Keller’s interest in public health was shaped by her mother’s battle with breast cancer. On Friday, mom will cheer on daughter as she becomes the first person in her family to graduate from college.
Tom McCarthy Honorary Degree: Doctor of Humane Letters Tom McCarthy is a prolific, highly acclaimed director, screenwriter, and actor whose most recent film, Spotlight—the 2016 Oscar winner for Best Picture—recounts The […]
Barba vividly remembers the moment Steve Jobs introduced the first iPhone to the world in 2007. A teenager at the time, he’d long been interested in “hacking around and building things” with electronics. As a Northeastern student, he’s developed two apps and spent three co-ops working as a software engineer. We asked him what’s next after graduation.
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.
Charles Elachi Commencement speaker: Graduate ceremony Honorary Degree: Doctor of Engineering Charles Elachi, director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and one of the world’s foremost science and engineering leaders, has […]
Susan Hockfield Honorary Degree: Doctor of Science Susan Hockfield has distinguished herself in a career that has spanned advanced scientific research, the presidency of one of the world’s premier institutions of […]
Major General Charles Frank Bolden Jr., USMC, Ret. Honorary Degree: Doctor of Science A member of the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame, retired Maj. Gen. Charles F. Bolden Jr. is the […]
University photographers were there to document all the people and happenings that made this academic year so special.
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.
The members of the sixth graduating class of the Torch Scholars Program represented “beacons of light” at a celebration in their honor on Thursday in East Village.
This fall, Torchia will enter Yale’s physician assistant graduate program. She credits Northeastern’s experiential learning opportunities with preparing her for the program’s rigorous curriculum and with giving her a distinct advantage. “I will be entering my program as one of the youngest, if not the youngest, student because my co-ops have given me more than enough (clinical) hours and experience without needing to take a gap year.”