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About AI@NU

AI@NU is a community of researchers, educators, and students across Northwestern advancing artificial intelligence in theory and practice.


Through interdisciplinary collaborations and innovative AI endeavors within many fields, we advance ethical, visionary research and pedagogy that empowers individuals, organizations, and society.


We stimulate conversation, foster connections, and cultivate opportunities to develop and evolve Northwestern as a local, national, and international hub for AI expertise.

Facts & Figures

Setting ourselves apart

200+faculty actively engaged in AI work

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8Northwestern schools are engaged in AI work

Feinberg, Kellogg, McCormick, Weinberg, Pritzker, Medill, SESP, and Communication

11educational programs

undergraduate and graduate study as well as professional and executive education

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What we do

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Research & Applications

Research & Applications

Work related to artificial intelligence (AI) at Northwestern includes research in core areas, but reaches far beyond. We take a 360 degree view by applying AI to diverse and interdisciplinary fields, developing new applications using AI, studying the impact that AI has on society, and educating the next generation in the creation and use of AI.

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View current collaborations at Northwestern — including many through our centers and institutes — and learn how you can partner with us.

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Explore how we educate the next generation in the theory, practice, and impact of AI through undergraduate and graduate programs along with programs for professionals and executives.

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News & Events


The Dos and Don’ts of Regulating AI

How can governments capitalize on AI’s benefits while minimizing its dangers? New research examines several policies—and identifies a promising approach.


TEACHxperts: Questioning AI Assumptions in Teaching and Learning

March 5
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

WED@NICO SEMINAR: Matt Groh, Kellogg School "Design and Evaluatio...

March 6
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

AI@NU Graduate Student Group Speaker Himanshu Joshi: "Engineering...

March 11
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

WED@NICO SEMINAR: Hyejin Youn, Kellogg School "Geometrics of the ...

March 13
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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