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Marine biology undergraduate receives Provost’s Award for early research

By Danielle Lynch Nicole Peckham, a marine biology major, has been awarded Provost Early Research/Creative Endeavors Award for her project entitled “Zonation Patterns Between a Native and Invasive Crab Species in Cape Cod Salt Marshes.” The competitive award supports students, especially first- and second-year undergraduates, in an original research project under the guidance of a […]

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Boston plans for snowfall

Students and others on campus are reflecting on Snowmageddon and bracing for the coming winter. Professor Brian Helmuth shares with them a bit about what climate changes means for our local climate.

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Everything you need to know about oysters

Does mass con­sump­tion of the briny, melt-​​in-​​your mouth mol­lusks pose a danger to our coastal ecosystems? It depends on where you get your oys­ters from, say David Kimbro and Jonathan Grabowski, ecology experts at Northeastern’s Marine Sci­ence Center.

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