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Rappaport: From sideline to front line: teaching math as activism

Sarah Rappaport, Op-Ed Contributor

March 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion

This op-ed, submitted by McCormick and Bienen fifth year Sarah Rappaport, was originally published March 28 and taken down April 1 because it contained unoriginal content. Various college publications were found to have received sim...

NU pharmaceutical spinoff aims to treat brain disorders

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

October 1, 2015

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Science & Technology

A Northwestern spinoff company that produces antidepressants was acquired in July by pharmaceutical company Allergan for an initial $560 million. The scientists and researchers behind the company, Naurex, hope to continue their...

Northwestern receives $17.5 million research grant for HIV prevention program

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

August 5, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

Northwestern Medicine scientists have received a $17.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to use over the next five years for the development of an implantable drug delivery system to protect high-risk individuals...

Evanston residents volunteer at Day of Caring

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

October 26, 2014

Filed under City, Local

Evanston hosted an event Saturday to bring out people to participate in a day of volunteering. Through the Evanston Day of Caring, the city aimed to attract 300 volunteers, according to the website. As of Friday, about 200...

Bienen’s Richard Van Kleeck reflects on time at Northwestern

Annie Bruce, Reporter

May 29, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Richard Van Kleeck can instantly rattle off a number of memorable stories from his past 13 years at Northwestern. There was the time he worked with the robotics lab at the McCormick School of Engineering to create a robot that...

Students make progress on eliminating bottled water

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

May 14, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government, Student Groups

A team of Northwestern students are in the process of  speaking with administrators to outline future steps to take in an effort to eliminate bottled water in all on-campus locations by April 2015. The initiative, called NU...