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Using Data to Protect Coral Reefs from Climate Change

The first-ever ‘global index’ of vulnerable corals provides a tool to combat the world crisis.read more

New Center for Synthetic Biology Launches

Center will solidify Northwestern's leadership in the field.read more


NUvention: Energy Students Present Sustainable Startups

Ten interdisciplinary teams offered clean tech solutions to course's board of advisers.read more

The Wall Street Journal Highlights DTC

First-year course teaches students the value of failure.read more


Embracing Uncertainty as an Opportunity for Learning

Joseph Holtgreive believes students can discover untapped potential when dealing with failure.read more

Water Sustainability Is Focus of New Research Center

Water Sustainability Is Focus of New Research Center

Researchers will develop innovative solutions to regional and global water problems.read more

A Different Way of Thinking

It takes a different way of thinking to connect disparate fields, put big ideas into action, solve global problems, and imagine what’s next. It takes left-brain analytical skills. It takes right-brain creativity.

It takes whole-brain engineering.

Join us as we take the world in a whole new direction.