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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

Advancing AI The Right Way

Naveed Asem (MSIT ‘13) is a business leader who helps MSIT students understand how to effectively — and ethically — leverage AI to create competitive advantages.
Jun 5, 2023

Bridging the Emerging AI Gap 

MSIT Industry Advisory Board chairman Kevin Glynn talks about how students can differentiate themselves as artificial intelligence becomes a larger part of business operations.  
May 15, 2023

Build it so it can Evolve

A new book by Pramod Sadalage (MSIT ‘20) talks about the importance of creating software stacks that can evolve in pieces – and the dangers of ignoring that advice.
May 5, 2023

Embracing Data Science and Disruption

Yuri Balasanov talks about his MSIT course on data science for business intelligence and how students can leverage emerging technologies to differentiate themselves.
Apr 17, 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

MSIT Launches Minor in Cybersecurity Leadership 

The three-unit minor will launch in the fall and be open to all students in Northwestern Engineering’s Professional Master’s programs.
Mar 30, 2023

Celebrating the Century Mark 

As ‘The CISO Stories Podcast’ surpasses 100 episodes, Todd Fitzgerald discusses what he’s learned, how the podcast has evolved, and who would benefit from a good binge session.
Mar 15, 2023

5 Common Questions About Applying to MSIT

Associate director Stephen Dowling answers the questions he hears most from prospective students.
Mar 6, 2023

Crash Course in Confidence 

Qili Sui talks about how the MSIT program boosted her career as a developer at Northwestern University’s Center for Talent Development.
Feb 15, 2023

Focused on the Fundamentals

More than a decade after graduation, Frank Lasota leans on his MSIT education as he serves as Evolent Health's chief technology officer.
Feb 6, 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

Helping MSIT Students Prepare to eXcell

Business development executive Nancy Outcalt talked with MSIT students about how to find success after graduation and how their program is preparing them for a bright future.
Jan 13, 2023

Ready to Grow in MSIT

Three new students shared what appealed to them about the MSIT program and how they think it will help them accomplish their professional goals.
Jan 5, 2023

Becoming the Bridge Between Executives and Technologists

Shane Burke wanted to find a graduate program to help him understand the link between business and information technology within organizations. He found what he was looking for in MSIT.
Dec 16, 2022
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