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Serving those who served

This year, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and medical schools across the country are celebrating 75 years of partnership with the Veterans Health Administration. 

Celebrating grads who bring vital perspective to campus

For college students, the journey to graduation day is never easy, and no two paths are the same. But a group of...

Rare mineral from rocks found in mollusk teeth

First time rare type of iron mineral has been discovered in a living organism

The Economy and Pandemic Are Improving, Mental Health Is Not

With vaccination rates increasing and states reopening, many are hopeful that the pandemic is finally nearing its end. Despite the optimism around...

Johnny Mercer Foundation Songwriters Project participants announced

The Johnny Mercer Foundation (JMF) and the American Music Theatre Project (AMTP) at Northwestern University will continue their partnership with the 16th annual Songwriters Project....

Julia Kalow named Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar

 Julia Kalow, an assistant professor of chemistry in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, is one of 16 honorees across the nation...

COVID-19 vaccine does not damage the placenta in pregnancy

A new Northwestern Medicine study of placentas from patients who received the COVID-19 vaccine during pregnancy found no evidence of injury, adding...

Attitudes toward vaccination more favorable after J&J vaccine pause

While public awareness of the hold on the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) COVID-19 vaccine was very high, researchers of a national poll found no...

‘Oddball supernova’ appears strangely cool before exploding

A curiously yellow star has caused astrophysicists to reevaluate what’s possible within our universe. 

Fueling religious life with radical hospitality

The Rev. Kristen Glass Perez, Northwestern’s new chaplain, had a career epiphany in 2015. At the time, a student sitting in her...

New brain-like computing device simulates human learning

Researchers have developed a brain-like computing device that is capable of learning by association.  Similar to how famed physiologist...

Five honored with University Teaching Awards

Five faculty members are being honored with the 2021 University Teaching Awards. The annual honor is given to professors who demonstrate excellence...

Anouncement

Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.