The Daily Northwestern

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

Alice Yin, Campus Editor

September 9, 2015

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...

Guest Column: Injustices of Northwestern’s medical leave policies

Katie Senter and Sei Unno

May 20, 2015

A student’s suicide this year at Yale University revealed the negative effects of medical leaves of absence on mental health. Luchang Wang posted on Facebook before her death, “I needed time to work things out … but I couldn’...