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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

Sarah Topol '12

Why Northwestern Students Love Classics

“For everyone who is a classics major, it’s something that seeps into your soul,” says Sarah Topol ’12. Watch video

Featured News & Events

Chris Abani

Chris Abani Named a 2014 USA Ford Fellow

The Weinberg College professor and author is among 34 artists who will receive a $50,000 from United States Artists to support their work and professional development.

Mysterious Midcontinent Rift is a Geological Hybrid

Earth and Planetary Science Professor Seth Stein helps to explain the evolution of a 2,000-mile-long underground crack that starts in Lake Superior and extends all the way to Oklahoma and Alabama.

Physicist Wins 2014 Early Career Investigator Award

Nathaniel Stern, assistant professor of physics and astronomy, has received the 2014 Northwestern-Argonne Early Career Investigator Award for Energy Research for his proposal to investigate the use of monolayer semiconductor quantum dots to improve solar efficiency.

Panel discussion with experts from Brandeis University, Northwestern University and the Chicago Council for Global Affairs.
A talk by Margherita Zanasi, associate professor of history at Louisiana State University. Sponsor: Asian Studies Program

First-Year Focus

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Getting Started

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

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