Heralded by trumpets and featuring a performance by music students, Northwestern dedicated the Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts on Sept. 24. The architecturally striking building, located on the shore of Lake Michigan, is the home of the Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music and the theatre and performance studies departments and administrative offices of the School of Communication.
After completing only two years of college, Odette Zero was able conduct her own global health research project abroad by drawing on her life experience as well as her work as a research assistant at Northwestern. Part of a Q&A series profiling undergraduate researchers.
The MFA in Documentary Media program takes an innovative approach to documentary filmmaking by looking at the interaction between fiction and nonfiction elements in telling a story. Under the direction of industry-proven instructors like its founder and director Debra Tolchinsky, MFA candidates learn to challenge traditional models and discover powerful narratives through interactive and emerging methods.
A cutting-edge musical written by the Grammy Award-winning rock band Green Day, fresh takes on Greek and Shakespeare classics, a new production of a popular Imagine U family show and more are part of the School of Communication's 2015-16 Mainstage season.
The University will participate for the first time in the Chicago Architecture Foundation's popular Open House Chicago program Oct. 17 and 18. Three historic buildings on the Evanston campus will be open to visitors: Alice Millar Chapel, Deering Library and Dearborn Observatory.
First year of Northwestern residency includes three concerts, master classes Bus route extends from campus to Ryan Field, to Evanston business district and beyond
New site aims to increase knowledge and dispel miconceptions about living kidney donation
Faculty and staff asked to review and update benefit selections for the next plan year
Tribute to Israeli author Sami Michael, international gathering to be held this week
Fine co-founded the world’s first department of materials science at Northwestern
International prize recognizes advances in nanotechnology for medicine and biology
Northwestern forms a task force to examine needs, enhance resources for families
National Theatre Live broadcasts feature Helen Mirren, Benedict Cumberbatch and more
Campus newspaper renames newsroom for donors Holly and John Madigan