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The Uninvited Visitor

Wisecup explores unseen side of Native American texts Sometimes the literature of a marginalized people shows up in the actual margins. Lists, recipes, compilations,...
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Water World

Packman takes analytical approach to liquid assets For some, a river is a place of quiet reflection. For others, it’s a place of adventure...
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Mind Reader

We hate less when we think more, says Kellogg professor These days Adam Waytz doesn’t have far to look for rich research material. Interest...
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Stupp Leading Bioactive Revolution

The materials in Sam Stupp’s lab often take on a life of their own, helping to promote a range of processes from tissue regeneration...
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BMI Blues: New dads often battle weight gain

Welcoming a new baby into the world can bring transcendent joy — and present some weighty challenges. For many first-time fathers, that weight can...
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ISITA Welcomes New Director

Northwestern University has appointed political scientist Zekeria Ahmed Salem, political science, as director of the Institute for the Study of Islamic Thought in Africa...
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Chicago Humanities Festival Commences with Northwestern Day

A trio of Northwestern faculty members will help kickoff this year’s Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) on October 28. Beth Shakman Hurd, political science; Debra...
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D’Aquila, Hockberger Named Research AVPs

Northwestern University has announced the addition of two associate vice presidents to the Office for Research. The promotions of Richard D’Aquila, medicine: infectious diseases,...
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Northwestern Appoints Nathalia Henry New IRB Executive Director

Following an extensive national search, Northwestern University has named Nathalia Henry as its new executive director of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) Office. Henry...
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Enhanced Research Shop Opens Doors

Facility designed to custom-make scientific tools that support cutting-edge discovery From the impeccably marked safety routes to the pristine lighting, Northwestern’s renovated Research Shop...
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Northwestern Launches Digital Research Repository

Initiative advances access to wide-ranging open scholarship materials A new web-based service from Northwestern University Libraries is offering a simple solution for researchers wanting...
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Freedom’s Chains

Slavery scholar Harris examines the stunning contradiction at the heart of American history Northwestern historian Leslie Harris started planning her escape to New York...
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