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Northeastern honors community’s highest achievements

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity cel­e­brated the highest achieve­ments of stu­dents, fac­ulty, and staff at the sixth annual Aca­d­emic Honors Con­vo­ca­tion on Thursday after­noon in East Village, including 3 Human Services students…
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Published On: April 26, 2016 |
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Congratulations!! We Are Human Services!

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We are beaming with pride. So many of our students have been recognized for their achievements! ‪#‎NUSLA16..
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Published On: April 20, 2016 |
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Emily Breen Reflecting from the Street Team

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When I started attending admitted students days at various colleges, I tried to keep an open mind. However, I knew that Northeastern was my top choice. Surprisingly, one of the driving decisions for me to attend Northeastern was not its fantastic location in Boston or the co-op program. ..
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Published On: April 19, 2016 |
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One Thing AI Robots Won’t Displace; Our Fulbright Scholar

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We’re about to wrap up a new course I’m teaching on the impact that the next generation of technologies will have on society, especially on the displacement of workers. Some refer to the rapid growth of new technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), advanced robotics and CRISPR/CAs9-based genetic therapies as the “Fourth Industrial Revolution.”..
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Published On: April 15, 2016 | Tags: ,,,
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‘I just can’t believe it’s here’: Northeastern runners ready for Marathon Monday

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North­eastern will be well-​​represented at the Boston Marathon on Monday, with run­ners, vol­un­teers, and spec­ta­tors affil­i­ated with the uni­ver­sity par­taking in this mar­quee day for the city…
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Applications are now open for Fall 2016 CSSH Peer Mentors!

Applications for fall 2016 CSSH Peer Mentors are now open until Sunday, May 1 at 11:59pm. Learn more about applying to be a Human Services Peer Mentor!..
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The Tough Husky

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The event “The Tough Husky” was modeled after “Tough Mudder” to include military boot camp physical fitness activities that were led by the student veterans in SVO followed by a BBQ. ..
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Published On: April 13, 2016 |
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Northeastern alumna, staff member receives Fulbright award

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In fact, her Ful­bright work will build upon her research project, which was funded by the Office of the Provost, in which she studied two urban­ized Pales­tinian refugee camps and observed how the busi­ness and market infra­struc­tures of each com­mu­nity affected edu­ca­tional and employ­ment oppor­tu­ni­ties avail­able to youth…
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RISE2016 – Are you GAME?

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Tasked with developing an intervention strategy to promote girls’ school retention rates, a team from Dr. Robin Chandler’s Gender in the African Diaspora course, decided to tackle education barriers of menstruation. ..
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Published On: April 11, 2016 |
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Social Impact Lab has officially launched their new blog, The ChangeSpace!

Welcome to the Social Impact Lab (SIL) ChangeSpace, where we will reflect on our efforts to inspire and empower social changemakers to embrace complexity and social justice as their touchstones for addressing society’s greatest challenges…
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Published On: April 6, 2016 | Tags: ,,,
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