The Daily Northwestern

Faculty committee to assist in search for new provost

David Fishman, Assistant Summer Editor

August 5, 2016

University president Morton Schapiro will solicit help from a Faculty Screening Group in hiring a new provost, he said in an email last week. The news came after current provost Dan Linzer announced his departure at the end...

Australian Parliament member speaks on future of artificial intelligence

Mustafa Alimumal, Reporter

October 27, 2015

A member of the Australian House of Representatives said Tuesday afternoon people should be aware of the changing marketplace as he spoke about rapid technological innovation and the economic impact of artificial intelligence. Andrew...

Feinberg professor discusses the significance of toddlers’ tantrums

Jennifer Hepp, Reporter

October 19, 2015

A Feinberg professor said in a colloquium on Monday that though labeling young kids with behavioral disorders carries negative stigma, intervention after detecting abnormal behavior can help a child later on in life. Prof. Laur...