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  1. ASA partners with Northwestern and UWRead the original story

    Sunday | University Business

    American Student Assistance, the leading nonprofit dedicated to eliminating finance as a barrier to education and the dreams it enables, is pleased to announce that Northwestern University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison are partnering with ASA's "Salt" program to provide financial education, support and student loan counseling free-of-charge to their students and alumni.


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    Sunday | Al Bawaba

    The Westernized definition of feminism, and misconceptions that surround Muslim feminists as being in opposition to Sharia' law, were challenged in a session at Northwestern University in Qatar. In her session, "How Not to Talk about Muslim Feminism," distinguished scholar and Islamic and U.S. constitutional law expert, Asifa Quraishi-Landes, spoke about the goal of women's empowerment within Muslim societies. 1 comment

  3. Do vouchers give kids better educations? Ohio test results are mixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    ... a key group of public schools - the very worst-performing ones - for statistical validity reasons. Northwestern University professor David Figlio also doesn't quantify how much ground students lose by going to voucher schools in terms that make ...


  4. Affrilachian poet Bianca Spriggs at ASU March 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Watauga Democrat

    ... She has written four well-received collections of poems, most recently "Call Her By Her Name" (Northwestern University Press, 2016) and "The Galaxy Is a Dance Floor" (Argos Books, 2016), from which she will read at 7:30 p.m. in Room 169 (Three Top ...


  5. James William CobbRead the original story

    Saturday | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... evening class in 1956. He received a Bachelor of Sciences in Business Administration degree from Northwestern University on June 18, 1961. He also graduated from the University of Illinois as a certified public accountant on Sept. 21, 1961, and the ...


  6. Facebook rape stirs questions about witnessing crimes onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | Post Register

    ... Facebook and show proof of a direct link to the crime, police said. Jeffrey Urdangen, a professor at Northwestern University's law school, said it is not illegal to watch such a video or to fail to report it to police. Genovese's death gave rise to ...


  7. For some airline passengers, new warnings bring new hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... travelers," said Akdenizli, an associate professor of communications at the Doha, Qatar, campus of Northwestern University. For those who must, there are ways to do a limited amount of work without laptops, tablets or other electronics. It is ...


  8. Not My Laptop! New Ban Troubles Airline PassengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | NewsFactor

    ... travelers," said Akdenizli, an associate professor of communications at the Doha, Qatar, campus of Northwestern University. "It's not just about watching movies, but also being able to get some work done." Of course, others may well revel in the ...


  9. Transgender passengers uneasy about TSA shift on pat-downsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 25 | The Washington Post

    ... checkpoints. (Photo courtesy of Hailey Melville) Hailey Melville, 25, a transgender student at Northwestern University's graduate school of journalism, said in an interview this week that she welcomed the TSA's stated efforts to treat transgender ...


  10. The college speech problem gets worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | New York Daily News

    ... then what, exactly, is the purpose of a liberal education? Kipnis, a communications professor at Northwestern University, first made headlines in 2015, when she published an essay entitled "Sexual Paranoia Strikes Academe" in The Chronicle of Higher ...


  11. Exercising 2.5 hours a week may slow Parkinson's disease1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 |

    New York, March 25: At least 150 minutes of weekly exercise may help people suffering from Parkinson's disease by improving mobility impairment and health-related quality of life, a study has showed. "We found that people with Parkinson's disease who maintained exercise 150 minutes per week had a smaller decline in quality of life and mobility over two years compared to people who did not exercise or exercised less," said lead investigator Miriam R. Rafferty from Northwestern University and Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, US.


  12. Zhang: Free speech fight lands in WellesleyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | Boston Herald

    ... the newest controversy is unfolding at Wellesley College. The dustup started when Laura Kipnis, a Northwestern University professor who has written critically of federal Title IX sexual assault investigations, came to speak during Censorship ...


  13. Two Southland teachers awarded Golden AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... and you're fantastic. I love to be a part of your world, and I love having you in my world." Northwestern University will provide the two women a tuition-free, spring-quarter sabbatical to study at Northwestern University and a $5,000 cash award. ...


  14. VSU honors president with installation ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... advisement and learn about study abroad opportunities. Abdullah, a native of Chicago, attended Northwestern University for his master's and doctoral studies. At 24, he became the youngest African-American to receive a Ph.D. in engineering. He earned ...


  15. For Whom the Beale Tolls: 9th Ward Alderman Still Isn't Happy With Red Light Cam ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Streets Blog Chicago

    Beale, who chairs the City Council's Transportation Committee, has been a leading critic of the red light cams , which a Northwestern University study released last week found resulted in a ten percent decrease in injury crashes. The study, commissioned by the city as part of various reforms to the program announced in 2015, also called for the relocation of some red lights and for the "grace period" after a light turns red to be extended from 0.1 seconds to 0.3 seconds.


  16. Northwestern's new business school home promises valuable lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the suburbs. Looking across the lagoon at the south side of the new Kellogg School of Management on Northwestern University's Evanston campus on March 22, 2017. Looking across the lagoon at the south side of the new Kellogg School of Management on ...


  17. Valerie Taylor Named Argonne National Laboratory's Mathematics and Computer Science Division DirectorRead the original story

    Friday Mar 24 | Newswise

    ... Texas A&M, Taylor was a professor in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department at Northwestern University for 11 years. While at Northwestern, she held a guest appointment with Argonne's MCS Division. Taylor also serves as the ...


  18. Dale Yahnke Honored In Barron'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | PR Log

    ... graduates from the University of Pennsylvania, Harvard University, the University of Chicago, and Northwestern University. "Dowling & Yahnke has always placed a premium on both academic and industry credentials, which has long differentiated our ...


  19. Wellesley College Insulates Students From Ideologically Noncompliant SpeakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Right Wing News

    ... and energy in rebutting the speakers' arguments." They point specifically to a recent appearance by Northwestern University professor Laura Kipnis , a self-described feminist who has criticized Title IX implementation and a "culture of sexual ...


  20. Startup Offers AI-Driven Email Messaging Email Marketing Daily a " 5 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | MediaPost

    Optimail was founded earlier this year by Jacob Zweig and Brock Ferguson, partners who met at Northwestern University. They also run a data science company called Strong Analytics.