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Reaching new heights with philanthropy education

Note: Some of the questions in this interview have been edited for brevity and clarity. A Northeastern University professor has partnered with folks in Saudi Arabia to develop an experiential philanthropy education program in Saudi universities. Rebecca Riccio, director of Northeastern’s Social Impact Lab, is sharing her knowledge of philanthropy education to develop a course…
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Published On: February 5, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,,
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Huskies Fall Short in Historic Game

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Check out this article about the men’s basketball team at Northeastern! After spending most of last year near the top of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) standings, the Northeastern men’s basketball team finds itself in unfamiliar territory. Back-to-back home losses have the Huskies at the seventh spot in the polls with a 4-4 conference record….
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Published On: February 4, 2016 | Tags: ,
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LaCLA Scholarship

Do you have a 3.3 GPA or higher? Do you enjoy volunteering? Do you like to help your peers? Apply for LaCLA today! LaCLA is a renewable full-tuition award given annually to 8 undergraduate students, under the guidance of the LSCC and the LaCLA Committee. The LaCLA application deadline is Wednesday, February 24th! More information…
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Published On: February 3, 2016 | Tags:
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2nd Annual Night Out at Flatbread Somerville

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On Friday, January 29th, the Human Services community enjoyed a fun night at Flatbread Somerville in Davis Square. Past and present human services students, staff, and their families hung out, enjoyed the always classic New England candlepin bowling, as well as the delicious “all natural, wood-fired, clay oven pizza” and organic salad. Thanks to everyone who came…
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Published On: February 2, 2016 | Tags: ,,
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NU Men’s Basketball

                        Check out this article about the Men’s Basketball team at Northeastern! “Parity is king this season in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), and Northeastern men’s basketball (12-7) finds itself in an already heated race after a 1-1 week. The Huskies’ comeback effort fell short…
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Published On: January 28, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,
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Advising Announcements Spring 2016

Graduation Clearance Are you graduating in 2016 or 2017?  Then you need to complete your Graduation Clearance!  It’s best to complete your Graduation Clearance two or three semesters prior to graduation to allow for as much pre-planning as possible. If you’re not sure if you have completed your Graduation Clearance, please send an email to…
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Published On: January 25, 2016 | Tags: ,
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The Hunting Ground Screening

Join NU SHARE and SARC for a screening of The Hunting Ground, a revolutionary documentary on the realities of rape and sexual assault on college campuses. For more information on the film, please visit http://www.thehuntinggroundfilm.com/

Published On: January 22, 2016 | Tags: ,,,
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Service Spotlight: Akiera Gilbert

Adventure Challenge, the volunteer site that I have worked at for the past semester and a half, is an organization that was founded in order to further assist children with special needs. Mentors (who are usually college students) are partnered with a child and their family, and both parties go through initial match meetings in…
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Starting your first co-​​op? Here’s some advice from fellow students

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Many North­eastern stu­dents have just begun their first co-​​op. To help them suc­ceed, we asked a handful of cur­rent North­eastern stu­dents who are co-​​op vet­erans to share some work­place wisdom. Camille Serelus, SSH’16 Worked on co-​​op at Scal­abrini, a non­profit in Cape Town, South Africa Advice about work: Take your time in building rela­tion­ships with your…
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Published On: January 4, 2016 | Tags: ,
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