Andrew Polovin, General Counsel at Uptake, speaks as part of the DPELC-MSL Spring 2018 Speaker Series. Watch the full talk below or on Facebook here.
Chicago Daily Law Bulletin featured the new online version of the Master of Science in Law and talked to Leslie Oster, program director of the MSL, about the benefits of the online degree. “Creating an online version makes the degree more accessible to a wider range of students,” Oster said. “It will also help extend the reach […]
One of the main features of the MSL program is Power Week, a whole week of compressed sessions that gives students the opportunity to take a diverse array of workshops and intensives that cover trending topics and specialized skills-building. Before break, students got to play detective during Dr. Jay Koehler’s Power Week class on Forensic […]
Northwestern Pritzker School of Law will launch a new online Master of Science in Law (MSL) degree in the fall of 2018. Like the campus-based MSL, it provides practical, business-centered legal training to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) professionals. “The online format will expand the Law School’s ability to educate the next generation of leaders in […]
Sharon Ayd is the chief scientific officer and SVP, Pharmaceuticals at Regulatory Compliance Associates. She is also an adjunct professor in the MSL program. Her most recent article, “Managing the Cost of Non-Compliance“, was published in the November 2017 issue of Pharmaceutical Technology and covers the material she developed for her Spring 2017 MSL class Regulatory […]
The final guest of this semester’s DPELC-MSL Speaker Series was Olaf Gruess, Technology Manager & Global Connector at General Mills. Gruess has over 18 years of experience at the company and currently leads new product development and strategic research initiatives. He is also a big advocate of “Connected Innovation”, a new approach to venture work […]
With its commitment to Law-STEM initiatives, Northwestern Law is steadily addressing a real gap in the market: most lawyers are not particularly adept with technology, and most of the folks developing new technologies do not understand much about law and regulation. As our readers probably realize, the Master of Science in Law program is designed […]
Rishi Shah, Illinois’ newest billionaire, was the guest at the latest DPELC-MSL Speaker Series event. As the CEO and Founder of Outcome Health, Shah made headlines when his startup received the largest single funding round of any Chicago venture-backed company in the past decade. At the Speaker Series, he spoke about his path to […]
MSL alum Kuanze Ma (MSL ’16) is working to make clean air accessible for all. Read about the small portable air purifier his company, ORIHD, has developed. Proud of you, Kuanze!
This week’s DPELC-MSL Speaker Series featured Samara Mejia Hernandez and Benjamin Hernandez. Samara is an early stage investor at MATH Venture Partners and Benjamin is the Founder & CEO of NuMat Technologies. Though they are now fixtures in their industries, their personal and professional backgrounds differed from that of a lot of their peers. The […]