The weather extremes of the past few years -- excessive heat, flooding, unexpected snowstorms, fierce or misplaced hurricanes -- are nature’s way of testing the resistance and resilience of our nation’s infrastructure.
Members of the new Youth Entrepreneurship Summer camp program tested their ideas Tuesday evening before 150 supporters of the camp's sponsor Youth Organization Umbrella at the John Evans alumni center at Northwestern University.
Gifted students in a summer engineering program at Northwestern University raced their model cars Wednesday on an 80-foot track in the basement of the Sheil Catholic Center on the university’s Evanston campus in a test of Newton’s Third Law of Mot
Can’t figure your way from a map to reality? All is not lost. Training is effective for improving spatial skills, Northwestern University researchers found through the first comprehensive analysis of studies of such interventions.
The Mitchell Museum of the American Indian in Evanston will offer special activities for youngsters Tuesday through Friday, August 21-24 and 28–31, during the last weeks of summer break for students in Evanston/Skokie School District 65.
A team of students, staff and administrators from Northwestern University joined similar teams from 32 institutions from across the country in Washington, D.C., this month to focus on improving the health of their students by reducing harm associa
The excitement of the 2012 Olympic games will not be lost on residents of The Mather, where a number of events in August at the Evanston continuing-care facility will focus on the London-based extravaganza.