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Northwestern Summit Promotes Research Impact and Engagement

Inaugural Broader Impacts Forum offers strategic framework, networking to align scholarship with societal needs Creating knowledge that benefits society is integral to Northwestern’s research...
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2017: A Year of Discovery

Great research universities improve lives and transform society. They are engines of innovation that advance human understanding, spur invention, and solve important challenges of...
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Breaking into the Cell

Combining mathematics, physics, engineering, and molecular bioscience, Madhav Mani aspires to create a new language that will shape the study of multicellular development for...
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Can Conversation Over Coffee Be a Federal Crime?

That depends, cautions Lane Campbell, director of the Office for Export Controls Compliance Since September 11, 2001, the US government has increasingly viewed export...
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Sustainability Expert Shows How to Fight Climate Change at Home

“Homeowners can have sustainability without compromise,” says Dick Co, faculty director of House by Northwestern (HBN), the university’s first ever entry into the US...
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New NIH Polices Take Effect January 25

New rules bring various benefits, new reporting requirements In 2018, the National Institutes of Health continues a series of initiatives meant to enhance the...
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Attacking Addiction

Northwestern Medicine’s Hans Breiter explores what causes addiction — and what can break it Hans Breiter, director of the Warren Wright Adolescent Center and...
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Making the Case for Space

In Chicago and Evanston, Northwestern is creating nearly 1 million square feet of research space to support pioneering discovery Things feel a bit different...
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Spotlight on Safety

Chicago and Evanston lab leaders earn distinction More than a dozen Northwestern research laboratories have been recognized for their commitment to excellence in safety...
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Research Institute’s Bold Approach to Discovery Matched by Teaching Mission

Rigorous CLP training program spans disciplines to help graduate students launch careers — in the lab and beyond As a biologist in the lab...
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Zelivyanskaya Named Office for Research Star

For Marina Zelivyanskaya, the process is often as rewarding as the finished product. In October, Zelivyanskaya’s exceptional ability to help research labs maintain their...
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Scholar Watkins-Hayes Named Associate Vice President for Research

  Celeste Watkins-Hayes, sociology and African American studies, has been named an associate vice president for research. She will begin her new role on...
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