The Northeastern women’s hockey team has never qualified for the NCAA tournament, despite notching 19 or more wins in three of the past four seasons. Senior Kendall Coyne and the 2015–16 squad aim to secure that elusive NCAA bid this year.
Fernando Suarez, the new Jean C. Tempel Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the D’Amore-McKim School of Business, wants to help grow the university’s reputation within the innovation and entrepreneurial fields.
Northeastern’s Resident Student Association is hosting programs and activities this week to raise greater awareness about homelessness in the Greater Boston area. Find out how you can get involved.
In a complex global marketplace, corporate leaders are increasingly faced with the challenge of leading without being physically present. On Monday, academic and industry leaders assembled at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business’ 2015 Global Leadership Summit to tackle the issue.
The opening of Northeastern Crossing, the Society of Women Engineers, and countdown to Parent and Family weekend are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
From cooking demos to Parent and Family Weekend, this month is stocked with fun activities and opportunities to enjoy the crisp autumn weather.
James C. Bean, who joined Northeastern this summer as the new provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, presided over his first Faculty Senate meeting on Wednesday and touted the university’s leadership in higher education.
A delegation of 15 Northeastern students and staff traveled to Philadelphia this weekend for the chance to see Pope Francis during his U.S. visit. Here, those students share a first-hand account of their trip.
#BeYOUatNU, Women who Inspire, and the “gig economy” are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
The three female political leaders who comprised the panel for the fall semester’s first installment of the Women who Inspire Speaker Series, held Monday night in the Curry Student Center […]
Luiz Franciss, DMSB’17, found an exciting experiential learning opportunity this summer at the Kraft Heinz Company in a pretty familiar location: his home country of Brazil.
Entrepreneurial passion, Northeastern’s CEO Breakfast Forum, and alumni’s advice for new students are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Over a recent six-day span, students, faculty, and staff participated in three separate White House events that recognized contributions made in the areas of network partnerships, interfaith service, and HIV and AIDS awareness advocacy.
The Northeastern men’s and women’s cross country teams are coming off strong showings last year, and head coach Cathrine Erickson sees great potential in this year’s squads, including a couple Huskies who could run in the NCAA championships.
A goal of “NU Day, Same Bottle” is to educate students on how small changes to simple daily routines can have a big impact on the environment, says the campaign’s creator, Alec Stransky, SSH’18.
The President’s Convocation and first day of classes are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
We asked Northeastern students on the first day of fall semester classes what they are most looking forward to this year. Here’s what they had to say.
“I’m so excited we have a Swiffer WetJet now” was just one of the many declarations of success heard on Sunday at Northeastern’s annual Trash2Treasure sale. Here’s what other premium items students found.
Last week, dozens of new students participated in Northeastern’s annual nuSERVES program, which gave students the chance to volunteer in the community even before taking their first class.
on refugees who have fled the ongoing turmoil in Syria, Northeastern professors shed light on mistakes that have been made and offer solutions to the crisis.
Excitement for the start of the new school year and students’ return to campus are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
As the new school year gets underway, Northeastern will be abuzz with campus events—from entrepreneurial opportunities to cooking demonstrations and athletics events—that you won’t want to miss.
Northeastern students are returning to campus this week in large numbers. Here’s a rundown of parking and traffic changes that faculty and staff should be aware of to ensure a smooth move-in process.
Northeastern will implement a new core curriculum beginning in fall 2016, but the process is already underway to ensure a smooth transition over the next year. Here is what faculty and students should know.
The men’s soccer team has proven preseason prognostications wrong before. This year the Huskies look for more of the same, as head coach Brian Ainscough and his squad have their sights set on a CAA championship and NCAA berth.
Beyond the physical destruction Hurricane Katrina caused along the Gulf Coast a decade ago, the storm ultimately led to widespread human rights violations, according to Amnesty International. Political science professor Thomas Vicino holds forth on the issues former Gulf Coast residents continue to face today.
Matthews Arena recognition, the start of the new school year, and National Dog Day are among our selections of tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
A decade after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Louisiana, Northeastern professor Stephen Flynn examines how the catastrophic event vaulted our ability to recover from natural disasters into a national priority.
The stock market index plummeted more than 1,000 points moments after trading opened on Monday, and then drastically fluctuated throughout the day. Financial expert Jeffery Born explains the catalyst for “Black Monday” and what it means for you.
Kinesha Goldson, AMD’11, recently burst onto the Boston food truck scene with her French macrons served from an eye-catching pink van. Later this week, she’ll compete for a spot on a more global scale: Jamaica’s representative in the 2015 Miss Universe pageant.
On a new Dialogue of Civilizations program this summer, Northeastern students learned about the surprising influences of the two most significant revolutions of scientific thought.
Civil rights activist Julian Bond, who co-founded the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and served as chairman of the NAACP for 22 years, died on Saturday at the age of 75. An […]
A recent outbreak of blue-green algae in the Charles River prompted officials to issue a health advisory. Here, water quality expert Ferdi Hellweger explains how this setback could impact the efforts to make the Charles River swimmable.
How will the devaluation of China’s currency affect the United States and the global economy? Here, associate professor of economics Kamran Dadkhah holds forth on China’s surprise financial decision last week.
Northeastern drug policy expert Leo Beletsky described the federal government’s new Heroin Response Strategy, which looks to combat drug abuse through a public health approach, as a positive development, but added that there is still more work to be done.
The beloved children’s show will now share a channel with Game of Thrones and True Detective. But communication studies lecturer Tim Ouillette says this move shouldn’t come as a surprise.