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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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Mandela's mortality is South Africa's fear many other things, he will always be cherished.? Douglas Foster, associate professor of journalism at Northwestern University, is the author of "After Mandela: The Struggle for Freedom in Post-Apartheid South Africa," which will...
Academic Honors

...spring semester 2002. Rebecca J. Blasco of Juneau, a student in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University, has been named to the dean's list for the winter quarter of the 2001-2002 academic year.
Court OKs no-knock searches

...victory but did not have the vote of Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, a moderate conservative. Ronald Allen, a Northwestern University Law professor, said the ruling "suggests those four would be happy to consider overturning" a 1961 Supreme...
Collaborative process needed for tourism

...especially noteworthy coming after Sept. 11 and the feelings of patriotism generated by the national disaster. Northwestern University has studied the problem of non-voting in America since 1996. A recent report of their study includes some...
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...
Strumfeld, Morley married

...Colorado State University with a bachelor of science degree and received his master's in secondary education from Northwestern University. He teaches at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. The couple will make their home in Juneau.
Lawman from Arizona to be new assistant police chief

...police department. Decker has a bachelor's degree from the University of Phoenix. He also graduated from the Northwestern University of Police Staff and Command. His swearing-in ceremony is tentatively scheduled for Jan. 29.


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