Posts Tagged: Spring 2013


Italy, Summer 2013

Honors students travel to Rome, Italy every summer for a month of cultural and linguistic immersion directed by university faculty and Honors staff.


Pizza and Profs: Professor Lori Lefkovitz

On March 12, 2013, Professor Lori Lefkovitz shared her research over pizza with students in a presentation entitled, “The Genesis of Transgression: Biblical Confusions about Sex, Sin, and Identity.”


First-Year Student Retreat 2013

On February 2, the co-founders of Boston’s Improv Asylum worked with our first-year students to develop their leadership and communication skills using acting and improvisation exercises.


Pizza and Profs: Professor Rifat Sipahi

Honors students enjoy food and conversation with Honors faculty during our Pizza & Profs events. On January 29, Professor Rifat Sipahi shared his research with students in a presentation entitled, “Research for Devices That Diminish Effects of Hand Tremor in Daily Tasks.”


Honors Welcome Back Night, Spring 2013

Every term, the Honors Programs welcomes its students back to Northeastern with a fun evening of Trivia, board games, and chicken wings. This January 24th, nine trivia teams battled it out to claim First Prize!


Honors Ambassador Retreat

The Honors Program held a community-building retreat for the Honors Ambassadors on January 12, 2013. Tricia Williamson of Undergraduate Admissions presented on effective time management and communications skills, which was followed by team-building exercises, a trip to a local laser tag arena, and dinner.


Obstetrics and Pediatrics in Cusco

In the last few months of my co-op, I began to think about what I would do with the next two months left before I began classes again. In my four year, two co-op curriculum, having the summer off is a rarity that I wanted to be sure to make the most of. I also… Read more »