Wildcat Welcome

Welcome Address by Associate Professor Nick Davis

"Enjoy everything you can. Investigate new areas. Ask for what you need. Say what you really think. Speak who you truly believe you are, and be open to who other people truly are. Throw us a ball; we’re here to throw it back."

Read the full address.

Voices of Weinberg

Mark-Hans Richer

Mark-Hans Richer '89

“Career development is not a linear thing, and neither is finding your passion in life,” says Mark-Hans Richer, who majored in history and is now the chief marketing officer for Harley-Davidson Motor Company.

Featured News & Events

Economist Robert Gordon

Growth Forecasts Deemed Unattainable

Northwestern economist Robert Gordon predicts that the U.S. economy will grow at just a 1.6 percent rate in the decade ahead, far less than the Congressional Budget Office’s prediction of 2.2 percent.

Single Laser Stops Molecular Tumbling Motion Instantly

Quantum control of molecules could lead to extremely fast computers, according to Northwestern researchers.


Sloss Graduate Research Symposium

Friday, September 26, 3:00 AM
Ph.D. students in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences will present their current research.
Harris Hall Auditorium, 1881 Sheridan Road. Free and open to the public. Reception to follow.

First-Year Focus

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Getting Started

Information for incoming students regarding placement and credit, courses, advising, and more.

Why Choose Weinberg?