Northeastern will hold its 114th Commencement today. Here’s everything you need to know— from profiles on the graduates and honorary degree recipients to ceremony information and how to engage on social media.
Northeastern will hold its 114th Commencement today. Here’s everything you need to know—from profiles on the graduates and honorary degree recipients to ceremony information and how to engage on social media.
At Northeastern’s Doctor of Philosophy Hooding and Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, the university conferred degrees upon doctoral candidates in fields ranging from interdisciplinary engineering and pharmaceutical sciences to psychology, computer science, and economics.
Marine scientists in Australia recently reported that 93 percent of the Great Barrier Reef is now bleached. Northeastern’s Steven Vollmer explains why the condition, typically the result of warming ocean temperatures, could lead to “the ocean’s equivalent of a rainforest with no trees.”
NUTRONS was created to inspire student mentors through challenging educational experiences such as building robots. Today, it is one of the most successful robotics teams in the region, helping to solve real world problems through engineering. Watch and learn more about this unique Northeastern group. Video by Benjamin Bertsch/Northeastern University
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From left, Taylor Lawson, DMSB’16, Hope Wierzbicki, AMD’16, and Taylor Niland, DMSB’16, take graduation photos on Krentzman Quad on Wednesday. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University