Northwestern’s study abroad program in Cuba is the first of its kind to be awarded one of President Barack Obama’s signature education initiative grants following a historic shift in U.S. / Cuba relations. The award will help subsidize study abroad for more low-income students and faculty collaborations.

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University HallAwards celebrate excellence, innovation and influence in undergraduate teaching
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Design mimics pumping mechanism of life-sustaining proteins found in living cells

Awards fund development of creative interdisciplinary courses over the summer

Technology could lead to new way of doing ‘lab on a chip’ medical diagnostics

Substance use disorders are the only disorders that predict future violence in youth

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