Entrepreneurs share their startups, big ideas at NEXPO

Entrepreneurs share their startups, big ideas at NEXPO

Many stu­dent and alumni entre­pre­neurs gathered together on Thursday night at NEXPO. NEXPO:- the university’s entre­pre­neur­ship expo fea­turing some 30 IDEA ven­tures as well as a range of North­eastern entre­pre­neur­ship pro­grams and resources. IDEA—the university’s student-run ven­ture accelerator—organized the event, which was held in Cabot Center and served as the cul­mi­na­tion of Global Entre­pre­neur­ship Week at … Continued

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Student recognized for LGBTQ leadership efforts

Student recognized for LGBTQ leadership efforts

Nolan Tesis was one of six students nationwide to be selected for the 2016 Arcus Fellowship, a program that supports LGBTQ leaders and their initiatives. Tesis, who is dedicated to advancing the causes of the LGBTQ community, is hosting a Transgender Day of Remembrance on Saturday, 11/19/2016.

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Inspirational Pathways : The Women Who Empower

Inspirational Pathways : The Women Who Empower

The Women Who Empower is a platform for interaction and promotion of a league of Strong Women Leaders. Through a series of lectures, it aims to promote leadership, networking and diverse inspirations which would bolster community and industry partnerships at Northeastern University. Their lectures would provide an opportunity to soak in the experience of established … Continued

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Rare book from Northeastern archives selected for ‘illuminated manuscripts’ display

Rare book from Northeastern archives selected for ‘illuminated manuscripts’ display

A palm-size 15th-century book from Northeastern’s archives at Snell Library was selected to be part of the multi-venue exhibit “Beyond Words: Illu­mi­nated Man­u­scripts in Boston Col­lec­tions.” Described by its cura­tors as “the largest exhibit of pre-1600 man­u­scripts ever mounted in North America,” “Beyond Words” fea­tures more than 260 items span­ning the 9th to the 17th … Continued

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Northeastern honors veterans for ‘answering the call of our nation’

Northeastern honors veterans for ‘answering the call of our nation’

The North­eastern com­mu­nity hon­ored the nation’s vet­erans and ser­vice mem­bers on Friday at the university’s annual Vet­erans Day cer­e­mony, where speakers com­mended those who have served for their sac­ri­fice, their lead­er­ship, and their courage. “We are here to cel­e­brate you, to sup­port you, and to thank you,” said Pres­i­dent Joseph E. Aoun. This year also marked the … Continued

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Student group harnesses the power of play to foster peace

Student group harnesses the power of play to foster peace

Stephanie Roberts enjoys playing games as much as the chil­dren with whom she works.

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New student-​​run publication highlights global experiences

New student-​​run publication highlights global experiences

Devin Windel­specht par­tic­i­pated in a Dia­logue of Civ­i­liza­tions pro­gram in the Balkans, where he studied the fall of Yugoslavia and the Bosnian War

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The power of global research opportunities

The power of global research opportunities

Professor Thomas Web­ster, who pio­neered the use of nan­otech­nology for improving med­ical devices, knows the value of inter­na­tional research expe­ri­ences for chem­ical engi­neering stu­dents.

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Graduates called to ‘transcend boundaries,’ address global challenges

Graduates called to ‘transcend boundaries,’ address global challenges

Graduates were challenged by U.S. Sec­re­tary of State John F. Kerry to use the “global vision” they acquired at North­eastern to tackle the world’s greatest challenges.

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3Qs: SCOTUS rejects affirmative action challenge

3Qs: SCOTUS rejects affirmative action challenge

Dan Urman, assis­tant teaching pro­fessor in the Doctor of Law and Policy pro­gram and director of the minor in Law and Public Policy, exam­ines the court’s deci­sion and what it means for affirmative action.

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Northeastern recognized for innovative commitment to social change

Northeastern recognized for innovative commitment to social change

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity has earned a pres­ti­gious recog­ni­tion for its inno­v­a­tive and mean­ingful con­tri­bu­tions to social change in the global com­mu­nity.

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Northeastern’s Black History Month to honor global impact of African diaspora

Northeastern’s Black History Month to honor global impact of African diaspora

North­eastern University’s cel­e­bra­tion of Black His­tory Month featured more than a dozen edu­ca­tional events.

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