Soldier, Scholar

College wasn’t in Brian Fountaine’s cross hairs when he rolled into Iraq in 2003. As a tank commander, he was focused on patrolling the bustling main road bisecting the country […]

Empower By Example

Donating your time, expertise, and professional experience can be every bit as valuable to the students of Northeastern as a more traditional contribution—and many of our alumni, parents, and friends […]

Making Waves

It must be particularly gratifying for Janet Swanson to read the news that the graduation rate among student-athletes in the United States is at an all-time high. “Education first” was […]

Celebrate Empower!

Join Northeastern alumni, parents, and friends as we celebrate the Empower campaign with events around the nation and globe:New York City—Early AprilHong Kong—Late MayVisit for details. Here are details […]

Disease Detector

Faster, better, cheaper. Those three words are the Holy Grail in new-product development, especially in the healthcare field. All three describe Biolom’s miniaturized sensors, which aim to rapidly detect cancer, […]

Through a Global Lens

Northeastern’s global opportunities offer students the rare chance not just to travel the world, but to make a difference in it. The depth of those experiences—working, serving, and living abroad—also […]