Empower - The Campaign for Northeastern University
  • Challenge to new students: explore the world, seize the day

    Challenge to new students: explore the world, seize the day

    Some 2,800 new students were officially welcomed into the Northeastern community at the President's Convocation, where they were encouraged to take advantage of the many opportunities they'll have at the university.

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  • Vision quest

    Vision quest

    Peter Bex, a vision scientist and newly appointed psychology professor, works to detect, diagnose, and monitor visual impairment. His research goal, he says, is to maximize people's remaining vision.

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  • Virtual healthcare agents, at your service

    Virtual healthcare agents, at your service

    Northeastern convened an interdisciplinary group of researchers for the 2014 International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, where experts discussed and showcased avatars that could be used in a variety of healthcare applications.

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