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New Method Uses DNA, Gold Nanoparticles and Top-Down Lithography to Fabricate Optically Active Structures

Northwestern University researchers have developed a first-of-its-kind technique for creating entirely new classes of optical materials and devices that could lead to light bending and cloaking devices — news to make the ears of Star Trek’s...
18-Jan-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Bariatric Surgery Prolongs Lifespan in Obese

Obese, middle-age men and women who had bariatric surgery have half the death rate of those who had traditional medical treatment over a 10-year period, reports a study that answers questions about the long-term risk of the surgery. 
16-Jan-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Bienen School of Music’s Third Annual Skyline Piano Artist Series Continues

Northwestern University’s Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music continues its third annual Skyline Piano Artist Series, featuring five programs by internationally acclaimed virtuosos of the piano, Jan. 20 to May 12, at the Mary B. Galvin Recital...
12-Jan-2018 3:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

Kellogg Raises a Record $75 Million in Fiscal Year 2017


The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University raised $75 million in the fiscal year 2017, setting a fundraising record for Kellogg, thanks in part to Larry W. ’92 and Beth Gies, who donated $15 million.
12-Jan-2018 1:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Chad Mirkin to Receive Prestigious Remsen Memorial Lecture Award


Northwestern University’s Chad A. Mirkin will receive the prestigious Remsen Memorial Lecture Award for his outstanding discoveries in chemistry.
11-Jan-2018 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Power and Oppression of Women Explored in Wirtz Center’s First Production of 2018

EVANSTON - Called “a play about witches, with no witches in it” by playwright Caryl Churchill, “Vinegar Tom” follows the lives of seven characters, four of whom will be executed, in 17th century England. Northwestern University’s Wirtz...
11-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Kellogg Global Hub achieves LEED Platinum status


The Kellogg School of Management’s Global Hub has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification.
11-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow to keynote MLK Observance


Northwestern University will commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a two-week schedule of events Jan. 15 to 31. Many events are free and open to the public.
10-Jan-2018 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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