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‘Stranger Than Fiction: This is America’ makes for a fitting fall exhibition

Emerging artists Nguyen Tran and Henry Sandifer approach that question in a new exhibit that will run from Sept. 25 to Nov....

Northwestern scientists join forces with artists to prompt climate change action

One year ago, Northwestern environmental engineering professor Aaron Packman and Earth and planetary sciences assistant professor Daniel Horton joined an interdisciplinary collaboration of scientists and artists...

Scientists detect first-of-its-kind ‘intermediate-mass‘ black hole

An international research collaboration including Northwestern University astronomers has witnessed the birth of an “intermediate-mass” black hole. This is the first conclusive discovery of an intermediate-mass...

Four receive Northwestern Alumni Association’s highest honor

Four industry leaders in public health, biotechnology, global business and retail will receive the 2020 Northwestern Alumni Medal — the highest honor...

Northwestern is key partner in $115 million national center to build revolutionary quantum computer

Fermilab-led initiative — one of just five elite National Quantum Initiative centers funded by the DOE — includes an interdisciplinary team of...

Innovative cities follow a unique historical pattern, study shows

A new study from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University revealed a unique historical pattern that cities follow in order...

Naming guides how 12-month-old infants encode and remember objects

Even for infants just beginning to speak their first words, the way an object is named guides infants’ encoding, representation and memory...

Widespread electric vehicle adoption would save billions of dollars, thousands of lives

Northwestern University researchers have combined climate modeling with public health data to evaluate the impact of electric vehicles (EVs) on U.S. lives...

Winning pick: Kamala Harris likely will boost enthusiasm for Joe Biden among Black voters

Joe Biden’s pick of U.S. Senator Kamala Harris (D-California) as his vice presidential running mate on Aug. 11 will likely boost enthusiasm...

Artificial intelligence tool lays groundwork for autism early diagnosis and intervention

A novel precision medicine approach enhanced by artificial intelligence (AI) has laid the groundwork for what could be the first biomedical screening...

Calcium-rich supernova examined with X-rays for first time

Most of the calcium in the universe — including the very calcium in our teeth and bones — was created in the...

Lindsay Chase-Lansdale stepping down as inaugural vice provost for academics

Lindsay Chase-Lansdale, vice provost for academics, will step down from the Office of the Provost on August 31 to return full time to the...

Anouncement

[Champagin] C-U PRIDEFEST Sep. 25-27

Pride Fest is going virtual! Stay apart but rise united with LGBTQ+ community. Uniting Pride of Champaign County will be offering a full schedule...

COV-Course: A Free, Non-credit Course Open to Illinois Alumni

A new University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign course, COV-Course: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pandemic, will offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary understanding of...

Illinois enrollment remains above 50,000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s 2020 enrollment is 52,331, surpassing last year’s record of 51,196, a status administration officials...

[Urbana] Take a Child Outside Week September 18 – 27

National Take a Child Outside Week begins September 18. The week encourages adults to take their children outside to explore and discover...