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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern’s Weber Arch stands with a blue sky in the background. Shadows of tall trees and branches frame the arch from left and right.

Northwestern to receive funding from U.S. Department of Energy to advance goal of clean electricity

June 22, 2021

Northwestern will join dozens of universities across the country in receiving funding from the U.S. Department of Energy in an effort to advance the deployment of carbon-free nuclear power, the DOE announced...

A 3D blueprint of a house sits on the right. On the left is a yellow column that shows cross sections of the house.

Northwestern team named grand winners of Solar Decathlon Design Challenge

April 26, 2021

Northwestern’s team won the Solar Decathlon design challenge April 18 with a project developed entirely during the pandemic. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, the Solar Decathlon challenges...

A view of Kresge Hall. It is a tan building with stone walls and four street lamps lining the border.

Northwestern wins Energy Star Partner of the Year award for second year in a row

April 13, 2021

Northwestern earned an Energy Star Partner of the Year award for the second consecutive year, according to a University release. The award, co-sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and...

Shark spines — and their flexibility — may be able to tell us something about human bone diseases like osteoporosis.

Researching shark spines may lead to clues about human bone health

July 30, 2019

It may be Shark Week, but that didn’t scare Northwestern Medicine scientist Stuart Stock away from researching the animal. Stock will be exploring the connection between shark and human spines at Argonne...

House by Northwestern is NU’s first entry to the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon. The team placed sixth Sunday after two years of preparation.

Northwestern’s solar-powered smart home places 6th in international competition

October 15, 2017

After two years of planning and building, Northwestern’s solar decathlon team earned sixth place in an international smart home competition Sunday. The 2017 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon...

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