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From baller to small business owners: NFL players find second careers as entrepreneurs

...pre-recession levels, says George, who has also been a college football analyst on Fox Sports and earned an MBA from Northwestern University in 2011.YOU'RE THE BOSS NOW: Ainsley Battles' football career and its unexpected end helped him prepare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/baller-small-business-owne
NCAA has come full circle in football with its playoff

...of 5,500, including Naismith himself ? the two regional winners met in the inaugural championship game at Northwestern University's Patten Gymnasium in Evanston, Ill.The final score: Oregon Webfoots 46, Ohio State Buckeyes 33.Slow-forward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-03/ncaa-has-come-full-circle
Online resources cater to high schoolers studying college options

...down apply to lots of schools as a way to hedge their bets.Halle Lukasiewicz, 18, said she remembers the day Northwestern University, a private research university in Illinois and her top choice, began e-mailing acceptance letters. A chatroom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-01/how-pick-college-data-crunchers-hop
Comedian Williams was in early stages of Parkinson's disease, wife says

...make the diagnosis.Dr. Tanya Simuni, director of the Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center at Northwestern University's medical school in Chicago, said patients often react to the diagnosis with surprise and despair.Depression...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-14/comedian-williams-was-early-stages-
George Fromm

...Fromm attended college at the University of Houston and University of Hawaii while in the Navy and finished at Northwestern University. In retirement life, he continued his passion for golf and bowling. In 2006, Mr. Fromm published a full-length...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172498213
Dee Griffin hired as Augusta Fire Department's public information officer

...Conception Catholic School and Aquinas High School, then Fisk University and a journalism master's program at Northwestern University, co-anchored for WJBF with former mayor Bob Young during the mid-1990s. She went on to stations in Hartford...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-24/dee-griffin-hired-august
Bid to unionize to be reviewed by National Labor Relations Board

WASHINGTON - The National Labor Relations Board has granted Northwestern University's request that it review its ruling that football players at the university are essentially employees of the school with full...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-24/bid-unionize-be-reviewed-
Heated words exchanged in federal case between Northwestern, group trying to unionize college athletes

WASHINGTON - Northwestern University and a group trying to unionize college athletes are trading accusations as the National Labor Relations Board considers the school's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-17/heated-words-exchanged-fe
Alzheimer's buddy program pairs patients, students

...worldwide.The two are part of a "buddy" program pairing doctors-to-be with dementia patients, pioneered at Northwestern University and adopted at a handful of other medical schools.Besides offering students a unique perspective on a disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-03-09/alzheimers-buddy-program-pairs-pati
Unsportsmanlike conduct

...week's ruling by the National Labor Relations Board is allowed to stand.The NLRB ruled football players at Northwestern University are "employees" of the school and, as such, can form a union.It essentially turns amateurs into professionals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-27/unsportsmanlike-condu