The Daily Northwestern

Kellogg professor studies adoption, impact of lottery-linked savings

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

April 7, 2016

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Kellogg Prof. Benjamin Iverson asks whether gambling can increase one’s personal savings in new research on prize-linked savings accounts, in which savings return no interest but are entered into a lottery for a chance to be...

Northwestern professors honored with Presidential Early Career Awards

Benjamin Din, Digital Projects Editor

February 21, 2016

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Two Northwestern professors were awarded the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, President Barack Obama announced Thursday. Chemistry Prof. Elad Harel and McCormick Prof. James Rondinelli (McCormick...

Debate over Scalia successor so soon after death is disrespectful, Sen. Mark Kirk says

Robin Opsahl, Assistant City Editor

February 16, 2016

Filed under City, National, Politics, State

Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) criticized Senate leaders Monday for reactions to Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s death, saying both parties are being disrespectful by immediately making his death a political issue. The sena...