Drew Hinkes Believes in Blockchain

Drew Hinkes has no trouble explaining Blockchain. Mr. Hinkes is co-founder and General Counsel of Athena Blockchain, a start-up investment bank focused on tokenized securities. He’s also an adjunct professor at the NYU Stern Business School and the NYU School of Law, where he co-teaches “Digital Currency, Blockchains, and the Future of the Financial Services Industry.” Presenting […]

Nick Colvin on the City of Chicago’s Innovative Economic Initiatives

The DPELC-MSL Speaker Series kicked of this year’s program by focusing on the city we call home: Chicago. Nick Colvin, Senior Advisor and General Counsel for the Office of the City Treasurer, gave a presentation on the city’s current economic climate, the underlying issues it faces, and the forward-thinking initiatives that are hoping to address […]

Crain’s Executive Education Roundtable: Taking Careers to the Next Level

MSL Program Director Leslie Oster was recently featured in Crain’s Executive Education Roundtable about degree programs that support education for executives. With online and residential part-time options, the MSL degree can certainly fit into the busy schedules of working professionals. Read what Leslie had to say about the topic below or read the full article […]

Staff Spotlight: Ashlee Hardgrave

Hi everyone! I’m Ashlee Hardgrave, Northwestern’s new MSL Admissions Manager. My primary responsibility will be enrolling your future cohorts of MSL colleagues. I will be the first point of contact for prospective students, and coordinating the admissions process for both residential and online students. I just joined the team in the second week of September, […]