Daily Program Update: Today @ NSLC

August 08, 2017 | 7:00 am

Architecture: Gensler Architecture Firm Site Visit; Lecture Series with David Corr

Biotechnology: Northwestern University Prosthetics & Orthotics Center Site Visit; Roboroach Activity

Medicine & Health Care: Northwestern University/University of Illinois Chicago Simulation Labs; Clinical Diagnostics Simulation Session 4

Architecture: Guest Lecture Series with Paola Gomez-Pineiro

August 07, 2017 | 5:35 pm

Today our Architecture students received valuable collegiate and career advice from Chicago-based architect Paola Gomez-Pineiro.

Thank you for giving our students a glimpse at what being a professional architect can look like!

Medicine & Health Care: Suturing with Dr. Marfuggi

August 07, 2017 | 12:58 pm

All of our Medicine & Health Care students got a chance to suture with Dr. Richard Marfuggi, the NSLC Northwestern on-site physician, this morning.

Check out all the photos (nearly 150 shots!) from this hands-on activity here on Flickr!


Daily Program Update: Today @ NSLC

August 07, 2017 | 7:00 am

Architecture: Lecture Series with Paola Gomez-Pineiro; Shake it Up!

Biotechnology: Ethics in Biotechnology; Leadership Series ‘Conflict Resolution’ with Mr. Quentin Whitehead

Medicine & Health Care: Suturing with Dr. Richard Marfuggi; Public Health Intervention Meeting #3

Picture of the Day: August 6, 2017

August 06, 2017 | 9:30 pm

Our Biotechnology students assembled a myoelectric arm this evening, with the help of computer software, contracting claws, and their TA leaders!

More photos from throughout the fun build session can be found here on Flickr.


Architecture: Chicago River Boat Tour

August 06, 2017 | 4:21 pm

Today, our Architecture students enjoyed a visually appealing adventure — seeing the city skyline via a river boat tour!

As the inaugural NSLC Architecture program kicks off this summer at Northwestern University near Chicago, check out just one of the amazing student learning opportunities offered in this program in the video below!

Daily Program Update: Today @ NSLC

August 06, 2017 | 7:00 am

Architecture: Chicago River Architecture Boat Tour; Art of Negotiation with Dr. Paul Lisnek

Biotechnology: Biotechnology Lab Day #2; The Myoelectric Arm

Medicine & Health Care: Medical Simulation Dissections; Medical Ethics with Dr. Richard Marfuggi

Picture of the Day: August 5, 2017

August 05, 2017 | 7:39 pm

Our architecture students got their hands on rulers for a bit of chip-board modeling tonight. Later, they’ll focus on sketching and navigating the software program SketchUp. Real-life skills for real-life architects!

More photos from today can be found here on Flickr.


Medicine & Health Care: Leadership Series ‘The Personality Matrix’

August 05, 2017 | 6:40 pm

This morning, our Medicine & Health Care students started off their leadership sessions with Mr Quentin Whitehead in The Personality Matrix.

Hear student perspectives from each of the dominant personality styles, and what it takes to adapt to all four, in the video below!

Biotechnology: Laboratory Day #1

August 05, 2017 | 6:36 pm

Today our Biotechnology students began their BIOT Lab series at Roosevelt University lab facilities. The students will return to the same labs throughout their time here at NSLC and practice the real-life technical skills of a scientist!

More photos from the afternoon lab visit can be found here on Flickr.