I feel like I’ve made an actual impact on the world’

While studying at North­eastern, Christie Civetta, SSH’15, has worked throughout the world to tackle the pre­ven­tion of sui­cide and drug abuse. She’ll share her journey with her fellow grad­u­ates on May 8 when she delivers her Com­mence­ment address.

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3Qs: Utah brings back firing squads

Utah Gov. Gary Her­bert this week signed a new law that makes death by firing squad an alter­na­tive option for cap­ital pun­ish­ment. North­eastern law pro­fessor Michael Melt­sner weighs in on the con­tro­ver­sial law.

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Get ready for RISE:2015

North­eastern University’s annual Research, Inno­va­tion, and Schol­ar­ship Expo, which show­cases use-​​inspired and inno­v­a­tive research being done by hun­dreds of stu­dents and fac­ulty, is set for Thursday, April 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Cabot Center.

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Lord Mayor of Belfast visits Northeastern

Lord Mayor of Belfast Arder Carson toured the North­eastern campus on Friday after vis­iting with Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh. Belfast, Northern Ire­land, recently became a sister city of Boston, and is home to numerous North­eastern Uni­ver­sity co-​​op employers. Photo by Brooks Canaday/​Northeastern Uni­ver­sity

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