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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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Graduate Students Launch New Lab Safety Initiative

A group of Northwestern graduate students has started a new safety initiative following a recent trip to DowDuPont, where they interacted with and learned...
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Research with Integrity

AVP Ann Adams brings a legal mind and mission-driven dedication to help advance Northwestern research Ann Adams is a protector with a passion for...
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Partnerships Position Northwestern for Global Impact

Diverse opportunities — like those in France — enrich the research experience for Northwestern faculty and students France could be considered a grand terminal...
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Science Becomes Art at SQI Gallery Night

The dark blue sea and luminous night sky in Nick Sather’s The Salty Night could just as easily hang alongside Van Gogh’s Starry Night...
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Teaming Up Against Incurable Odds

Nanotechnology and neurology come together in the fight against a deadly brain cancer Any potential cure for glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) — the most common...
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Chen Explores Costs of Striving, Arriving

The stress of poverty can last a lifetime. Even when  people are able to overcome the disadvantages of  their youth, many who “make it”...
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