November 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. the College of Engineering, and the Office of Government Relations will welcome Colonel Daniel Wattendorf to Northeastern. Col. Wattendorf has been a program officer at DARPA for the last four years. He is trained as a clinal geneticists, but he now oversees a large portfolio at DARPA and will provide a broad overview of the agency.
Bolstered by nearly $9 million in government and philanthropic funding, Northeastern University’s Lowell Institute School will become the first-in-the-nation school focused on degree completion programs in science, technology, engineering, and math fields for non-traditional students who have some undergraduate experience and want to matriculate to a bachelor’s degree.
The U.S. Department of Transportation on Friday announced a $20 million federal grant to make significant infrastructure improvements at the MBTA Ruggles Station, thanks in part to the efforts of Northeastern University and President Joseph E. Aoun.
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On April 29th Northeastern hosted a panel discussion of CEOs and thought leaders about what employers are looking for in a globally competitive talent pipeline. The event coincided with Northeastern’s third national opinion survey on the role of higher education in preparing tomorrow’s workforce.