Knowing society’s constant demand for immediate, real-time information, assistant professor of political science Nick Beauchamp developed a model that uses tweets to gauge public opinion of candidates more quickly than traditional polls.
In his annual address to the Faculty Senate on Wednesday, President Joseph E. Aoun described the increasing competition in higher education while reaffirming Northeastern’s commitment to leadership in education and research.
At a farmers’ market-style event on Tuesday, the entrepreneurial spirit of Northeastern was on full display as students and alumni showed off their homegrown wares.
At “The Future of…” presidential speaker series on Tuesday, Lyft chief technology officer and Northeastern graduate Chris Lambert discussed how autonomous vehicles are the future of transportation—and what that means for Lyft, for people, and for cities in America.
Through the SafeZone app, students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors can immediately report emergencies, request medical assistance, or simply stay in touch during late-hour work assignments.
Northeastern’s Real Estate Club will host a panel discussion this evening on the past, present, and future of urban planning and development in the university’s surrounding neighborhoods. Titled “Cranes and the Community,” the event will convene six experts with knowledge in fields ranging from architecture to city planning.
Balancing the cost of bills, rent, groceries, and books, while still having some funds left to have a little fun can be a difficult assignment. Here are a few tips from the university’s Center for Financial Independence to help you get started.
“I did the best I could’ve done,” champion rock climber Josh Levin, E’17, said of competing on the season 8 finale of the NBC reality show. The experience, he noted, not only made him a better climber, but it helped him bring increased attention to a cause—organ donation—of great personal importance.
With so many exciting opportunities on campus, it can be difficult to keep track of everything. Here’s our handy guide to the can’t-miss events of the fall semester.
Everyone has had a bad service experience, the memory of which is often still fresh even after an extended period of time. New faculty member Miso Kim is working to change that through her study of the nature and design of service.
This weekend marked the 229th anniversary of the day the 39 men who drafted the Constitution met as a Constitutional Convention for the final time to sign it. Here are some interesting historical facts about it—including the case for why it should be in the summer—and how to celebrate it on campus.
When Andrew Tu, E’20, arrived at Northeastern last fall, he didn’t expect to be towing a 7.5-foot buoy by hand into the ocean come summer. But that world opened up to him at the Undergraduate Lab Fair when he learned about associate professor Stefano Basagni’s work on an underwater wireless communication network.