What you should know about NU Core 2016

North­eastern will imple­ment a new core cur­riculum begin­ning in fall 2016, but the process is already underway to ensure a smooth tran­si­tion over the next year. Here is what fac­ulty and stu­dents should know.

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August 29, 2014 - Jake Pratt, left, S'15 (expected graduation December '14), pulled his brother, Max, through West Village as students moved in to their dormitories at the start of the school year.
08/20/15 - BOSTON, MA. - Daniel Aldrich, Political Science and Public Policy Professor.  Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

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3Qs: The human rights impact of Hurricane Katrina

Beyond the phys­ical destruc­tion Hur­ri­cane Kat­rina caused along the Gulf Coast a decade ago, the storm ulti­mately led to wide­spread human rights vio­la­tions, according to Amnesty Inter­na­tional. Polit­ical sci­ence pro­fessor Thomas Vicino holds forth on the issues former Gulf Coast res­i­dents con­tinue to face today.

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#TrueNortheastern: From campus to Fenway Park and back again

While many North­eastern alumni look for­ward to returning home to campus, Gillian Riordan never left. Riordan, a 2015 grad­uate who earned her degree in com­mu­ni­ca­tion studies, used co-​​op expe­ri­ences with the Red Sox and Jimmy Fund as a gateway to working for Uni­ver­sity Advance­ment. This is her #TrueNorth­eastern story.

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Gliding along

Lucky Olali, CPS’16, rides a two-​​wheeled, self-​​balancing elec­tric scooter down Forsyth Street on Wednesday. Photo by Adam Glanzman/​Northeastern University

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