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Honors Student Sees ‘Incredible Brainpower’ at Northeastern

Tanay Patri has only been on campus for six weeks, but he’s already joined three student groups and picked out the company for which he would like to do his first co-op. “I want to build relationships with my peers and find my passion as soon as I can,” he says.

Meet the Honors Graduates: Matt Connolly

Matt Con­nolly, DMSB ’16, started his first e-​​commerce busi­ness when he was just 14, and he later rebranded and expanded it while studying at North­eastern. He had a goal to one day work at Amazon. Now, he’ll be working at the com­pany full time.

Meet the Honors Graduates: Julie Hugunin

Julie Hugunin, S’16, strad­dles worlds, lit­er­ally and aca­d­e­m­i­cally. A biology major in Northeastern’s Honors Program and a 2016 Pres­i­den­tial Global Fellow, she plans to pursue an MD/​PhD pro­gram starting in 2017.

Seniors Honored for Co-op Accomplishments

Northeastern celebrated the co-op achievements of 17 seniors on Wednesday at the 45th annual Outstanding Cooperative Education Awards. The winners worked for a range of prestigious labs, nonprofits, startups, tech firms, government agencies, and financial institutions.

Meet the Honors Graduates: Wendy Chu

Wendy Chu (SSH) chose to attend North­eastern because she felt the uni­ver­sity “stretched the def­i­n­i­tion of a col­lege student.” “I’ll remember that anything felt possible here,” she says. This fall, she will attend Harvard Law School.