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.
Kesley Gradwohl is a key defensive player on the Northwestern women's field hockey team. In addition to her prowess on the turf, she spent the summer conducting research on memory retention under the supervision of renowned neuroscientist Ken Paller. Read the first in a series of Q&As 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.
Reuters News has ranked Northwestern University the most innovative university in the world. The rankings used proprietary analysis tools to measure factors such as patent volume and success, research article volume and patent citations, and research collaboration with industry.
First year of Northwestern residency includes three concerts, master classes Students, faculty, staff, community members crowd Northwestern rooftop for viewing event Bus route extends from campus to Ryan Field, to Evanston business district and beyond
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
Student Enrichment Services (SES) message to students: “You’re not alone”
Online class features 3-D animation, demystifies sex organs, contraception, fertility, STD’s