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The Sweet Smell of Success: Northeastern hoopsters build on trip to “the big dance”

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By John Ombelets Read the full article here. Quincy Ford—the MVP of the CAA tournament and a central actor in the drama of that last Northeastern possession—is resolved to make the most of the missed opportunity.  “I’m using it for motivation” for the coming season, he declared. The team featured Quincy Ford (pictured) and Joel…
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Published On: August 25, 2015 |
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The Seeds of Social Change: One family’s gift lifts philanthropy education to a global stage

                              The Social Impact Lab, housed in the Human Services Program, is transforming philanthropy education globally with the generous support of a Northeastern family. “The Seeds of Social Change” explains how.  Read the full article here.

Published On: August 24, 2015 |
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Commencement 2015: “Embrace Fear” Is the Message

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By Joan Lynch Full article found here. Overcoming fear was also the theme of Christie Civetta, SSH’15, who delivered the student Commencement address. Although she had never been abroad by herself, the human services major accepted her first co-op in Cape Town, South Africa, where she would be counseling survivors of rape and domestic violence…
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Livingstone Safari Human Services DOC 2015

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Another great photo from the Human Services’ Dialogue in Zambia.

Published On: August 3, 2015 |
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Two humanitarians bring hope to promising students in Kenya

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July 23, 2015 by Jason Kornwitz   On the final after­noon of their 10-​​day human­i­tarian mis­sion to Kenya, Chelsey Gold­berg and Alexa Arm­strong recon­nected with a boy named Sam­muel and then took him to the optometrist. Sam­muel, 10, strug­gled to see, and expo­sure to the sun burned his eyes some­thing fierce. “We were well-​​versed on his…
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Published On: July 27, 2015 | Tags: ,,,,,,
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2014-2015 ‪‎NU Service-Learning‬ Year-End Report

Read more from the 2014-2015 ‪‎NU Service-Learning‬ Year-End Report here.  There is a strong Human Services community presence.

Published On: July 22, 2015 | Tags: ,,,,,
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DOC Zambia 2015

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Dialogue of Civilization Zambia students enjoy the Kafue River Boat Cruise with Zambian college students.  

Published On: July 20, 2015 | Tags: ,,,,,,,,,,,
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Inside the Job of a Husky Ambassador

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                            A campus tour is an impor­tant part of the college-​​selection process, giving prospec­tive and newly admitted stu­dents as well as their fam­i­lies the oppor­tu­nity to see first-​​hand every­thing a higher edu­ca­tion insti­tu­tion has to offer. Pictured Husky Ambas­sador Akiera Gilbert. Learn more here.

Published On: July 16, 2015 | Tags: ,,,
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Huntington 100

The Huntington 100 is an annual award given to a select group of Northeastern students. The honor recognizes the juniors and seniors who have excelled in the classroom and in the community, with a particular focus on research, entrepreneurship, experiential learning, and service. Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun invited the 2015 recipients to his home for…
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Published On: April 23, 2015 | Tags: ,,,
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University to honor students, faculty, staff

The fifth annual Academic Honors Convocation will honor both students and faculty in Blackman Audi­to­rium on Thursday, April 23 at 3 p.m. Recipients include Human Services student Christie Civetta, CSSH, ’15…
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Published On: April 22, 2015 | Tags: ,,,,
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