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Northeastern receives funding to aid in closing diversity gap in tech
Northeastern University has received funding from Pivotal Ventures, the executive office of Melinda Gates, to expand its Align program. Align focuses on closing the diversity gap in tech by giving students from any academic background the ability to earn a master’s degree in computer science. The funding will pay for the first semester of study for … ContinuedRead More
Delia Cheung Hom wins national awards for leadership, mentorship
Delia Cheung Hom does it for the students. As director of Northeastern’s Asian American Center for the past 10 years, she’s developed award-winning programs, mentored countless young scholars, and tackled big issues like social identity. “I want to be a resource and a role model,” she says. Her work has not gone unnoticed. Last month, Hom won two … ContinuedRead More
Math professor named next Einstein Fellow
Jonathan Mboyo Esole has just been named a Next Einstein Fellow, an award that recognizes Africa’s best young scientists and technologists. Since arriving in fall 2016, Esole has taught calculus and mathematical methods of quantum mechanics. “I really love the university. It has this point of view that we are going for greatness, and that’s also how … ContinuedRead More