The Daily Northwestern

New center to facilitate collaborations for research on water

Peter Kotecki, Development and Recruitment Editor

March 31, 2016

Although water covers about 70 percent of the Earth’s surface, the scarcity of fresh water has led researchers to focus on developing efficient ways of using this limited natural resource. On Monday, the University publicly...

Evanston Township High School students attempt to address depression for state STEM competition

Darby Hopper, Reporter

January 28, 2016

After Evanston residents identified depression as a point of concern in the community, Evanston Township High School students chose to tackle the subject in a state STEM challenge. A group of 10 students enrolled in the school’s...

Chicago Collaboration for Women in STEM launches online networking portal

Scott Brown, Reporter

October 4, 2013

A research portal designed to facilitate connections between female scientists and engineers was launched Tuesday by the Chicago Collaboration for Women in STEM, a partnership between Northwestern and The University of Chicago. The portal, whi...

Northwestern to join Argonne-led team to advance battery, energy storage

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

December 5, 2012

Northwestern is one of five universities selected to join an Argonne National Laboratory-led team that will be awarded up to $120 million over five years to advance research and energy technology. The Department of Energy hopes...