jeanne Kuang, Campus Editor

September 9, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern has dropped in the U.S. News & World Report college rankings for the first time in seven years, moving from 12th to 13th on the list of best universities in the country.NU held its No. 12 spot from 2008 to 201...

Northwestern holds steady at 12 in U.S. News college rankings

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

September 9, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

Northwestern is the 12th best college in the nation for the sixth consecutive year, according to U.S. News & World Report. The publication released its annual college rankings Monday night. NU tied for 12th with Johns Hopkins University. ...

Northwestern business, law programs stay near top of U.S. News rankings

Manuel Rapada, Social Media/Breaking News Editor

March 11, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Another year, another list praising Northwestern graduate programs. U.S. News & World Report unveiled its latest graduate school rankings Tuesday with little movement in Northwestern’s standing in business, law, education,...