The Daily Northwestern

Bienen lecturer’s nearly 300-year-old violin stolen in Milwaukee

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

January 30, 2014

Filed under Campus, Faculty

A nearly 300-year-old Stradivarius violin was stolen from a Bienen lecturer on Monday after he performed at a concert in Milwaukee. Frank Almond was walking to his car after he performed with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra...

Feinberg professor involved in successful chemotherapy alternative for leukemia

Christine Farolan, Reporter

January 29, 2014

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Science & Technology

A multinational research team that includes Feinberg School of Medicine professor Dr. Shuo Ma is testing a drug that may make a common form of leukemia treatable without the use of chemotherapy. Led by Dr. Richard Furman of Wei...

McCormick professors win research awards

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

January 12, 2014

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Two McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science professors received awards this month for research excellence. Giuseppe Buscarnera, a professor of civil and environmental engineering, was awarded a prestigious Faculty...

TEDx conference to come to Northwestern

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

January 7, 2014

Filed under Academic, Alumni, Campus, Events, Faculty, Speakers

Nikita Ramanujam has always been inspired by the ideas of her classmates. But Ramanujam never felt there was a proper platform for those ideas to be shared. So she took it upon herself to give not only students, but also...