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Chemistry Prof. William Dichtel named a Guggenheim Fellow

Gabby Birenbaum, Assistant Campus Editor

April 8, 2018

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Chemistry Prof. William Dichtel was named a 2018 Guggenheim Fellow by the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, according to a Thursday news release. Dichtel is being honored for his work developing porous polymers. Dichtel’s...

Former Northwestern law professor Anthony D’Amato dies at 81

Gabby Birenbaum, Assistant Campus Editor

April 8, 2018

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Anthony D’Amato, who taught at the Pritzker School of Law for 47 years, died March 24, according to a Friday news release. The 81-year-old suffered a stroke earlier this year. D’Amato was the Judd and Mary Morris Leighton...

Jean Shedd to step down as associate provost

Catherine Henderson, Assistant City Editor

March 8, 2018

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Jean Shedd, the associate provost for budget, facilities and analysis, will retire at the end of the academic year, according to a Thursday news release. Shedd served for 42 years at NU and 19 as associate provost. She contributed...