Beth Stevens, BPH’93, discovered a key function of microglia, a lesser-known type of brain cell, that is prompting a shift in thinking about brain development in healthy states as well as in neurological disorders like Alzheimer’s disease.
The announcement of Northeastern’s Center for Advancement of Veterans and Servicemembers, alumni entrepreneurship, and countdown to the winter showdown are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Northeastern on Wednesday held its annual Veterans Day ceremony to honor past and present members of the university community who have served their country.
Throughout Northeastern’s School of Pharmacy, researchers are making progress in solving a range of pressing health challenges.
The 2015–16 Huskies will look to build on the foundation laid by head coach Kelly Cole, who is entering her second season as bench boss. Their first test of the new season will be Friday afternoon at Boston University.
The university on Wednesday held its annual Veterans Day ceremony, where one student veteran shared how injuries he suffered during deployment have inspired him to help others.
The new Center for Advancement of Veterans and Servicemembers includes a host of career development and scholarship opportunities, aiming to eliminate the gap between education and employment felt by returning veterans nationally. Photo by Brooks Canaday/Northeastern University.
Former U.S. Rep. Barney Frank and retired federal judge Nancy Gertner discussed during last week’s Myra Kraft Open Classroom lecture the ramifications of the U.S. Supreme Court between 1953 and 1969, when Earl Warren served as chief justice.
Law professor Margaret Burnham highlighted the groundbreaking work of Northeastern’s Civil Rights and Restorative Justice project on Friday morning at the Association for Black Culture Centers’ 25th annual conference in Boston.
The announcement of Northeastern’s Toronto regional campus, Homecoming 2015, and the winning dunk from Midnight Madness are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week. Toronto will be […]
The Network Science Institute, home of the nation’s first doctoral program in network science, brings together an interdisciplinary team of renowned Northeastern scholars to plumb the structure and function of systems and develop intervention strategies to improve the health and security of people around the world.