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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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Northwestern will lead new Center for Chemical Innovation specializing in biocatalysis

October 3, 2022

The National Science Foundation selected Northwestern to lead a new Center for Chemical Innovation, the University announced Thursday. The Center for Chemoenzymatic Synthesis, led by chemistry Prof....

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Jason Wang brings years of experience in exoplanet imaging to Northwestern

September 27, 2022

Physics and astronomy Prof. Jason Wang, who started teaching at Northwestern this month, didn’t always want to be an astronomer.  As a physics major at Cornell University, Wang said he wanted to...

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McCormick Foundation donates $2.4 million to Medill local news program

September 27, 2022

The Robert R. McCormick Foundation has granted $2.4 million to support and strengthen local news outlets through the Medill Local News Accelerator program, Northwestern announced Tuesday.  The donation...

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One Book team brings programming for ‘How the Word Is Passed’ to NU

September 27, 2022

Author Clint Smith begins “How the Word Is Passed” with a vignette on his drive to Monticello, a plantation in Central Virginia and the summer home of Thomas Jefferson. Smith discusses his tour of...

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Ryan family gift to establish new fund for life sciences research

September 26, 2022

Northwestern has instituted a new fund aimed at accelerating innovative research in the life sciences, the University announced Monday.  The Pat & Shirley Ryan Family Research Acceleration Fund...

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