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Online geography game returns after 31,000 interactions in first year

Elizabeth Byrne, Assistant Campus Editor

September 17, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern students again have the chance to earn a free Blaze pizza by testing their world geography knowledge during the 2017-18 academic year. Launched in October 2016, the Wildcat GeoGame quizzes participants on their geographic knowledge. Anyone with a valid NetID can play the game, which can be access...

NU Libraries receives federal grant to digitize folk music festival archive

Allyson Chiu, Campus Editor

May 11, 2017

Filed under Campus

Northwestern University Libraries received nearly $300,000 from a federal grant, which will be used to digitize, describe and make available online a historic folk music archive, the University announced Wednesday. According...

John Singer Sargent’s ‘Portrait of a Lady’ to hang at Deering Library following restoration

Fathma Rahman, Assistant Campus Editor

April 25, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events

An early 20th-century oil painting by John Singer Sargent will be on display at Northwestern University Libraries following the recent completion of its restoration through a $9,000 grant from The Alumnae of Northwestern University. ...