3Qs: The nation’s environmental agenda under a Trump administration

3Qs: The nation’s environmental agenda under a Trump administration

Donald Trump has vowed to “rip up” the Paris cli­mate agree­ment, repeal the Clean Power Plan, and scrap NASA’s Earth sci­ence research while reviving the coal industry, approving the Key­stone XL pipeline, and expanding off­shore oil drilling. We asked Jennie Stephens, Dean’s Pro­fessor of Sus­tain­ability Sci­ence and Policy at Northeastern’s School of Public Policy and Urban … Continued

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Student strives to foster leadership qualities amongst diverse student communities

Student strives to foster leadership qualities amongst diverse student communities

Mur­rell is a first-generation Caribbean stu­dent from Hemp­stead, New York In his “free time,” he men­tors a first-year stu­dent through the John D. O’Bryant African Amer­ican Institute’s Legacy Men­toring and Lead­er­ship Pro­gram, serves as a res­i­dent assis­tant for freshmen in Kennedy Hall, and sits on the e-board of the Caribbean Stu­dents’ Orga­ni­za­tion. All in all, these … Continued

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Second long-​​range plan town hall focuses on objectives, feedback

Second long-​​range plan town hall focuses on objectives, feedback

Customized experiential education, new professional development avenues for faculty and staff, and infrastructure improvements were among the many topics discussed Friday-18th Nov at a town hall meeting on Northeastern’s long-range plan. The long-range plan will map out how the university’s next aca­d­emic plan will be put into action. Ear­lier this fall the Board of Trustees … Continued

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Diverse students, New campus and New Name- OGS

Diverse students, New campus and New Name- OGS

Northeastern’s global pres­ence con­tinues to grow with expe­ri­en­tial learning pro­grams in 134 coun­tries and on all con­ti­nents, stu­dents hailing from more than 140 coun­tries, and a new regional campus in Toronto. The span of the university’s foot­print through its pro­grams and stu­dent pop­u­la­tion brings increasing demand for a wide range of resources avail­able to inter­na­tional … Continued

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Fostering Innovation- A leadership Imperative

Fostering Innovation- A leadership Imperative

President Aoun welcomes Wes Bush, president and CEO of Northrop Grumman, a premier global security company that develops autonomous systems and other cutting-edge technologies for a range of military and civilian applications.

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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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