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Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

...athletics.The lawsuit was part of a tide of pressure on the NCAA to change the amateur model. Football players at Northwestern University have pushed to be allowed to unionize, and other lawsuits have claimed that athletes have a right to better...
My Turn: Oligarchy in America

A recent study done by two professors at Princeton University and Northwestern University concluded that the USA is an oligarchy, not a democracy. The conclusion was reached after the researchers reviewed answers to...
Photo: Former Alaskan swimmers reunite

...Lights Swim Team, now with Northwestern University), Genny Szymanski (Haines...Dolphins Swim Team, now with Northwestern University), and Kyle O'Brien (Glacier Swim Club, with now Northwestern University) posed for a picture recently...
Tongue piercing lets the paralyzed drive wheelchairs

...researchers from Atlanta's Shepherd Center for spinal injuries, the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Northwestern University.DiSanto, an electrical engineer who became paralyzed from the neck down in a 2009 diving accident, said the...
Women and Sunshine Week

...College Park. She is the author of "Women of the Washington Press: Politics, Prejudice, and Persistence" (Northwestern University Press, 2012). This article is produced in partnership with for Sunshine Week.
Gene-testing dispute focuses on how much a patient should know

...analyze all that information, they should get consent from the patient," said Sherman Elias, a geneticist at Northwestern University in Chicago who co-wrote the essay criticizing the guidelines. "This is a question of whether patients have...
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Academic Honors

Rebecca Blasco graduated magna cum Laude from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., on June 21. She received a bachelor's degree in English, and was awarded honors from the English Department...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., for...of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., for...of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., for...
Awards, honors and graduates

Rebecca Blasco of Juneau has been named to the dean's list at Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., for the spring semester. Aksel Arnesen of Juneau is a recipient of a $1,000 USAA Educational...
JDHS senior O'Brien to swim for Northwestern

...School senior Kyle O'Brien recently has signed a letter of intent and accepted a scholarship offer to attend Northwestern University. Sound off on the important issues at O'Brien is a two-time high school All-American and was voted Alaska's...


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