A Force of Nature

You could write a book about the adventures of Emily Kimball, LA’54, but she’s already done that. Twice.The 83-year-old is an ardent environmental, civil rights, and anti-ageist activist who’s in […]

A Force of Nature

You could write a book about the adventures of Emily Kimball, LA’54, but she’s already done that. Twice.The 83-year-old is an ardent environmental, civil rights, and anti-ageist activist who’s in […]

Best is Not Good Enough

THE PRESIDENT’S GLOBAL OFFICERIn October, president Joseph E. Aoun announced a search for his first ever co-op student, a global officer (GO) who would travel the world for six months […]

Breaking News at 30 Rock

Who: Journalism majors Angel Feliciano, AMD’15 (left), and Emma McGrath, AMD’17 Where: NBC News Special Reports in New York CityWhat: McGrath and Feliciano worked in the production control room on […]

Musical Maverick

As a young flutist, well before becoming a MacArthur Fellow, Claire Chase was asked to perform a piece of music for her junior high school’s graduation ceremony. She selected “Density […]

Northeastern Triumphs Over Snowmageddon

Six storms, including two bona fide blizzards, dumped historic amounts of snow in Massachusetts in January and February, forcing classes to be canceled and bringing the public transportation system to […]

NCAA Changes: Who Gets a Say?

Big changes are afoot in the National Collegiate Athletic Association that some say give an unfair financial advantage to the so-called Big 5 athletic conferences. Northeastern athletics director Peter Roby was […]

Mock crisis, genuine learning

The nurse entered the dorm room to find a 21-year-old student in distress and a frantic roommate fighting the resident assistant about empty beer bottles on the floor. Police officers […]

The Power of the Public

Sara Wylie co-founded a lab, but it’s not confined by four walls. The Public Lab is an online collaborative community that develops and provides low-cost, open source, do-it-yourself tools for […]

The Bounty Hunter

He doesn’t look like your typical bounty hunter. There’s no badge, bulging biceps, or side arm. But if you haven’t paid what you owe, watch out. Jon Hichborn didn’t earn […]