How to fix the Internet’s plumbing problem

Edmund Yeh, an asso­ciate pro­fessor of elec­trical and com­puter engi­neering, is working to design a better Internet, one that’s more equipped to meet its growing traffic demands. His approach: create a net­work of Internet drains.

Walter Robinson

North­eastern Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Jour­nalism Walter Robinson dis­cusses his work as a juror for the Pulitzer Prize for Inves­tiga­tive Reporting.

Alan West-Duran

The award-​​winning Colom­bian nov­elist died last week at the age of 87. We asked Alan West-​​Durán, an asso­ciate pro­fessor in the Depart­ment of Lan­guages, Lit­er­a­tures, and Cul­tures, to dis­cuss the author’s life, lit­er­a­ture, and legacy.

Game Demo Day 2014

A variety of video, card, and board games devel­oped by North­eastern stu­dents were on dis­play at the Center for the Arts’ Game Demo Day on Thursday evening.

Museum Exhibition for Engineering and Technology

First-​​year engi­neering stu­dents cre­ated museum exhibits for middle schoolers in an effort to learn how to com­mu­ni­cate com­plex topics to younger audiences.

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Kim Lewis

3Qs: A new path to curing chronic Lyme disease

Uni­ver­sity Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Biology Kim Lewis is exploring alter­na­tive approaches to curing chronic Lyme dis­ease using his exper­tise in bac­te­rial cell persistence.

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A Message from Northeastern University President, Joseph E. Aoun

Today, as we mark the one-​​​​year anniver­sary of the day Boston – and all of us —were brought together in tragedy, may we also reflect on the col­lec­tive sup­port, indi­vidual … read more »

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Holi 2014

Festival of colors

Stu­dents enjoyed a col­orful after­noon on Sat­urday on Cen­ten­nial Common as they par­tic­i­pated in Holi, the Hindu fes­tival of colors, orga­nized by the stu­dent group NU Ustav.

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