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Designing the First Artificial Ribosome

Michael Jewett's engineered ribosome may enable the production of new drugs and next-generation biomaterials.read more

Allergan to Acquire Naurex

The transaction represents the culmination of more than 30 years of neuropharmaceutical development in the laboratory of Northwestern Engineering professor Joseph Moskal.read more

Searching for Life Beyond Our Solar System

A grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation will fund an ultra-sensitive camera to image distant planets.read more

Learning from Biology to Accelerate Discovery

New paper explores the strategies nature employs to achieve different mechanical functions.read more

Haptics Researchers Hit Campus

Northwestern hosted the 2015 World Haptics Conference, attracting 450 attendees from all around the globe.read more

Whole-Brain Engineering™

At McCormick, we empower our students to become whole-brain engineers. We integrate elements of left-brain thinking—analysis, logic, and math—with the high-level right-brain thinking that fosters intuition and creativity. The future belongs to those who can combine both ways of thinking to lead, innovate, and help solve the world's most pressing problems.