For the second time, Northwestern University’s Chad A. Mirkin, a world-renowned leader in nanotechnology research and its application, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Defense as a fellow in the department’s National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellows (NSSEFF) program. Support over five years will enable Mirkin to conduct transformative basic research. 

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WriterWorkshops and panels will be tailored to writers of all genres

New Counseling@Northwestern program through the Family Institute at Northwestern

A dozen top students will trace “life cycle” of art in college prep seminar

Researchers advocate for more scientific research on consciousness

Gene identified in worm sheds light on phenomenon of tissue regeneration

Department of Energy to fund projects that help enable advances in energy production

Minority residents respond to follow-up to complete at-home screening test