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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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NU researchers discover aging is driven by unbalanced genes

February 2, 2023

Scientists have long pondered why people age. That is, until last December, when Northwestern researchers published a study describing how gene length correlates to aging, opening the door to new interventions...

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NU research could help predict peoples’ future dental health

January 26, 2023

Dental caries, or tooth decay, is the most widespread noncommunicable disease worldwide. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than $45 billion is lost in productivity in...

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Students, faculty reflect on data science major after Fall Quarter launch

January 26, 2023

Students are now able to seize the data with Northwestern’s new data science major, which began in Fall 2022. The University first approved the major in Spring 2021, followed by over a year of hiring...

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Dearborn Observatory continues providing space to explore the stars more than 135 years later

January 25, 2023

Northwestern community members can see the stars each week at the Dearborn Observatory, which remains a must-stop spot for star-gazers more than 135 years after it first opened. “The first night we...

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Northwestern announces 2023 Alumnae Award for Curriculum Innovation recipients

January 25, 2023

The Office of the Provost named Denise Bouras and Jeremy Keys recipients of the Alumnae of Northwestern University Award for Curriculum Innovation, the University announced Wednesday.  The award grants...

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