Entrepreneurship is no easy task

Female entre­pre­neurs in the fields of online com­mu­ni­ties, health­care, and con­sumer product launching shared their expe­ri­ences at the latest event in Northeastern’s Women who Inspire Speaker Series, held during Global Entre­pre­neur­ship Week.

Northeastern celebrates Homecoming 2014

Home­coming 2014 was one to remember, as the North­eastern com­mu­nity enjoyed a visit from actor Kevin Spacey, cel­e­brated the Curry Stu­dent Center’s 50th anniver­sary, watched sev­eral thrilling wins by North­eastern Ath­letics, and much more.

Amid preseason hype, Huskies focused on preparation

The men’s bas­ket­ball team has been picked to win the Colo­nial Ath­letic Asso­ci­a­tion title this year. But head coach Bill Coen and company’s focus is squarely on their season opener on Sunday against crosstown rival Boston University.

Minority recruitment goals presented to Faculty Senate

The Office of Insti­tu­tional Diver­sity and Inclu­sion on Wednesday pre­sented to the Fac­ulty Senate an overview of the office’s goals to increase the number of under­rep­re­sented minori­ties working and studying on campus.

Ridership, demand grow for NUPD shuttle service

The number of stu­dents using the North­eastern Uni­ver­sity Police Department’s off-​​campus per­sonal safety escort ser­vice has sig­nif­i­cantly increased after the depart­ment began run­ning the ser­vice more fre­quently ear­lier this year to meet the demand.

On Veterans Day, Northeastern honors those who served

The North­eastern com­mu­nity gath­ered at the university’s Vet­erans Memo­rial on Tuesday for an annual cer­e­mony to rec­og­nize all who have served in the U.S. mil­i­tary, espe­cially North­eastern stu­dents and alumni.

A slightly more acidic ocean may help coral species

New research from asso­ciate pro­fessor of marine sci­ence Justin Ries explains how mod­erate increases in ocean acid­i­fi­ca­tion and tem­per­a­ture can enhance the growth rates of some reef-​​forming corals.

A different kind of midterm

Col­lege stu­dents across the state still have time to pre­pare for an impor­tant midterm on Tuesday, say the leaders of Northeastern’s col­lege Democ­rats and Repub­li­cans stu­dent orga­ni­za­tions. But it’s not in the class­room. It’s in the voting booth.