Driving, autonomously, into the future

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.

He gave everything he had on American Ninja Warrior—and gained much more

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.

Northeastern welcomes 119th entering class

At the President’s Con­vo­ca­tion on Tuesday morning, Pres­i­dent Aoun, along with other uni­ver­sity and stu­dent leaders, under­scored the diver­sity of the incoming freshman class and pointed to the myriad opportunities—from global co-​​op, to cutting-​​edge research, to stu­dent organizations—that lie ahead.