The Daily Northwestern

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,...

New global rankings name Kellogg 13th best business school

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 29, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

After slipping for several years in some international business school rankings, the Kellogg School of Management has risen to the number 13 spot, according to Financial Times rankings released Monday. Advancing three spots...

Schapiro 17th highest-paid private college president

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

December 10, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

University President Morton Schapiro is the 17th highest-paid president of a private college by the Chronicle of Higher Education's count. Schapiro took home more than $1.25 million in 2010, according to federal tax records...

Northwestern to join Argonne-led team to advance battery, energy storage

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

December 5, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern is one of five universities selected to join an Argonne National Laboratory-led team that will be awarded up to $120 million over five years to advance research and energy technology. The Department of Energy hopes...

Basketball: Season starts for both teams at Northwestern

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Fall Sports, Men's Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

It's the most wonderful time of the year for college sports fans: Football is reaching the crux of its season and basketball is just beginning its long journey to March. November basketball balances the interests of coaches,...

Evanston moves to dismiss Chicago food truck’s lawsuit

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local, Politics

The legal conflict between a Chicago-based food truck and Evanston escalated recently when the city moved to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the vendor. Beavers Coffee and Donuts is protesting an Evanston ordinance that says mobile...

New Evanston cafe boasts healthy menu

Amanda Gilbert, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Business, City, Local

A new cafe opened this weekend on Oak Avenue, offering more than the traditional coffee and pastries common to the many shops already populating Evanston’s streets. Prana Cafe is located in the Enterprise Building, 1840 Oak...