Campus Recreation ready for the busiest time of year

One of the most pop­ular spots on col­lege cam­puses in Jan­uary is, unsur­pris­ingly, the gym. Here are some tips for North­eastern com­mu­nity mem­bers to get the most out of their work­outs, as well as alter­na­tives, like intra­mu­rals, for get­ting a healthy start to 2016.

3Qs: Growing tensions between Saudi Arabia, Iran

The two Middle East nations are in the midst of a height­ened diplo­matic con­fronta­tion that has gar­nered the atten­tion of the global com­mu­nity. Pro­fessor Valen­tine Moghadam, an inter­na­tional affairs expert, explains why rela­tions between these coun­tries have been strained for some time.

A climate change agreement was reached. Now what?

The two-​​week U.N. Frame­work Con­ven­tion on Cli­mate Change ended in Paris on Sat­urday with nearly 200 nations agreeing on a plan to combat cli­mate change. Here, North­eastern pro­fes­sors dis­cuss the good, the remaining chal­lenges, and the future of this his­toric accord.