Image of Northwestern University

Northwestern University

Northwestern University is a private research university based in Evanston, Illinois, with campuses in Chicago, Illinois, and Doha, Qatar, and academic programs/facilities in Washington, D.C., and San Francisco, California. Composed of twelve schools and colleges, Northwestern offers 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Northwestern University has hosted 38 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1988 Debate. The year with the most events was 1989 with 19 events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2012 with an average of 8,161 views per video. Most appearances with Newton N. Minow (8), Rodney A. Smolla (7), Peter Slen (6). Most common tags: Broadcast Television, Journalism, Judicial Process.

Recent Programs

  • Program Image

    Good Power

    Former IBM CEO Ginni Rometty spoke about her life, approach to leadership and her views on how to bring about positive…

  • Program Image

    Immigration and Working Class Life in the American Industrial Age

    Northwestern University professor Kevin Boyle taught a class about immigration and working class life in America in the late…

  • Program Image


    Lauren Rivera talked about her book Pedigree: How Elite Students get Elite Jobs, in which she looks at the role that elite…

  • Program Image

    Confronting Capitalism

    Professor Philip Kotler talked about his book, Confronting Capitalism: Real Solutions for a Troubled Economic System. This…

See all programs


    See all Northwestern University people