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BuiltX Event Brings Built Environment Together 

The first EMDC-hosted event examined what's on the horizon in Cook County.
Nov 15, 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

Recognizing the Value of Collaboration

Kyle Hanrahan talks about how the EMDC program gave him the necessary skills to work better with the many stakeholders in large-scale construction projects at Osborn Engineering.
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

EMDC Announces the Built Environment Exchange (BuiltX) - An Idea Forum

The MS in Executive Management for Design and Construction (EMDC) program along with the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) will host the first in a series of networking events on June 28th at 7:30 am.
May 26, 2023

EMDC program director Shelley Finnigan to moderate CTBUH's Green(er) Capital: Investing in a Sustainable Urban Future Conf

Shelley Finnigan has been invited to moderate the CTBUH conference Green(er) Capital: Investing in a Sustainable Urban Future in Seattle, Washington, May 11 – 12, 2023.
May 9, 2023

EMDC Reestablishes Industry Advisory Board

Thought leaders from across the architecture, engineering, and construction industry will help shape the future for the EMDC program.
May 5, 2023

Finding the Best Team 

Derek Sullivan (EMDC '21) views himself like a general manager of a sports franchise. At international commercial real estate developer CBRE Group, it is up to him to figure out the best teams that can execute projects effectively.
Apr 25, 2023

Changing My Career Trajectory

Mike O’Malley talks about how EMDC — and one particular course — helped his career flourish at his family’s construction management company.
Apr 13, 2023

Christina Kosmowski, Rodney D. Priestley to Address 2023 McCormick Graduates

On June 11, Kosmowski and Priestley will speak at the McCormick Undergraduate Convocation and PhD Hooding and Master’s Degree Recognition Ceremony, respectively.
Apr 6, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

The Human Connection in Human Resources

Patrick McGowan’s EMDC class trains leaders to understand often overlooked skills related to people management.
Mar 1, 2023

New Director Shelley Finnigan Shares Her Excitement for the EMDC Program

Get to know EMDC Director Shelley Finnigan and hear why she's excited to be a part of the program's network.
Jan 24, 2023

Julio M. Ottino Selected for 2023 G.I. Taylor Medal

Awarded by the Society of Engineering Science, Ottino was recognized for “pioneering theoretical and experimental contributions to the fluid mechanics of mixing.”
Jan 23, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News
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