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McCormick Graduates Celebrate 163rd Commencement

During a ceremony on June 13, Dean Julio M. Ottino and keynote speaker Bruce Mau commended graduates for overcoming challenges and shared optimism over their potential to bring change to the world.Read more

A More Robust Memory Device for AI Systems

Researchers have developed a new magnetic memory device based on antiferromagnetic materials that could bolster memory-intensive computing applications, including artificial intelligence and cryptocurrency mining.Read more

Novel Smart Cement can be Used to Build More Durable Roads

By introducing nanoparticles into ordinary cement, Northwestern Engineering researchers have formed a smarter, more durable, and highly functional cement.Read more

Alert System Linked to Operational Hospitals, Lives Saved

The system tracks the number of new daily COVID-19 hospital admissions and triggers changes in guidance when admissions cross specific threshold values.Read more

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Spring 2021: Resilient and United


Spring 2021

Resilient and United: Pivoting to Face the Pandemic

Over the past year, our community became more resourceful and resilient than ever. Our durable spirit has inspired whole-brain thinking—personally and professionally. This issue of our magazine is full of stories that show how well our community has faced COVID-19 together and adjusted with creativity and perseverance.

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