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Company with Northwestern roots wins Clean Energy Award with product that reduces food waste

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

April 24, 2016

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City

Hazel Technologies, a corporation with roots in a Northwestern classroom, won the Illinois Clean Energy Fund Award earlier this month for its product that slows down food aging. The award, which comes with a $500,000 prize,...

Northwestern student startup AMPY responds to criticism of its charging device product

Kelli Nguyen, Reporter

February 18, 2016

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

A battery charger created by Northwestern graduate students billed as a device that produces electricity through physical activity is generating a different sort of buzz. The AMPY MOVE charger, created by startup AMPY, has...

Northwestern signs national White House climate pledge

Peter Kotecki, Assistant Campus Editor

November 24, 2015

Filed under Campus

Ahead of the United Nations conference on climate change in December, Northwestern signed President Barack Obama’s American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge. The University joined more than 200 campuses to show support for climate action by ...

Northwestern students, teams partner with Clinton global university network

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

January 19, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

The Clinton Global Initiative University has accepted 12 Northwestern teams and individuals to share their projects at its annual summit. This is the first year Northwestern has partnered with CGI U. CGI U is an interna...