Summer 2016

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A New Window to the Universe

Northwestern played role in gravitational wave discovery

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These first-generation college seniors have thrived

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Drawing Outside the Box

Ozge Samanci works at intersection of art, technology

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Update: The Campaign for Northwestern

‘We Will’ Campaign provides life-changing opportunities

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Campus Life

Stories That Matter

Social Justice News Nexus shines a light on inequality

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Then: The People's Princess

Diana reigned for three days in Chicago.

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A New Cancer Predictor

Biological-chronological age discrepancy signals risk

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Collections: Sexism

From the dollhouse to the White House

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A Drone in Every Home

Robotics grad launches Rook, a flying security camera

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Point of Attack

Laurie Schiller wraps up storied fencing coaching career

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Wilimovsky ‘Stoked’ for Olympic Swim

Northwestern swimmer won 2015 open water world title

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Bunker Basics

Pat Goss offers a few tips on getting out of the beach

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Student startup provides airline miles for home purchase

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Alumni Life

NAA Gives Alumni, Students an Edge

Career development programs tap Northwestern community

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My Northwestern Direction: John Sabraw

Transforming pollution into paint

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Dan Lawson: Star Costume Designer

Costume designer dressed The Good Wife

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Alumni Updates

Phil Yu, Brian d'Arcy James and Daniel Pink

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Quentin Young and Eric Lund

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Purple Prose

Trying to Keep on Growing

Exonerated prisoners face hard life with little support

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