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  1. Chicago Symposium Sept. 29 to Address Low-Income Cancer InequitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Northwestern University

    The Chicago Cancer Health Equity Collaborative , a National Cancer Institute-funded initiative to reduce cancer disparity in Chicago's low-income neighborhoods, will host its First Annual Community Report and Symposium from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29, at Chicago's Malcolm X College, 1900 W. Jackson Blvd. The free, all-day symposium will be open to the public and provide a detailed look at the ongoing work of the ChicagoCHEC partnership, led by researchers from the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, the University of Illinois at Chicago and Northeastern Illinois University.

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  2. Corporate Counsel Institute to Examine Data Breach ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Northwestern University

    Responses to Federal Trade Commission queries, updates in labor and employment law, hot topics in mergers and acquisitions, and an update on the U.S. Supreme Court are among key topics to be covered during the 55th annual Corporate Counsel Institute hosted by Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law . The institute, to be held Sept.

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  3. Emanuel Ax Awarded 2016 Jean Gimbel Lane Piano PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Northwestern University

    The Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music at Northwestern University has awarded renowned pianist Emanuel Ax the $50,000 Jean Gimbel Lane Prize in Piano Performance for 2016. Ax will spend two nonconsecutive weeks in residency at the Bienen School of Music and present a public recital on May 3, 2017.

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  4. Northwestern Holds 12th Annual Summer Writers' ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Northwestern University

    Northwestern University beckons writers of fiction, nonfiction and poetry to gather for three days of writing workshops at Writing Chicago: the Northwestern Summer Writers' Conference . The conference will take place July 28 to 30 on the Chicago campus in Wieboldt Hall, 339 E. Chicago Ave. The early registration period is through June 30. Eligible Northwestern employees can apply for 100 percent tuition reimbursement.

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  5. Medical Students Honor Body Donors in May 26 CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Northwestern University

    First-year medical students from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine will express their gratitude to the people who donated their bodies for the students' anatomy studies at a special ceremony 3 p.m. Thursday, May 26, in the Thorne Auditorium, 375 E. Chicago Ave., on the Northwestern University Chicago campus. Families of the donors also will attend the ceremony, which includes essay and poetry readings from medical students, musical performances and a flower ceremony and a slide show documenting students' experiences in the anatomy lab.

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  6. 'Full Circle' - Northwestern's Senior Dance ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Northwestern University

    Presented by the School of Communication , the program also will include a work by visiting guest artist Robyn Mineko Williams of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. "Full Circle" performances will take place at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 12; 8 p.m. Friday, May 13; and 8 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Marjorie Ward Marshall Dance Center's Ballroom Studio, 10 Arts Circle Drive, on Northwestern's Evanston campus.

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  7. "Sick By Seven" Part of A Red Orchid Theatre's Incubator SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Northwestern University

    Anxiety, phobias, mental illness, mysterious diseases and medication are among the issues explored by artists in "Sick by Seven," which premieres in Chicago as part of A Red Orchid Theatre's Incubator Series. The seven interconnected works combine live theater and video to investigate physical, mental and societal health in the modern world.

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  8. Block Museum Receives Major Gift of Contemporary ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Northwestern University

    Pioneering software innovator Peter Norton has donated 68 contemporary artworks from his personal collection to Northwestern University's Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art , a transformative gift that includes a wide variety of media from more than four dozen internationally known artists. Norton, also an author and philanthropist, gave a wide variety of media, including videos, sculpture, drawings, photographs and installations by 53 internationally known artists.

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  9. Bienen School Hosts Spring Orchestra ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Northwestern University

    The majestic sounds of classical and modern works for strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion will be performed by several student ensembles, including the Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra, Northwestern University Chamber Orchestra and Philharmonia. Hosted by the University's Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music , upcoming events will take place at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, 50 Arts Circle Drive on the Evanston campus, and the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Chicago's Millennium Park, 201 East Randolph St., as noted.

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  10. Bienen School Presents Spring Celebration EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Northwestern University

    A two-day workshop on sound and space; the world premiere of a commissioned work by David Lang that includes a visit by the composer; a performance of Mahler's Resurrection Symphony at the Pritzker Pavilion in Chicago's Millennium Park; and a three-day Horn Festival. They all continue a yearlong celebration of Northwestern University's new Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts .

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  11. Howard Tullman to Address Northwestern Law GradsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Northwestern University

    Howard A. Tullman, chief executive officer of 1871 , Chicago's world-renowned mega-incubator for tech startups, will deliver the main convocation address at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law , his alma mater, at 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 13, at the Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., in Chicago. Tullman, a 1967 graduate of Northwestern University's Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and a member of the Law School's class of 1970, heads up 1871, which provides entrepreneurs with the space, the opportunity, the network and other resources needed to build successful new businesses.

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  12. Securities Institute to Focus on Legal, Regulatory EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Northwestern University

    What do CEOs and general counsels expect from their lawyers? A conversation with the Securities and Exchange Commission's director of the division of corporation finance and a discussion about how activist shareholders target companies are among the highlights of the 36th The conference will be held Thursday and Friday, April 28 and 29, at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law , Thorne Auditorium, 375 E. Chicago Ave., in Chicago. Led by top corporate law practitioners, the institute is the preeminent securities law conference in the Midwest, bringing together senior officials from the SEC and leading securities practitioners.

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  13. Water Sustainability is Focus of New Research CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Northwestern University

    Water sustains all life on the planet, but the limited natural resource -- stretched and stressed by climate change, economic development and global population growth -- now is one of the world's most critical challenges. To catalyze research and education on complex water issues, Northwestern University has established the interdisciplinary Northwestern Center for Water Research .

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