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Skilled surgeons boost colon cancer survival by 70%

Patients of more technically skilled surgeons, as assessed by review of operative video, have better long-term survival after surgery for the treatment...

The flu, a cold, allergies or COVID-19? How to decipher symptoms

Physician offers tips, stresses importance of getting the flu vaccine this year

Anthropologists examine prevalence of injuries caused by water fetching

Northwestern researchers reveal social and gender inequities of a hidden global health challenge

Findings shed light on the ancient origins of speed control during movement

Learning how a zebrafish moves will aid understanding of human movement and disorders

COVID-19 Testing Speeds Increase

Despite the faster test results, turnaround times are still too slow for broad contact tracing

Not giving Grandma COVID-19 is this holiday season’s best gift

Experts discuss when, how to say no to gatherings if safety is not a priority

Northwestern, Accenture Receive 2020 Gold Award for Virtual Learning Partnership

The Kellogg School of Management, McCormick School of Engineering and Northwestern University, in partnership with Accenture, were honored for “Best Use of Video Learning” by Brandon...

Physicist receives prestigious Packard Fellowship

Northwestern University physicist Timothy Kovachy has received a 2020 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. The prestigious...

Heather Headley will receive 2020 Alumnae Award

Heather Headley, singer, songwriter, and actress, is the recipient of The Alumnae of Northwestern University’s 2020 Alumnae Award. She was honored with...

New presidential election forecast runs hourly predictions

Can a 90-minute-long debate change the course of a presidential election? How about a nine-word tweet? A Northwestern University...

Wirtz Center announces online subscription package for fall

Northwestern’s Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts today announced its fall 2020 lineup of virtual offerings. The three-play series includes...

‘Like a fishing net,’ nanonet collapses to trap drug molecules

Northwestern University researchers are casting a net for nanoparticles. The team has discovered a new, rapid method for fabricating...

Anouncement

[Illinois] Enrollment open for study comparing COVID-19 testing methods

Students, faculty members and staff at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who are asked to quarantine after COVID-19 exposure or a...

[Illinois] SOMI: IN THE ABSENCE OF THINGS | Dec 1-8

A Short Film Written and Performed by SomiDirected by Mariona LloretaTuesday, December 1, 2020 at 7pm CT/8pm ETPresented also in partnership...

[Champaign] Hometown Holiday Shop & Stroll

Dec. 1 - 20Sponsored by Christie Clinic Shop local this holiday season during our Hometown Holiday Shop &...

[Urbana] Candy House Creations at Home!

Saturday, December 5, 1-4pmMake at your house!All Ages - Under 15 with adult Get into the...