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First Pulitzer


William Allen White becomes the first KU alum to win a Pulitzer Prize, which is awarded to him for his Emporia Gazette editorial “To An Anxious Friend” that defends free speech.


 

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KU Today
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times