The Daily Northwestern

UIUC professor talks feminism, child morbidity in Zimbabwe

Isabella Jiao, Reporter

October 1, 2015

University of Illinois sociology Prof. Assata Zerai drew from her latest book on Zimbabwean humanitarian crises to address solutions to children’s health problems at an event at Northwestern on Wednesday. During the talk,...

Avant CEO talks Chicago entrepreneurship

Eli Panken, Reporter

May 5, 2015

The co-founder and CEO of online consumer lender Avant spoke Tuesday at Northwestern about what it means to be an entrepreneur in Chicago. Al Goldstein spoke to a crowd of about 25 students, Evanston residents and administrators...

Northwestern researchers create color-changing skin patch to detect health issues

Alice Yin, Assistant Campus Editor

September 25, 2014

Researchers from Northwestern and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a wearable skin patch that changes color when cardiovascular and skin issues arise. The small wireless device is mechanically invisible,...