The Daily Northwestern

NU receives $5M for national nanoscale research

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

September 21, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, On Campus

Northwestern has received a $5 million five-year grant from the National Science Foundation to create a national resource for nanoscale research in collaboration with the University of Chicago, which will provide researchers access...

Lurie Cancer Center chooses new director

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

October 1, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, On Campus, Science & Technology

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University named Dr. Leonidas Platanias its new director Wednesday, tapping a doctor who is known for his research on cancer-fighting proteins found in the bloodstream. Platanias,...

Northwestern partners with online tutorial website Lynda

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 8, 2014

Filed under Administration, Blogs, Campus, On Campus, Science & Technology

Northwestern is partnering with Lynda, a website that provides tutorials and videos on specific topics, for a year-long pilot program in an effort to give students the option to take online courses at no expense, the University...

Weinberg juniors Watson, Deitchman square off for ASG presidency

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 2, 2014

Filed under ASG Elections, Blogs, Campus, On Campus, Student Government

The tickets for Associated Student Government president and vice president during the 2014-15 school year were announced Wednesday at the organization's weekly Senate meeting. Weinberg juniors Alex Deitchman and Ronak Patel...