Benjamin Moran, S’18, has been awarded the Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The scholarship includes a 10-week paid internship working on a research project under the guidance of an NOAA mentor.
Klein spoke at Northeastern last week about her new book, in which she pins the blame for climate change largely on capitalism and argues that radical change spurred by a powerful social movement is the necessary response to the situation.
Each year I attend RISE, Northeastern’s annual research, innovation, and scholarship expo, I leave even more impressed with the high level and range of research happening here. But this year, […]
The National Academy of Engineering on Friday formally presented current director Simon Pitts and founding director Michael Silevitch with the 2015 Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education for their leadership and impact on Northeastern’s Gordon Engineering Leadership Program.
Students and faculty across many disciplines presented their scholarly research, innovative thinking, and entrepreneurial endeavors at the annual expo, where many young researchers were honored with prestigious awards.
A panel of experts on Wednesday discussed how the growing population of adults over 65 and advancements in technology present opportunities for entrepreneurs to bring much-needed innovations in eldercare. Northeastern’s […]
At Northeastern’s CEO Breakfast Forum, Boston 2024 Partnership Chairman John Fish outlined why he believes hosting the Olympic Games could be the most transformative experience in the city’s history.
Ellie Shin, SSH/S’16, was determined to work on co-op in a campus research lab. She found one, and has quickly made the most of her experiences.
Northeastern is launching NUcareers, a new database that for the first time provides students and alumni with a one-stop-shop to search for co-ops and full-time jobs and access a range of enhanced career management services.
The professor and chair of Northeastern’s Department of Chemical Engineering is an internationally renowned researcher who has pioneered the use of nanotechnology to improve medical devices.
The annual fundraising walk, held this weekend at Matthews Arena to benefit the American Cancer Society, pulled in more donations and drew more attendees to the campus event than ever before.
The National Jurist touted the value of Northeastern’s signature co-op program. Learning by doing, School of Law Dean Jeremy Paul said, is “the best way to deliver a first-rate legal education.”
The men’s basketball team’s NCAA tournament berth capped a successful and exciting run that captivated the Northeastern community and signified another step in the university’s steady path to national prominence.
At the annual College of Science co-op expo, some two dozen students discussed their co-op experiences at companies, research institutes, and labs from as near as Northeastern’s campus and as far as London, Madagascar, and Australia.
It was not the result they hoped for, but the Huskies made Northeastern proud Thursday afternoon at the NCAA tournament, battling Notre Dame for 40 minutes and unleashing a passionate, […]
Northeastern alumnus Steve Bender remembers well the last time the Huskies were in the NCAA tournament. That’s because he attended the game. Bender, who was an eighth-grader in 1991, drove up […]
In their final seasons at Northeastern, seniors Scott Eatherton and Reggie Spencer have embraced their roles as the elder statesmen on a Huskies team headed back to the NCAA tournament for the first time in 24 years.
Northeastern University second-year student Samantha Bell vividly recalls watching March Madness during her childhood and wondering what it would be like to be on the university pep bands performing during […]
Huskies head coach Bill Coen and players Quincy Ford, David Walker, and Scott Eatherton fielded questions during a press conference on Wednesday morning. Here are some highlights: Quincy Ford, on […]
“We’re here boys,” Huskies junior forward David Walker exclaimed as he stepped off the bus at the team hotel just after 9 p.m. Tuesday night. Indeed the Huskies are here, and […]
Findings reported in a new paper co-authored by Northeastern Distinguished Professor David Lazer challenge conventional wisdom that politics is all about targeting your base and tiptoeing around the opposition.
The Northeastern community roared in celebration Sunday night at an NCAA Selection Show watch party at the Cabot Center, where the Huskies learned they will face the Fighting Irish on Thursday in Pittsburgh.
Graduate student Jessica Torossian encountered winter’s beauty in the form of frost flowers while performing field research on blue mussels in the Gulf of Maine.
Companies also stand to benefit from the positive work-related outcomes fathers experience the more time they spend with their kids, according to D’Amore-McKim School of Business researchers, who present their findings in a new paper.
Northeastern is launching a new academic option for rising sophomores this summer that will provide students with greater flexibility to customize their learning experiences and offer numerous co-curricular programs that build class spirit and enrich student life.
The prototype prosthetic device, which was designed by five mechanical engineering majors for their senior capstone design project, aims to help amputee farm and agricultural workers control and maneuver tractors.
More than eight out of 10 movies or TV shows Netflix users watch are based on the site’s recommendations. Those suggestions are the result of complex algorithms, according to Carlos Gomez Uribe, vice president of product innovation at Netflix, who spoke on campus Thursday as part of the Profiles in Innovation Presidential Speaker Series.
Law professor Daniel Medwed, a nationally renowned criminal law expert, is particularly interested in how the prosecutors will structure their presentation against the accused Boston Marathon bomber, whose trial begins Wednesday.
The Northeastern delegations for Germany and Croatia took first and third place, respectively, while students won numerous individual awards at the conference, held Feb. 12–15 in Washington, D.C.
Scott Edmiston, interim chair of the theatre department, shares his vision for the department and discusses the impact of new co-op partnerships as well as the dramatic redesign of the Studio Theatre’s lobby.
Five students who presented at a recent international co-op fair describe their experiential learning opportunities abroad and what made those experiences so meaningful.
Journalism student Olivia Hesslein says that working behind the scenes for two national news networks while on co-op has defined her career path. Now she wants to be a television news producer.
By the end of the 21st century, climate change will significantly alter an important oceanographic process that regulates the productivity of fisheries and marine ecosystems, Northeastern researchers report in a new paper in Nature. These changes are likely to influence the geographic distribution of marine biodiversity.
As the White House prepares its framework for a new college ratings system, President Aoun proposed a series of critical value-added indicators for universities to help families have access to more reliable and transparent information for measuring students’ career and personal success.
Daniel Medwed, an expert in criminal law and a renowned scholar on the topic of wrongful convictions, has been appointed a member of a new Standing Committee on Eyewitness Identification by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.
In new research, Northeastern professor David Lewkowicz delivered some intriguing findings about bilingual babies’ lip-reading. But he also says adults do quite a bit of lip-reading every day, probably without even knowing it.