Three cheers for Relay of Northeastern

Relay For Life of North­eastern will hold an event on Cen­ten­nial Common on Friday morning to cel­e­brate its fundraising total being the third highest of col­le­giate events nation­wide and to inspire even more par­tic­i­pa­tion in the global event that sup­ports the Amer­ican Cancer Society.

Blog:  The Works

5 Things to Know As an International Student Attending the Career Fair (And Maybe As a Domestic Student Too)

The Fall North­eastern Career Fair on October 2 is a new expe­ri­ence for many inter­na­tional stu­dents (and for domestic stu­dents as well).  For some people, the con­cept of “new” is […]

A simulation game to help people prep for court

An inter­dis­ci­pli­nary team at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity is devel­oping an online sim­u­la­tion game that would pro­vide self-​​represented lit­i­gants with advo­cacy expe­ri­ence before they appear in court for legal pro­ceed­ings such as evic­tions, mort­gage fore­clo­sures, and debt col­lec­tion cases.

3Qs: The US response to ISIS

On Monday, the United States launched strategic airstrikes on ISIS tar­gets in parts of Syria and Iraq. It was a move Pres­i­dent Obama had no choice but to make, says assis­tant pro­fessor of polit­ical sci­ence Max Abrahms.

A promising alternative to medical marijuana

Assis­tant pro­fessor of phar­macy Ganesh Thakur has received a $2.4 mil­lion grant from the National Insti­tutes of Health to con­tinue his ground­breaking work to create a novel class of com­pounds to treat glaucoma.

Three distinct careers, one definitive goal

At the first event in the 2014–15 Women Who Inspire speaker series, three busi­ness leaders dis­cussed their career paths and shared insight into how busi­ness­women can make sure their inno­v­a­tive ideas are being heard in the workplace.