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.
A courtroom rendering of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady received some unexpected attention online Wednesday. Here, law professor Daniel Medwed explains why these drawings—though not always flattering—are an important part of court proceedings.
National S’mores Day, the arrival of new residence hall mattresses, and faculty artwork are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Blurb: When discussing one of the most contentious topics of the 21st century—climate change—finding the balance between fact and emotion is precarious, say Northeastern faculty.
Northeastern was well represented in BetaBoston’s recent 25 Most Innovative People Under 25 list, which highlighted the entrepreneurial spirit, creativity, and social media prowess of five recent graduates.
The men’s basketball team’s new bling, a shout-out from LL Cool J, and hail the size of golf balls are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
As authorities continue to debate the topic, marine science expert Brian Helmuth explains how barnacles on a recently discovered fragment of an airplane wing could help investigators determine if the debris came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III visited campus on Wednesday to observe the university’s efforts to bolster interest and participation in science, technology, engineering, and math education.
International affairs major David Obadina will help to structure and implement student engagement for END7, an international campaign that is focused on eradicating seven neglected tropical diseases by 2020.
Huskies for Heroes, an incoming freshman’s bravery, and the School of Journalism’s new director are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
President Aoun took part yesterday in a webinar on the future of higher education and how universities should innovate. Here are some of the highlights.
The NFL on Tuesday upheld Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game “Deflategate” suspension. School of Law professor Roger Abrams talks about what could come next on the legal landscape, and predicts “the beginning of the end” of Roger Goodell’s tenure as NFL commissioner.
A recent news report suggests that more than 900 million Android phones could be at risk for cyberattacks. We asked Northeastern research scientist Collin Mulliner to offer up some strategies for keeping your device safe.
Justine Siegal, director of sports partnerships at Northeastern’s Center for the Study of Sport in Society, says plenty of women have the skills to coach men’s professional sports teams. They just need the opportunity.
The Pacific Northwest reportedly could be devastated by a major earthquake in the coming decades. But according to one Northeastern expert in community and infrastructure resilience, no part of the U.S. is safe from natural catastrophe.
Northeastern University-Silicon Valley’s new CEO, Northeastern’s civic engagement with the city of Boston, and student entrepreneur success are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Northeastern held its annual community job fair on Wednesday, bringing local jobseekers together with companies that are looking to hire.
While working at the U.S. Embassy in Ecuador earlier this year, fourth-year political science major Rose Leopold helped grow the relationship between the Pan American nations.
Northeastern associate professor Jessica Hoffman and a team of researchers examined middle and high schools across the commonwealth following the implementation of a statewide nutrition bill. Their encouraging findings show the feasibility of making significant improvements in the competitive foods and beverages available in schools.
A special Husky-penguin relationship, the start of new co-ops, and faculty research are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week. Just because. #Northeastern #huskypuppy #snuggler pic.twitter.com/oRzFbDUa1Q — […]
On a Dialogue of Civilizations program to India this summer, Northeastern students saw firsthand how the nation of more than 1.2 billion people is preparing for climate change.
Every year, a committee comprising students, faculty, and staff chooses one thought-provoking book for the Northeastern community to read. But have you ever wondered how the so-called First Pages book is selected?
Campus tours emphasize everything Northeastern offers prospective and newly admitted students. Meet the Husky Ambassadors who are leading these important presentations.
Human brain research, the benefits of co-op, and a saucy hockey goal are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Eva Hayes, S’16, is on co-op in the Bahamas at the Bimini Sharklab, where she swims with sharks and helps the lab study and tag them for research purposes. It’s a “dream co-op,” she said.
Northeastern alumnus Ben Lavoie is writing a book that will chronicle an ultimate summer trip he took after senior year: visiting all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums.
The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team’s victory in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup is an experience the players and fans will not soon forget. We asked Northeastern women’s soccer head coach Tracey Leone, who has 29 international appearances under her belt, what it’s like playing for the red, white, and blue.
The annual Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular may be the grand daddy of all Independence Day celebrations, but here are some other fireworks shows in Massachusetts to consider this holiday.
Recognizing that women’s hockey is stronger than ever, Northeastern alumna Dani Rylan, MS’12, founded the first-ever paid professional women’s hockey league in North America.
The Northeastern University chapter of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics recently undertook its toughest mission to date, and through it learned the power of teamwork.
In a landmark ruling for gay equality, the Supreme Court ruled on Friday that same-sex marriage should be legal in all 50 states. Here, School of Law professor Martha Davis offers insight into the decision and what comes next.
Campus visits, #Pitchathon, and a remembrance for the victims in Charleston are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Matthews Distinguished Professor of Law Wendy Parmet discusses the implications of the court’s ruling on Thursday that federal subsidies can be offered to subscribers to President Obama’s healthcare law, regardless of whether the states in which they live have set up their own health insurance exchanges.
The Northeastern community gathered Tuesday night at the Fenway Center to remember—through poems and music—the nine victims of last week’s Charleston church shooting.
Working at the Large Hadron Collider has been Nick DePorzio’s dream since his senior year in high school. In a couple weeks, that dream will become a reality when the physics student starts his co-op at CERN, which hosts the famous particle collider.
The start of new co-ops, Jef Aerosol’s additions to campus, and new student orientation are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week. We are so ready to […]