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‘Lifting Up Native Science’

‘Lifting Up Native Science’

Native Hawaiian researcher Josiah Hester discusses the importance of supporting Native American and Indigenous people in STEM.
Nov 24, 2020
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Education
Three Northwestern Engineering Professors Named AAAS Fellows

Three Northwestern Engineering Professors Named AAAS Fellows

Professors Kenneth Forbus, Jiaxing Huang, and Michael Jewett were recognized by the AAAS, which honors faculty who have made significant contributions to science and its applications.
Nov 24, 2020
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Honors and Awards
Historical Bias Overlooks Genes Related to COVID-19

Historical Bias Overlooks Genes Related to COVID-19

New research shows that genes are studied based on ease of experimentation rather than relevance to disease.
Nov 24, 2020
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Research
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Northwestern Engineering Magazine

Spring 2020: Rising to the Challenge

Northwestern Engineering applies whole-brain thinking to challenges ranging from moving classes online to proposing solutions to the health and logistics problems stemming from the pandemic.McCormick Magazine

Lab Tour: Materials Science Teaching Lab

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering’s renovated teaching lab is designed to promote active learning and facilitate student work groups.

Engineering Stroke Recovery

Discipline, determination, and drive combine with biomedical innovation to enhance and accelerate physical therapy.

Synthetic Biology Comes of Age

Northwestern's Center for Synthetic Biology aims to have a dramatic impact on medicine, the environment, and education.

Eyes Forward: Expert Insights on Engineering's Future

Northwestern Engineering faculty members look at what to expect from materials, energy, and more in the coming decade.
 

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What is Synthetic Biology?

What is Synthetic Biology?

Northwestern synthetic biologists explain the field's rapid rise.
Using Data to Make the Justice System More Just

Using Data to Make the Justice System More Just

Northwestern-led team work to make US court documents free and open to the public.
Prehistoric Clutter Might Have Made Us Smarter

Prehistoric Clutter Might Have Made Us Smarter

Malcolm MacIver finds hunting in terrestrial environments may have given rise to brain evolution.
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