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EVANSTON, Ill., and LANDOVER, Md. - July 22, 2014 - The Family Institute at Northwestern University and 2U, Inc. , announced today that they will partner to deliver a new online Master of Arts in Counseling degree program, Counseling@Northwestern, which will begin accepting applications in fall 2014 for classes beginning in spring 2015.
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For the second time, Northwestern University's Chad A. Mirkin , a world-renowned leader in nanotechnology research and its application, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Defense as a fellow in the department's National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellows program.
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Thinking people of a spiritual, religious and philosophical nature agree there are occurrences in life for which there are no reasonable explanations.
President Barack Obama will award medals on Monday to prominent figures in the arts and humanities, including two Chicagoans: Joan Harris, a leading patron of the arts, and Darlene Clark Hine, a Northwestern University professor who explores the history of African-American women.
"Name everything you can think of that is alive." How would a child respond to this question? Would his or her list be full of relatives, animals from movies and books, or perhaps neighborhood pets? Would the poppies blooming on the front steps make the list or the oak tree towering over the backyard? The children's responses in a recent study ... (more)
What do you do about a fifth-grade Marquis de Sade? That's the question that playwright Johnna Adams eventually comes around to in her popular but erratic 75-minute drama "Gidion's Knot," now being acted with unimpeachable bite at Forum Theatre.
HISTORY MATTERS/BACK TO THE FUTURE, a coalition of theatre professionals, has announced the creation of the Judith Barlow Prize which will award $2,500 annually to a student playwright of a one-act play inspired by the work of an historic woman playwright whom she/he has studied.
Limited to just 20 watches, the Inversion Principle, made from a repurposed AK-47, was designed by Adrian Glessing, and beginning April 2013, went on sale for $350,000.
Susan joined News 10 as a reporter in April 2014. She is no stranger to the Midwest, having earned her Master of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University.
Sergeant Darryl Harlan and Sergeant Ted Waters of the College of Lake County Police Department recently graduated from a 10-week, law-enforcement leadership training program at Northwestern University's Center for Public School of Police Staff and Command.
Good parenting and life skills coaching seem to reduce inflammation in children from low-income families, a new study suggests.
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In the fictitious world of "Elements," the government creates a secret agency to find, train and surgically alter people to act as living, breathing weapons of mass destruction, able to see elements and manipulate them with their minds to create lethal combustions.
Musicians On Call, a nonprofit providing live music to the seriously ill, hopes to aggressively expand to other major cities across the U.S. next year.
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