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Christopher Schuh

Christopher Schuh Named Dean of McCormick

A renowned researcher, entrepreneur, educator, and alumnus, Schuh will join Northwestern from MIT.Read more

Danielle Tullman-Ercek

Opera Bioscience Creates Proteins for Biofuel

In the Querrey InQbation Lab, Danielle Tullman-Ercek and her team find a culture of scientific and entrepreneurial collaboration.Read more

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Using Prediction Markets to Raise Climate Concern

Professor Malcolm MacIver found that participation in a climate prediction market increases support for action to stem global warming.Read more

Charlotte Oxnam

Founded by McCormick Student, Cue the Curves Wins VentureCat

Charlotte Oxnam earned the $150,000 prize for her company’s plus-size shopping app.Read more

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