Meet Generation Z

The generation of Americans just coming of age—popularly known as Generation Z—tends to be entrepreneurial and highly independent, but still committed to getting a traditional college education, according to the […]

Knowledge Generators

Northeastern’s $100 million research enterprise, co-op program, and other experiential offerings open doors to competitive graduate programs, including the university’s own.Tom Cinq-Mars, AS’10 Duke University PhD student Modern Russian historyA […]

The Hidden Impact of Trauma

Three Northeastern psychology professors are exploring how traumatic experiences—violence, drugs, emotional abuse, and neglect—can rearrange the way our brains work. Their goal: to understand how these neurological changes make a […]

Saluting All Who Served

“Too many young Americans that leave the service after combat in Iraq and Afghanistan haven’t stepped forward yet to ask for help,” said retired Brig. Gen. Jack Hammond, the keynote […]

Linked Up

After majoring in finance at Northeastern, Samantha Carr, DMSB’12, found her niche in sales. Great co-ops had taught her what she needed to thrive: a workplace that was “fast-paced, with […]

Lessons in Giving

Four generous parents are putting their money where their hearts lie: in helping students experience the power of giving.Inspired by undergraduates’ desire to make their world a better place, Stuart […]

Fueling Partnerships

When an ambitious student with a great idea hits a stumbling block, what’s the worst that could happen? If guidance and resources are scarce, that student might miss out on […]

Dog Days

Ever wonder what your dog is doing while you’re at work? Dan Knudsen, AS’06 (above right), wants to keep pets entertained, not ripping the stuffing out of your couch.Knudsen is […]