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From Waste to Want

George Wells relies on MBP students to help move research forward that could have a positive impact on the planet by creating value from what others see as worthless.
Sep 21, 2023

5 Tips For A Career in Biotech

Panelists at MBP's annual Biotech Nexus event shared life lessons they wished they could tell their younger selves.
Sep 11, 2023

The Question of Industry Versus Lab Work

Biotech Nexus panelists highlighted the diverging paths MBP students often face.
Aug 21, 2023

The Wait-and-See Approach

Biotech Nexus panelists talked about the current role of artificial intelligence in scientific advancement and why they feel MBP students have nothing to fear from the emerging technology.
Aug 11, 2023

Northwestern Establishes Julio M. Ottino Professorship

The professorship recognizes Ottino’s leadership and long-term commitment to the University and the McCormick School of Engineering.
Jul 25, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

The Business of Science

Matt Barnes (MBP ‘10) discusses his role at IQVIA and how he applies his MBP education to help clients bring new drugs to market.
Jul 21, 2023

Using Synthetic Biology to Improve Quality of Life

Research preceptor Keith Tyo talks about his work in synthetic biology as he attempts to make the energy and materials in the developed world available to all with the help of MBP students.
Jul 11, 2023

The Link Between Art and Science

MBP students attend a Block Museum of Art exhibit featuring the work of artist-at-large Dario Robleto that captures the emotional significance of history’s biggest scientific breakthroughs.
Jun 26, 2023

A Nexus for Biotech Opportunities

The annual panel and networking event hosted by MBP introduced students to an array of professionals and opportunities that exist within the biotechnology space.
Jun 15, 2023

Christina Kosmowski Encourages Graduating Seniors to Say Yes

Kosmowski, CEO at LogicMonitor, and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the 2023 Undergraduate Convocation on June 11.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Rodney D. Priestley Challenges Graduates to Use Education for Good

Priestley and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the PhD Hooding and Master’s Recognition Ceremony on June 11, part of Northwestern’s 165th Commencement.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Christopher Schuh Named Dean of McCormick School of Engineering

A renowned researcher, entrepreneur, educator, and alumnus, Schuh will join Northwestern from MIT.
Jun 6, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Learning the Language of Science 

Austin Miller talks about how MBP gave him the skills and confidence to pursue his PhD and opened the door for a pending career choice. 
May 22, 2023

A Vital Link to Fight Climate Change 

Carbon transformation company LanzaTech has relied on a pipeline of students and alumni from MBP to help in its efforts to save the planet. 
May 11, 2023

Sparking a Food Production Revolution 

Three MBP graduates talk about how they are hoping to solve two looming global crises by applying what they learned at Northwestern to startup company Clever Carnivore.
Apr 21, 2023
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