In The News


3Qs: Quelling the Unrest in Ferguson

Honors faculty Gordana Rabrenovic discusses the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, and how best the community and law enforcement can work together to ease the discord within the city.


Honors Student Co-Captains Competitive Robotics Club

Christopher Hines, E’15 Honors student, co-captains Nutrons 125, a Northeastern robotics engineering student club that offers area high school students the chance to design, build, and test a robot in competitions around the region.


A Little Summer Reading

Nick Dowmon, E’16, reads One Last Thing Before I Go by Jonathan Tropper for the Honors Book Club, which meets twice a month and is open to all Honors students.


Inside the NASA Langley Research Center

Craig Schmidt, a fourth-​​year Honors stu­dent in the Col­lege of Engi­neering, is a recip­ient of the pres­ti­gious Ver­tical Flight Foun­da­tion Schol­ar­ship. This summer he’s par­tic­i­pating in a unique intern­ship pro­gram at the NASA Lan­gley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.


Honors students attend interfaith leadership forum

A group of North­eastern students (including Honors) and staff from the Center for Spir­i­tu­ality, Dia­logue and Ser­vice attended the annual Inter­faith Lead­er­ship Insti­tute in New York City to share and develop strate­gies for pro­moting their inter­faith work.



The King of queen bees

In Feb­ruary, Lena King saw an open bee hive for the first time, and she was hooked. “There’s just some­thing cap­ti­vating about the way bees func­tion, the way they move,” said King, S’15, a fourth-​​year biology major at Northeastern.


Coop Profile: Raghd Zaqout

The past semester, recent graduate Raghd Zaqout was the recipient of a University Coop Award and was the Alpa Rho Chi Medal winner from the School of Architecture. Having recently received her degree, she reflected on her time in Boston, at Northeastern and her experience in the School of Architecture.


The picture-​​perfect co-​​op

Bökeh, co-founded by Carlos Villalobos, has drawn the interest of local student-run venture firms as well as the movers and shakers in Northeastern’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.


It’s center stage for student speaker

When Emily Izzo’s par­ents ask her where she will be sit­ting during Northeastern’s 112th com­mence­ment at the TD Garden on Friday morning, she’ll have a very spe­cial answer: the stage.