New Online Training Available for Research Administrators
Posted September 11, 2020
The Research Integrity team in the Office for Research has created a revamped, holistic and engaging online training program designed to provide University colleagues...
Northwestern’s Commitment to an Inclusive, Global Academic Community
Posted June 2, 2020
Read an English-Mandarin translation To members of the Northwestern international community, In light of the U.S. government’s recent proclamation on the suspension of entry “of certain students and...
Milan Mrksich named Northwestern’s Vice President for Research
Posted May 14, 2020
Award-winning scientist has overseen University’s research portfolio through COVID-19 pandemic Milan Mrksich has been named Northwestern University’s Vice President for Research, Interim Provost Kathleen...
Northwestern Research Predicts New State of Matter
Posted April 20, 2020
Physicist Jim Sauls takes a dip into the weird world of quantum liquids and ‘quantized vortices.’ His exciting findings could lead to advanced technologies...
How Art Helps Keep Northwestern Safe
Posted April 16, 2020
A key University team includes a design-centric approach to protect and propel the research enterprise By Matt Golosinski Art and science converge for Research...
Body Armor Grown in a Lab? Why Not, Say Synthetic Biologists
Posted April 14, 2020
A Northwestern research collaboration with the Defense Department aims at teaching cells new tricks to create breakthrough materials with diverse applications By Ed...
How Manmade Chemicals Alter Our Microbial World
Posted February 14, 2020
At this month’s Science Café, McCormick’s Erica Hartmann reveals the life-or-death dynamics most of us can’t usually see — and why these matter for...
The Sky is No Limit
Posted February 12, 2020
New remote observatory compresses distances to connect Evanston and Hawaii, allowing Northwestern researchers to venture boldly into space without leaving home By: Lydia Rivers,...
Animal Care Excellence
Posted February 11, 2020
CCM’s portfolio of quality services offers researchers humane expertise that advances discovery By Matt Golosinski If you’ve got rats, Northwestern’s Center for Comparative Medicine is...
Understanding and Combating Virulent Viruses
Posted January 28, 2020
A Q& A with Gregory Smith, PhD, professor of Microbiology-Immunology The spread of the coronavirus from China is raising fears of a global pandemic....
Cracking the ‘Ultimate Code’
Posted January 22, 2020
Pioneering neurobiologist Indira Raman draws upon her interest in math and language to reveal how the brain turns cell signals into information and action...