A Heart Lives On

Merissa Cohen, AMD’10 (left), remembers her uncle, Jon Shevell, as a big, handsome teddy bear of a guy who’d do anything for anybody, be it a friend, family member, or […]

A Healthy Dose of Mentorship

With more than 40 companies founded by Northeastern alumni, students, and faculty, the startup incubator known as Health Sciences Entrepreneurs has reason to celebrate in 2015—10 years since HSE’s inception […]

On Campus, Live!

Start Me Up  Students strutted their startups at Northeastern’s Entrepreneurship Expo, Nov. 20, 2014. One standout was a free, social game of photo comparisons that can be played with up […]

Bridging the Gap

Esther Chou, AS’08, celebrated her one-year anniversary as program manager at Global Citizen Year in San Francisco, and she can’t imagine it having gone any better.“We take students who are […]

The Power of Stories

When Karen Abdul-Malik, CJ’84, became aware of the National Association of Black Storytellers (NABS) in 1993, she “jumped in right away.” Today, as the recently inaugurated 14th president, she will […]

Empower Trendsetters Step Out

Last fall, the Northeastern community advanced students and scholarship at the College of Arts, Media and Design, and celebrated enterprising women.FROM DESK TO DAWNTwenty students and staff took to the […]

Fast Track

Up in Lights   Doug Appleton, As’10When he was a kid, Doug Appleton, AS’10, feasted on Nickelodeon cartoons, especially Hey Arnold! To his amazement, the show listed a background animator also […]

Early Warning System

Every year, New England weather seems to produce a perfect storm for potholes—the scourge of urban transportation. A team of faculty and students, led by civil and environmental engineering professors […]

Charity Begins Here

When Rebecca Riccio talks, the Buffett family listens—at least when the topic is charitable giving. When multibillionaire Warren Buffett’s sister, Doris, decided to create a free online course about philanthropy, […]