Together, the Bouve College of Health Sciences and the Office of Government Relations, hosted Dr. Alan Guttmacher on campus to address an audience of Northeasern researchers and students. Dr. Guttmacher is director of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, at the National Institutes of Health.
Following up on September's Innovation Imperative event, Northeastern hosted a staff briefing to discuss the results of the new national survey of both business leaders and the general public on higher education outcomes. Panelists explored the implications for public policy, including the upcoming HEA Reauthorization.
Northeastern hosted its second annual summit on critical issues facing higher education, coinciding with the release of a new national survey commissioned by the university. The event, hosted in partnership with the Council on Competiveness, included a lively panel discussion.