The University’s Strategic Plan, Northwestern Will, provides a framework in which to define our shared goals and strive for success. Following are ongoing initiatives within the Office of the Provost which engage across the whole University to Discover, Integrate, Connect, and Engage.
This novel partnership with the University of Chicago provides joint programs and research to support the careers of women faculty in the STEM fields at both institutions.
A report on the culture and climate in our biological and physical science departments, and across our campus can be found HERE.
We are committed to helping to shape the landscape of online higher education. We are offering Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) through Coursera and for-credit, undergraduate courses taught in small sections through Semester Online (SON).