Year in Photographs, 2013

Take a look back through 2013 on campus through the lenses of Northeastern University photographers.

March 8, 2013 - A woman crossed St. Stephen Street during a winter storm....Photo by Brooks Canaday

February 15, 2013 - Hundreds of costumed students danced on Krentzman Quad while filming a student-organized "Harlem Shake," a viral YouTube video. The event was organized by second-year students Trinity Montoya and Nicole Bartolotta who sent out a Facebook invite to 60 people; within 48 hours more than 3,000 people had been invited to the event....Photo by Mary Knox Miller

February 11, 2013 - Women's hockey forward Kelly Wallace kissed the Beanpot Championship Trophy after defeating Boston College in Matthews Arena. Wallace registered two assists in the Huskies' 4-3 win.…Photo by Brooks Canaday

February 11, 2013 - President Joseph E. Aoun joined fans while cheering on the men's hockey team as it took on the Boston College Eagles in the Beanpot Championship game at the TD Garden….Photo by Brooks Canaday

June 12, 2013 - A student walked through a patch of light beneath a hanging sculpture in the atrium of Ryder Hall....Photo by Brooks Canaday

April 16, 2013 - Facilities employee Stan Lawrence lowered the flags outside of the Northeastern University Law Library to half-staff on the day after the attacks at the 2013 Boston Marathon....Photo by Brooks Canaday

April 16, 2013 - Members of the Northeastern University community gathered in the Curry Student Center Ballroom for a vigil to honor those affected by the attacks at the 2013 Boston Marathon....Photo by Brooks Canaday

May 3, 2013 - Boston Police Commissioner Edward F. Davis III (center, with diploma) accepted an honorary degree at Northeastern University's 111th commencement on behalf of the first responders and law enforcement who selflessly sprung into action following the Boston Marathon bombings....Photo by Brooks Canaday

May 2, 2013 - President Joseph E. Aoun joined graduating seniors as they tossed their caps in the air during commencement week....Photo by Brooks Canaday

March 28, 2013 - Paws meets Nike, a 3-year-old Husky, held by Matt Haffenreffer, E'12. Nike belongs to Haffenreffer's roommate, also a Northeastern alum.

May 7, 2013 - From left, Michael Barnes, E'17, Tory Babchak, S'17, Elena Shikaloff, S'17, Averyl Freimarck, AMD'17, Kate Averwater, S'16, and Katie O'Connell, S'17, played volleyball in West Village.

September 2, 2013 - President Joseph E. Aoun and Paws greeted members of Northeastern University's 116th freshman class at the President's Convocation barbecue on Centennial Common....Photo by Kristie Gillooly

September 2, 2013 - Incoming first-year students from Northeastern University's 116th class filled Matthews Arena for the President's Convocation....Photo by Brooks Canaday

July 11, 2013 - Students made their way through campus under rainy skies during an otherwise hot and humid week of summer weather....Photo by Brooks Canaday

August 30, 2013 - Christopher Kpando helped his daughter Grace, S'16, move into her Hemenway Street dormitory at the start of the fall semester....Photo by Brooks Canaday

August 29, 2013 - President Joseph E. Aoun visited students and their families as they moved in to International Village....Photo by Brooks Canaday

September 3, 2013 - Members of Aftab, a student-run Iranian dance group, performed at Xplosaic, a celebration of Northeastern's cultural diversity through dance, music, art, and food....Photo by Brooks Canaday

July 29, 2013 - A bee gathered pollen from a Rudbeckia hirta, or black-eyed Susan, between the Egan Science Research Center and the Snell Engineering Center....Photo by Brooks Canaday

October 23, 2013 - Torch Scholar Sara Harris, SSH'13, has been practicing boxing for the last two years at the gym Sityodtong USA in Somerville, Mass....Photos by Brooks Canaday

November 4, 2013 - Greg Allan, E'16, S'16, examined 3-D printed items during the Open House at the new 3-D Printing Lab in the Snell Library Digital Media Commons. The lab is available to all students interested in learning more about 3-D printing and related technologies like 3-D scanning and engraving....Photo by Brooks Canaday

November 7, 2013 - Trussell Lab doctoral students Catherine Matassa, left, and Sarah Donelan return from mounting experiment cages on coastal rocks during low tide at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Mass....Photo by Brooks Canaday

December 11, 2013- Tyler Mitchell, AMD'16, a graphic design and interactive media major, is doing a co-op at PayPal....Photo by Mariah Tauger

October 11, 2013 - Oreo, a 9-year-old shih tzu, received some love from students during Paws for Stress Relief, part of the Mental Health Aware­ness Week sponsored in part by the student group Active Minds and University Health and Counseling Services. The dogs are certified members of Therapy Dogs International....Photo by Mariah Tauger

April 9, 2013 - Students from assistant professor of communication studies Greg Goodale's Advocacy Workshop class marched to the Boston Common and held a flash-mob after a Foster Care Awareness Rally in the Massachusetts Statehouse to raise awareness of the many issues facing foster children and to push for improvements to the foster care system through the passage of two bills....Photo by Brooks Canaday

November 6, 2013- Students worked in "The Hub," part of the redesigned Digital Media Commons in Snell library....Photo by Mariah Tauger

November 6, 2013 - The first and second floors of the new Digital Media Commons in Snell Library….Photo by Brooks Canaday

November 13, 2013 - Alan West-Duran is an associate professor in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures and is the director of the Latino/a, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program. West-Duran helped bring the Boston Latino International Film Festival to Northeastern University....Photo by Brooks Canaday

November 25, 2013 - A student walks through West Village, reflected in a portion of "Homage to Galileo," a sculpture by artist David Bakalar....Photo by Brooks Canaday

November 21, 2013 - Kim Lewis, University Distinguished Professor of Biology, and post-doctoral researcher Brian Conlon work in Lewis' lab. Together, Lewis and Conlon developed a novel approach to destroying methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, a cause of deadly and often chronic infections. The new treatment approach uses a secondary drug, ADEP, to "reactivate" dormant MRSA cells that were not eliminated by conventional antibiotics and cause them to self-destruct....Photo by Brooks Canaday

March 11, 2013 - President Joseph E. Aoun, left, joined Vijay Govindarajan, one of the world's top strategy and innovation experts, in Blackman Auditorium for the Profiles in Innovation Presidential Speaker Series event. They discussed reverse innovation, or the increasingly common adoption by developed nations of innovations pioneered in the developing world....Photo by Brooks Canaday

October 11, 2013 - Giordana Mecagni, the new head of Archives and Special Collections in the Northeastern University Libraries, is a member of the Boston Typewriter Orchestra.

September 5, 2013 - Matt Esposito, in black at left, SSH'15 and secretary of the Running Club, and Kevin Schubert, in black at right, SSH'14 and Running Club distance coach, try to entice passers-by to join their club as hundreds of students filled Centennial Common for the annual Fall Activities Fair where representatives from many of Northeastern’s 325 student organizations held demonstrations and sign-ups....Photo by Brooks Canaday

September 23, 2013 - Stephen Director, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, test drove the Baja SAE buggy during a demonstration on the Columbus Parking Garage roof....Photo by Brooks Canaday

November 22, 2013 - Sara Al-Otaibi, CAMD'14, outside of the Ruggles MBTA station. Pursuing a degree in architecture, Al-Otaibi did a co-op in Australia, studied abroad in Berlin, and interned in Saudi Arabia....Photo by Mariah Tauger

October 22, 2013 - President Joseph E. Aoun spoke at the 2013 State of the University event at Solomon Court....Photo by Brooks Canaday

October 18, 2013 - Construction workers positioned a girder at the topping-off ceremony of the GrandMarc, the new student residence hall at Northeastern University adjacent to the YMCA building and New England Conservatory. The topping off tradition traces back to 2700 BC and involves hoisting the last or highest structural beam on a building....Photo by Brooks Canaday

October 9, 2013 - Christo Wilson, assistant professor in the College of Computer and Information Science, in West Village H. Wilson researches datacenter networks, online social networks, security, and privacy….Photo by Mariah Tauger

October 31, 2013 - A student walks amid turning trees in West Village....Photo by Mariah Tauger

October 25, 2013- Following her co-op with record label Captured Tracks in Brooklyn, NY, Emily Schuna, AMD'16, set out to start a label of her own, using her dorm room as a partial recording studio....Photo by Mariah Tauger

November 15, 2013 - Northeastern University President Joseph E. Aoun and Diane MacGillivray, senior vice president of university advancement, spoke during Northeastern University's Empowerfest at the Cabot Field House....Photo by Brooks Canaday

November 15, 2013 - Nursing student Mercedes Franks, BHS'15, interacted with children at the Goldstein Simulation Suite demonstration booth during Northeastern University's Empowerfest at the Cabot Field House....Photo by Kristie Gillooly

November 8, 2013 - People walked through changing trees outside of Snell Library after a fall rainstorm....Photo by Brooks Canaday

December 10, 2013 - Hochiang Wang, DMSB'14, is a Marine Corps veteran and treasurer of the Student Veterans Organization....Photo by Brooks Canaday

December 5, 2013 - Students stocked up on candy during the 13th Annual Northeastern Gingerbread House Construction Contest in Stetson West, which was sponsored by Northeastern University Dining Services....Photo by Brooks Canaday

December 17, 2013 - Snow began to fall on campus at the start of Winter Storm Falco, which was predicted to drop three to five inches of snow in Boston....Photo by Brooks Canaday

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