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NUDL Workshops

What is NUDL?

NUDL is a project where AccessibleNU works with instructors to help redesign aspects of their courses to adhere to the principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL).

NUDL was piloted with six faculty members, one from each school on the Evanston campus, in summer 2017. This pilot was made possible by a gift from the Alumnae of Northwestern. The cohort was increased to ten faculty for NUDL2 in summer 2018, and 12 for NUDL3 in summer 2019. NUDL2 was supported with funds from the Associated Student Government. Faculty who participated in both cohorts committed to the following:

NUDL Pilot Cohort

The NUDL pilot cohort met in Summer 2017 to redesign classes for Fall 2017. Pilot cohort members include:

NUDL2 Cohort

The NUDL2 cohort met in Summer 2018 to redesign classes for Fall 2017. NUDL2 Cohort members include:

NUDL3 Cohort

The NUDL3 cohort met in Summer 2019 to redesign classes for Fall 2019. NUDL3 Cohort members include:

Interested in Participating in NUDL?

Aspects of NUDL are currently begin utilized as a core component of Northwestern's Foundations of Online Teaching Practicum, which has had over 750 participants to date. If you are interested in learning more about or participating in future Foundations of Online Teaching or NUDL sessions, contact Jim Stachowiak at or 847-491-2960.