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Northwestern University Dance Marathon — sans the dancing — raises over $1 million

COVID-19 might have stopped students from dancing, but it could not stop Northwestern University Dance Marathon (NUDM) from raising a boatload of money for...

Leaf-inspired surface prevents frost formation

Northwestern University researchers discovered a new way to significantly reduce frost formation on any surface. The finding could help decrease the amount...

New coronavirus protein reveals drug target

A potential drug target has been identified in a newly mapped protein of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)....

Historic season for Wildcats

The college basketball season is a long, bumpy road. Even for the Big Ten champion Northwestern women’s team.

International Women’s Day 2020

Through their groundbreaking research, women at Northwestern uncovered some of the significant inequities that still exist in areas ranging from postpartum...

Stricter firearm laws would slash children’s deaths

Stronger pediatric firearm laws would have resulted in significantly fewer children’s deaths by firearms, reports a new Northwestern Medicine study.

Karen Daniel, nationally known wrongful convictions attorney, dies at 62

Karen L. Daniel, a nationally known wrongful convictions attorney who led Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s Center on Wrongful Convictions (CWC), died in December in...

Data centers use less energy than you think

If the world is using more and more data, then it must be using more and more energy, right? Not so, says...

Technology provides a new way to probe single molecules

Biology can be murky, and medicine involves dealing with very complex mixtures of molecules. A new technology developed at Northwestern University now...

The power of love, loss and memory

Award-winning costume designer Ana Kuzmanic, associate theater professor in the School of Communication, provides an insight into the creative process of mounting a...

Block Cinema presents Chicago premiere of ‘A Moon for My Father’

At age 30, acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Mania Akbari was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy. This experience became the...

Technology provides a new way to probe single molecules

Biology can be murky, and medicine involves dealing with very complex mixtures of molecules. A new technology developed at Northwestern University now...

Anouncement

Krannert Center COVID-19 Operations Update and Performance Cancellations

Urbana, IL—On March 11, the University of Illinois communicated new guidelines for university operations, enacted to safeguard health during current COVID-19 conditions.

Urbana-Champaign COVID-19 message to students, faculty members, staff

The message below was distributed Wednesday evening to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff.Dear Members of the University...

Urbana Park District cancels programs, events and rentals and closes buildings through April 12

The Urbana Park District has been closely following the Center for Disease Control guidelines on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and has implemented several...

[Illinois] 2020 Roger Ebert’s Film Festival canceled

The 22nd Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, co-founded and hosted by Chaz Ebert, announced today that the 2020 event has been...