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Two Simple Building Blocks Produce Complex 3-D Material

Northwestern University scientists have built a structurally complex material from two simple building blocks that is the lowest-density metal-organic framework ever made.
22-May-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Northwestern Nurse Among First Casualties in WWI

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Northwestern University Libraries is holding a centennial celebration and wreath laying ceremony to remember nurse Helen Burnett Wood, whose death was among the first affiliated with an American unit in World War I, on Saturday, May 20.
19-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Symposium Tackles Water Scarcity in the Middle East

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An interdisciplinary group of experts will explore the wide-reaching ramifications of water scarcity in the Middle East as well as potential social, political and technological solutions to this critical issue at a public daylong symposium May 24 at...
8-May-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Hagan, Rosenzweig Elected to National Academy of Sciences

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John L. Hagan and Amy C. Rosenzweig, faculty members in Northwestern University’s Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, have been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences. Membership in the academy is one of the highest honors...
5-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Heather Pinkett Receives a Hartwell Research Award

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Heather W. Pinkett, an associate professor of molecular biosciences at Northwestern University, has received a 2016 Hartwell Individual Biomedical Research Award for her work advancing children’s health.
4-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Northwestern to Showcase Learning Apps at TEACHx Conference

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TEACHx, a day to spotlight technological innovations in teaching and learning and to inspire new connections between leaders in the field at Northwestern University and beyond, returns to the Evanston campus this month.
3-May-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Acclaimed Poets to Honor Gwendolyn Brooks

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Gwendolyn Brooks, one of the most influential poets of the 20th century, will be recognized by contemporary poets with a day of literary events May 4 at Northwestern University. The events are free and open to the public.
28-Apr-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Northwestern Economist Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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Charles Manski, the Board of Trustees Professor of Economics in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University, has been named a Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association (AEA).
24-Apr-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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