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Wrestling: Northwestern heads into Big Ten Tournament in Minnesota on a high note

Wrestling: Northwestern heads into Big Ten Tournament in Minnesota on a high note

Greg Svirnovskiy, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Wrestling

Wrestling It’s March, when the grind of the regular season officially gives way to postseason tournaments for Northwestern. In the two weeks since their last dual, a 36-7 rout over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, the Wildcats (5-10, 2-7 Big Ten) have focused extensively on rest and recovery, ...

Northwestern researchers roll out new sensor to track newborn vital signs

Northwestern researchers roll out new sensor to track newborn vital signs

Austin Benavides, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

A group of Northwestern researchers has developed a new sensor to collect and track premature newborns’ vital signs, a step toward creating a safer way of moderating infant well-being. The team of researchers, led by McCormick Prof. John Rogers, was made up of an interdisciplinary group of engineers,...

Women’s Basketball: Northwestern watches Michigan State run big to end its season

Women’s Basketball: Northwestern watches Michigan State run big to end its season

Charlie Goldsmith, Sports Editor

March 8, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball When Northwestern’s only senior checked out of the game with 5:28 left in the third quarter and her team up one point, it didn’t seem like Pallas Kunaiyi-Akpanah had played the last meaningful minutes of her career. The senior center, one of the best post players in the con...

Swimming upstream: Low-income students struggle with NU’s culture of wealth

Swimming upstream: Low-income students struggle with NU’s culture of wealth

Linnea Lipson, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories

Communication first-year Brett Mayfield grew up in Welch, Oklahoma, a small town of about 600 people, where it was normal to have few clothes. At Northwestern, Mayfield soon realized that his new friends found it strange that he wore the same few outfits. When one of his professors commented on him wearing...

Letter to the Editor: For extra cash, NU should turn from endowment to high salaries

Letter to the Editor: For extra cash, NU should turn from endowment to high salaries

March 8, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Opinion

Regarding your Jan. 17 article, "NU on track to balance budget in 2021 fiscal year:" Northwestern's president, provost and senior vice president of business and finance said they "deeply appreciate the spirit of shared sacrifice across this extraordinary university community which helps put us on a pat...