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Journalism senior Gail Waterhouse receives a Compass Award

Gail Waterhouse

Gail Waterhouse with mentor Bonnie Daffinee

Journalism senior Gail Waterhouse was one of nine students, university wide, to receive the 2013 Compass Award, from the Office of Alumni Relations and the Northeastern Fund.  The award recognizes outstanding seniors for leadership and dedication.  It was presented on April 2 at a reception held in the Alumni Center.

Waterhouse held two co-op jobs at The Boston Globe in the North regional and the Business section.  She also did a public relations internship at Wayfair, the online home goods website.  Waterhouse is the Recruitment Manger at The Huntington News.  As part of the award, students are assigned to long-term mentors.  Waterhouse was assigned to Bonnie Daffinee, a 2009 Northeastern graduate.

In the photo: Gail Waterhouse with her mentor Bonnie Daffinee following the ceremony.