The Daily Northwestern

Men’s Tennis: Wildcats win one, lose one in first weekend back

Abbey Chase, Reporter

April 1, 2013

A 1-1 weekend marked Northwestern’s return to action after a nearly three-week hiatus as the Wildcats took on familiar Big Ten foes Minnesota and Wisconsin. “It some ways it was nice to get some guys healthy again, so I...

Northwestern, Illinois researchers develop first stretchable battery

Ally Mutnick, Assistant Campus Editor

February 27, 2013

A Northwestern professor has helped create the first stretchable lithium-ion battery, the University announced Wednesday. The flexible device is cordless and can be recharged wirelessly. It continues to operate when twisted,...

Northwestern committee to investigate Evans’ role in Sand Creek Massacre

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

February 14, 2013

After student petitioning and meetings with administrators this quarter, Northwestern officials announced Thursday the formation of a committee to investigate the role of University founder John Evans in the late-1800s killing...

New global rankings name Kellogg 13th best business school

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 29, 2013

After slipping for several years in some international business school rankings, the Kellogg School of Management has risen to the number 13 spot, according to Financial Times rankings released Monday. Advancing three spots...

Northwestern to join Argonne-led team to advance battery, energy storage

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

December 5, 2012

Northwestern is one of five universities selected to join an Argonne National Laboratory-led team that will be awarded up to $120 million over five years to advance research and energy technology. The Department of Energy hopes...