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New department to focus on Asian literature, culture

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 27, 2013

Filed under Academic, Administration, Campus, Faculty

Northwestern is expanding its Asian studies course offerings with the creation of the new Department of Asian Languages and Cultures this fall. The new department will bring a literary and cultural focus to the study of Chinese,...

Mental health a priority for reorganized dean’s office

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 27, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Faculty

Several new faculty members will join the Dean of Students Office within the next few weeks, revamping the department to bring increased focus to crisis management, mental health issues and student conduct policies. Todd Adams, former s...

Northwestern faculty medical foundation grows its practice

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 11, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Campus, Faculty, On Campus

The Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation, a physicians group affiliated with Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine, recently expanded its practice by acquiring one of the biggest independent medical practices in the...

Northwestern professor discusses race, ethnicity in advertising

Tal Axelrod, Reporter

October 28, 2012

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Anthropology Prof. Shalini Shankar led a conversation Friday afternoon about the impact of race and ethnicity in advertising. The discussion, which drew about 25 students, staff members and Northwestern fellows to the Buffet...