On Tuesday at Northeastern, three innovative nurses shared how they’ve melded their medical training and entrepreneurial spirit to bring enhanced services to healthcare professionals and patients.
Northeastern is uniquely positioned to be ahead of the curve as higher education shifts to a learning model personalized for each individual student, President Joseph E. Aoun told the Faculty Senate on Wednesday.
Marta Skomin, E’14, spent her 2012 spring break in Silicon Valley, networking with high-tech employers and learning more about the industry. The experience led first to a co-op job and then to a full-time position with the same company.
Victoria Oggioni, AMD’15, is familiar with working offstage. On Tuesday, she will make just her second appearance on the stage, starring in Antigone, the theatre department’s first production of the academic year.
The No. 10 Huskies are riding a 10-game winning streak, which head coach Cheryl Murtagh attributes to strong defense and outstanding conditioning.
On Thursday, first-year engineering students participated in the annual fall event dubbed an “egg drop on steroids,” in which pumpkins are hurled off atop Gainsborough Garage, all in the name of learning about important engineering principles.
Taking advantage of opportunities and being yourself were among the lessons Marcy Reed, president of National Grid Massachusetts, shared with fellow women in engineering and technology at the Women Who Inspire Engineering Leadership Reception on Tuesday night.
Northeastern has several exciting and engaging events planned this month. Here are five, which range from campus art and Huskies hockey to Big Data research and Profiles in Innovation.
Northeastern’s Department of Career Development held its first career fair of the academic year on Thursday, as more than 2,000 students sought co-ops and full-time job opportunities and networked with representatives from more than 260 companies.
During a keynote address at Northeastern on Tuesday, an epidemiologist at Boston Medical Center who has administered care to Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, noted that more help is needed in Africa to provide healthcare services, adding that “We need help with everything.”
At the Faculty Senate meeting on Wednesday, university leaders outlined the vision for the Northeastern University Global Network, a platform to strengthen the university’s global leadership in professional experiential graduate education.
Two Northeastern journalism students on co-op with NBC News this spring had the opportunity to work on some of the year’s most important telecasts, including President Obama’s State of the Union address and the Winter Olympics in Sochi.