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  1. The Pope's Perceptive Paragraph About Air ConditioningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I'm CEO of Digital Power Group, a tech and investment advisory, a Senior Fellow with the Manhattan Institute, a Faculty Fellow at the school of Engineering & Applied Science at Northwestern University, on the boards of the Marshall Institute, a think tank focused on space and missile defense, and Notre Dame's Reilly Center for Science, Technology & Ethics. I co-authored the energy-tech book "The Bottomless Well," was the tech strategist for a boutique venture fund, a tech advisor for Banc of America Securities, and co-authored a tech investment newsletter.

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  2. Doctors seek cause behind dramatic increase in ER trips for kids with food allergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... - especially in Illinois," said lead study author Dr. Ruchi Gupta, a professor of pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and a physician at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. "The big question is why and ...

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  3. BANGKOK: Thai lawyers group call for international observers to monitor trial of anti-coup studentsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    ... the villagers expressing support. In another related development, a small demonstration was held at Northwestern University in Chicago yesterday, calling for the release of the 14.

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  4. Andrew Koppelman Named Walder Award WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Northwestern University

    Andrew Koppelman , John Paul Stevens Professor of Law at the Northwestern University School of Law and professor of political science in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, has been named the 14th recipient of the Martin E. and Gertrude G. Walder Award for Research Excellence. This award, established in 2002 by Dr. Joseph A. Walder and given annually by the provost, recognizes excellence in research at Northwestern.

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  5. Technori recap: June 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Luna Lights was awarded a Design for America award and was co-founded by Donovan Morrison , a Northwestern University graduate. Gramovox is a consumer electronics startup that reimagines vintage audio design with modern technology. At Technori, ...

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  6. International observers urged to monitor students' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... the villagers expressing support. In another related development, a small demonstration was held at Northwestern University in Chicago yesterday, calling for the release of the 14. Users are solely responsible for their comments.We reserve the right ...

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  7. Wired For ExtremesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... than you think. According to Dr. Keegan Walden, who earned his PhD in clinical psychology from Northwestern University, extreme athletes and entrepreneurs may have similar brain function in the domain of what psychologists term "approach ...

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  8. Do Myanmar's Rohingya Really Need Citizenship Now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    As a contributing writer to Forbes Asia magazine, I have reported on seafood and cineplexes, mining and medical tourism, philanthropists and the assets of the Thai royal family. I live in Thailand but formerly worked in Hong Kong, Tokyo and Washington, D.C. I have a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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  9. $15 Million Grant To Aid Cardiovascular HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Northwestern University

    The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has awarded Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine a $15 million grant to establish a new multidisciplinary consortium focused on quality improvement and the prevention of strokes and heart attacks. The consortium, known as the Healthy Hearts in the Heartland, will assist 300 independent clinics and health care centers in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin in implementing projects to improve cardiovascular health in the population.

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  10. The month opens with play openings and other theater eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... can see Shakespeare 's Antony and Cleopatra thanks to the Stratford Festival broadcast screening on Northwestern University's Evanston campus. For more information, visit www.wirtz.northwestern.edu .

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  11. Leadership Park City XXI introduces Neighbor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Park Record

    ... said. "We felt we had a great legacy to live up to." "When I was an American Culture major at Northwestern University, we examined all aspects of American culture and one of the things we studied was how architecture affected communities," Maziarz ...

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  12. At Ramadan, An Online Petition For Female RecitersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Switched

    ... organization for Muslims in the U.S. - caused a stir when Tahera Ahmad, a female chaplain at Northwestern University, performed a public recitation of the Quran at its annual conference. Some Muslims reject the female Quran reciters because they may ...

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  13. Former Blue Bomber, Argo Dick Thornton dies at age 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Weyburn Review

    ... Thornton was an All-American standout as a quarterback, free safety and special teams performer at Northwestern University in Illinois. He was drafted in the sixth round of the 1961 NFL draft by the Cleveland Browns - who immediately traded his ...

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  14. What happens when you drink alcohol after you work outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    ... found research by David E. Conroy, PhD, a professor in Preventive Medicine-Behavioral Medicine at Northwestern University. The good news: having the occasional drink or two after a workout is an inarguably fun way to treat yourself after a grueling ...

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  15. Breathless outrage accompanies investigation of 'A Murder in the Park'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    Tabloid breathlessness meets advocacy outrage in the documentary "A Murder in the Park," which revisits a 1982 Chicago double homicide and argues against a notorious death penalty reversal, a case that led Illinois' then-Gov. George Ryan to commute all death row sentences. Anthony Porter was convicted in 1983 of the late-night shooting deaths of two teenagers in Washington Park, but he was freed in 1999 after a reexamination of the case by Northwestern University journalism students under the tutelage of professor David Protess.

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  16. Northwestern Authors Speak Out On 'The Fabulous Future?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Northwestern University

    EVANSTON, Ill. --- Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro and Professor Gary Saul Morson are speaking out on the world to come in 25 years in their new book, "The Fabulous Future? America and the World in 2040."

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  17. The unwanted consumer? Beware the harbingers of failure, warn researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Food Industry

    ... new products that prove unsuccessful," said the team, led by first author Eric Anderson from Northwestern University, USA. "Their early adoption of a new product is a strong signal that a product will fail - the more they buy, the less likely the ...

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  18. Pediatric Acute Stroke Protocol Activation in a Children's Hospital...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Circulation

    From the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine ; Divisions of Pediatric Neurology and Pediatric Emergency Medicine , Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN; Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, MO ; Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL ; Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology and Radiologic Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN ; and Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock .

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  19. Josh Reynolds Named Associate Head Baseball CoachRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Northwestern University

    ... young men for the program, have them enjoy their student-athlete experience and earn a degree from Northwestern University." Reynolds comes to Northwestern after serving as an assistant coach at Kansas State since 2011. He helped those Wildcats ...

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  20. From Uptown to Broadway, Mary Louise Wilson's memoir tells allRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NOLA.com

    ... it!" He also told her she should go to a school with a good theater department. That led her to Northwestern University and a career on stage and in movies and television that is still going strong: Wilson, 83, is doing eight performances a week on ...

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