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.
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.
Honors Alumnus recently earned a Fulbright Research Grant to study correlations between fetal alcohol syndrome in South Africa and paternal substance abuse behaviors.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Rachael Tompa did three aerospace related co-ops during her time at Northeastern, culminating in a six month stint at NASA’s jet propulsion laboratory.
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.
“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.”