The Daily Northwestern

Health professionals discuss HIV prevention, treatment on World AIDS Day

Hal Jin, Reporter

December 2, 2014

Rotary International held a panel Monday at its Evanston headquarters to discuss the current landscape of HIV prevention and treatment. Matt Richards, a social worker who manages pre-adult HIV treatment and prevention programs...

Northwestern African Studies program gets grant from the U.S. Department of Education

Alice Yin, Assistant Campus Editor

November 3, 2014

The U.S. Department of Education will award more than $2 million to the Program of African Studies at Northwestern and its consortium partner at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The four-year education grant,...

World Polio Day event urges complete eradication of polio

Amy Whyte, Assistant Campus Editor

October 24, 2013

Emmy-winning actress Archie Panjabi on Thursday spoke about the importance of polio eradication as part of World Polio Day 2013 at Northwestern's Chicago campus. Panjabi, star of CBS’ “The Good Wife,” was just one speaker...

Northwestern named winner of Paul Simon Spotlight Award for Global Health Studies program

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

March 4, 2013

Northwestern was named one of three winners of the 2013 Senator Paul Simon Spotlight Award by NAFSA: Association of International Educators for its rapidly developing Global Health Studies program, according to a University release...