Northwestern University facts for kids
Quaecumque sunt vera (Latin)Ὁ Λόγος πλήρης χάριτος καὶ ἀληθείας- Ho logos pleres charitos kai aletheias (Greek)
|Motto in English||
Whatsoever things are true (Philippians 4:8 AV)The word full of grace and truth (Gospel of John 1:14)
|Endowment||US $6.3 billion|
|President||Morton O. Schapiro|
|Provost||Daniel I. Linzer|
|Academic staff||approximately 3,108 full-time faculty|
|Location||Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.|
|Campus||Evanston main campus, Suburban, 240 acres (97 ha);
Chicago campus, Urban, 25 acres (10 ha)
|Athletics||NCAA Division I, Big Ten
|Mascot||Willie the Wildcat|
|Affiliations||Association of American Universities, COFHE|
The university is known most for providing a strong education in economics (the study of the economy), linguistics (the study of language), political science (the study of politics), and mathematics (the study of numbers).
There is another university in Chicago, the University of Chicago.
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Northwestern's Evanston campus is located on Lake Michigan.
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