For the first time, I was able to learn from and speak to professionals actually doing the stuff of my dreams.
This week, 186 members of the Northeastern University community will travel to 15 communities across the U.S. and four other countries for Alternative Spring Break—a weeklong immersive living and volunteering experience. Participants engage in direct service projects that address critical, social needs such as affordable housing, disaster relief, and youth education. This year, the Honors… Read more »
“Being an honors student will enhance any students’ Northeastern experience through cultural events and a plethora of free food. However for me specifically, it helped me along my academic path to help narrow my focus within my major.”
Honors Students Emily Godward and Colleen Maney are part of “Toya Wirasa,” a social enterprise venture aiming to purified water to local schools and food to a local orphanage in Singaraja, Bali. This venture was recently accepted to the Clinton Global Initiative Conference in Phoenix this March.
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
Major: Computer Engineering
After Graduation: Washington, D.C. where I’ll be continuing work on my software start-up.