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NU astrophysicist awarded top prize from American Physical Society

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

October 27, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

Vicky Kalogera, the Erastus O. Haven professor of physics and astronomy, has been awarded a top-level prize from the American Physical Society for her work studying electromagnetic and gravitational wave radiation. The 2016...

Northwestern to build new residence hall

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

September 26, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern will construct a new residence hall for the first time since 2002. The University announced Friday it is beginning the design process on the building, located at 560 Lincoln St., near Patten Gym. The construction...

Communication junior loses in semifinal of ‘Jeopardy! College Championship’

Paulina Firozi, Development Editor

May 13, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment

Communication junior Dan Donohue was eliminated Monday from “Jeopardy! College Championship,” finishing third in the semifinal round of the tournament. Donohue led for part of the show, but sophomore Trevor Walker from...

Northwestern business, law programs stay near top of U.S. News rankings

Manuel Rapada, Social Media/Breaking News Editor

March 11, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Another year, another list praising Northwestern graduate programs. U.S. News & World Report unveiled its latest graduate school rankings Tuesday with little movement in Northwestern’s standing in business, law, education,...