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African Fellows Bring Talent and Entrepreneurial Optimism

Ama Duncan was blown away by the Windy City. “I am looking at the buildings and I feel like I am in Europe,” says...
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Fresh Air: ORS, Facilities Management, Partner on Lab Improvements

The Scheidt Research Group excels because of its chemistry. As graduate students and postdoctoral fellows engage in dozens of experiments each day — working...
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Northwestern, Fermi National Accelerator Lab Launch New Research Center

Partnership expected to advance wide range of science, including medicine, energy Northwestern University and the Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) have...
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Northwestern’s Renowned Music Library Offers Haven for Scholars

Members of one of rock and roll’s greatest bands used crinkled paper from ordinary notepads to jot down lyrics for their hits. The proof...
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Thinking Small About Big Cities

Environmental nanoscientist explores how new materials may change the world — for better or worse Earth is home to trillions of renewable energy users....
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Destiny Peery Brings Interdisciplinary Approach to Law and Bias

Law is built on precedent, the idea that past court rulings should inform how future cases are interpreted. So how can you move a...
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Malthouse Brings Rigorous Statistical Analysis, Methodology to Marketing

A running joke inside Medill’s Integrated Marketing Communications program is that Professor Malthouse turns people into nerds. By the time they’ve completed his first-quarter...
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Lasers, Chemical Compounds Bring Kozorovitskiy Inside the Brain

For neurobiologist Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy, every answer has a question. It’s an approach fundamental to her research on neuromodulators, a subset of neuronal communicators that...
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Architecture Reveals Rich Social History of People, Places

Buildings tell tales. From castles to cathedrals, modern skyscrapers to modest bungalows, structures are a ubiquitous physical manifestation of social relationships, community values, and...
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Trivial Times: Fake News Guides Real Opinions in Digital Media Environment

For journalists, fake news is a pandemic. Although the majority of “fake” content is generated by small-scale websites, its influence on public discourse is...
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Exploring the DNA of Discovery

SHC Program: Deep thinking about how we know Conceptually, at least, the roots of the Internet are sunk deep into 300-year-old soil. Early modern...
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Ask an Expert: How do religion and politics inform international relations?

Law, religion, and US foreign policy may seem to belong to different worlds, yet they combine to shape the lives of vast numbers of...
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