The university community came together Thursday morning for the annual Northeastern Holocaust Commemoration, which featured powerful stories and moving musical performances.
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Northeastern and the College celebrated last week the arrival of Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society. Suzanna Walters, Signs’ new editor-in-chief, will not be afraid to ask—nor address—the “big questions.”
Assistant Professor of History Ben Schmidt analyzed the language of Obama’s presidential address—and that of every SOTU speech dating back to 1790—using Bookworm, a simple and powerful way to visualize trends in digitized texts.
The Obama administration’s agenda, the next presidential campaign, and political behavior on social media are among the topics assistant professor of political science Nick Beauchamp will be closely following this year.
The global economy expanded by some 2.7 percent in 2014. Here, Bilge Erten, an assistant professor of economics and international affairs at Northeastern University, explains what we can expect in 2015.
We asked Distinguished Professor of Political Science Michael Dukakis to discuss Charlie Baker’s forthcoming governorship in Massachusetts.
Northeastern sociology professor Daniel Faber’s research over the past decade helped lay groundwork for a Massachusetts executive order promoting environmental justice.
Discussions on “space and place” have evolved in recent years to inform a wider breadth of interdisciplinary research, going far beyond the basic question of who lives where.
Last week, China and the United States announced an ambitious climate agreement aimed at reducing carbon emissions in both countries, a pledge that marks the first time that China has agreed to stop its growing emissions. Leaders of both nations hope the agreement will lead to a global consensus on emissions reduction, with one senior…
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Sunday marked the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the barrier that separated the German capital for almost three decades and epitomized the divisions of the Cold War. Starting Wednesday, Northeastern will hold a series of events commemorating the anniversary, including a multimedia exhibit (the Virtual Wall) and an interdisciplinary roundtable discussion….
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