The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University Press poem collection named as finalist for prestigious award

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 28, 2013

A poem collection published by Northwestern University Press has been named a finalist for a 2012 National Book Critics Circle award, according to a University news release. The collection, titled “Olives” and written by A....

Northwestern prof selected as a MacArthur ‘genius grant’ recipient

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

October 1, 2012

Northwestern Prof. Dylan Penningroth is one of 23 people who have been awarded a 2012 MacArthur Foundation "genius grant." The $500,000 grant, distributed annually in $100,000 awards, has now been given to 873 people since...