HT Media Limited is one of India’s foremost media companies and is home to three leading newspapers in the country in the English, Hindi and Business news segments – ‘Hindustan Times’ (English daily), ‘Hindustan’ (Hindi daily, through a subsidiary) and ‘Mint’ (Business daily). Started in 1924, ‘Hindustan Times’ has more than an 88 year history as one of the leading newspapers in India. The company also has four FM radio stations – ‘Fever 104 FM’ in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Kolkata.
Foraying into the internet space directly or through subsidiary(s), it has also launched successful portals like www.shine.com , www.htcampus.com etc. These are in addition to the news websites www.livemint.com , www.livehindustan.com and www.hindustantimes.com.
The company entered into the world of education in line with its vision of empowering masses through quality education via Studymate (high quality learning centers for classes IXth-XIIth in Delhi), in addition to the on-going initiatives such as HT Education (weekly education supplement) HT Campus (online platform for graduating high school and college students looking for higher education options) and HT Pace (initiative to bring the newspaper to schools).
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Northwestern University is one of the world’s leading educational institutions with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, and in Doha, Qatar. It was Ranked 12th among the nation’s best universities by U.S. News. Northwestern has a dozen schools and colleges listed below, including Kellogg School of Management, ranked 3rd among the nation’s best business schools by U.S. News. 9 of these offer programs for undergraduates; 10 offer graduate and professional programs.
|1851||WEINBERG COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES|
|1859||SCHOOL OF LAW|
|1859||FEINBERG SCHOOL OF MEDICINE|
|1878||SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION|
|1895||BIENEN SCHOOL OF MUSIC|
|1908||KELLOGG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT|
|1909||MCCORMICK SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE|
|1910||THE GRADUATE SCHOOL|
|1921||MEDILL SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM, MEDIA, INTEGRATED MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS|
|1926||SCHOOL OF EDUCATION AND SOCIAL POLICY|
|1933||SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES|
|2008||NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY IN QATAR|
Northwestern is home to about 8,000 full-time undergraduates and 8,000 full-time graduate students. Including part-time students, the University’s total enrollment is approximately 19,000. Northwestern’s distinguished faculty includes a Nobel Prize laureate, Tony Award Winners, MacArthur Fellowship winners and more. In addition, Northwestern has more than 6,000 full time staff. Northwestern’s libraries hold more than 5 million volumes, 4.6 million microforms, and 94,000 current periodicals and serials. In addition, it boasts more than 700 databases and 6,000 electronic journals. In 2012-13 alone, University sponsored more than $500 mn in research. Northwestern’s approximately 200,000 alumni include leaders in business, education, government, law, medicine, media, performing arts, science and technology. Prominent Alumni include:
- Alicia Boler Davis, vice president of global quality and U.S. customer experience, General Motors Co.
- Zach Braff, actor, writer, and director
- Stephen Colbert, TV comedian
- Luke Donald, professional golfer
- Rahm Emanuel, mayor, City of Chicago
- Gillian Flynn, best-selling author
- Joe Girardi, manager, New York Yankees
- Heather Headley, Tony Award-winning actress
- Garry Marshall, producer, writer, and director
- Kelly O’Donnell, NBC News correspondent
One of the university’s 12 colleges and schools, Northwestern University School of Professional Studies (SPS) has focused on adult learning as a core part of Northwestern’s mission for more than 80 years, setting the standard for higher education for adults. The mission of SPS is to be the lifelong partner of adult learners who seek a superior educational experience at Northwestern University (SPS). SPS strives to be a national leader in continuing education by providing accessibility to learning and exceptional teaching to non-traditional students whose professional and personal obligations affect when and where they may achieve their educational goals. It is through academic excellence and the creation of diverse educational pathways that SPS serves the lifelong learning needs of its students. SPS is a member of the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA).