On Spring Break, students spring into action

This week, 186 mem­bers of the North­eastern com­mu­nity will par­tic­i­pate in ser­vice projects in 15 com­mu­ni­ties across the U.S. and four other coun­tries for Alter­na­tive Spring Break—a week­long immer­sive living and vol­un­teering experience.

Everglades Alternative Spring Break

Tweets of the week: Feb. 24–28

The Sochi Olympics, scenic photos of campus, #iheart­coop sen­ti­ments, and the men’s base­ball game against the Red Sox were among our selec­tions for tweets from the North­eastern com­mu­nity this week.

Snowy Campus Features

What motivates you?

Year of Moti­va­tion, founded by Lars King, DMSB’17, delivers short moti­va­tional videos to your inbox every morning.

Lars King

3Qs: Art on ice

Former pro­fes­sional ice skater Erin Sharaf, now of Northeastern’s physi­cian assis­tant pro­gram, reflects on the mental and phys­ical chal­lenges of Olympic figure skating.

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Parliament, the Scottish way

Fourth-​​year stu­dent Anthony Turner, SSH’15, recently returned from his co-​​op at the Scot­tish Par­lia­ment, where he par­tic­i­pated in researching leg­is­la­tion and writing par­lia­men­tary motions.

Anthony Turner

From DJ to Def Jam

Elie Lamaze­rolles, AMD’15, recently com­pleted a co-​​op with Island Def Jam Music Group—a job that appealed to him because of his musical roots as a disc jockey in Europe.

Elie Lamazerolles

Take 5: Tips for physical fitness in 2014

Want to slim down or build a fitter physique in 2014? Here are five tips from fit­ness guru Greg Cloutier, project man­ager in the Human Per­for­mance and Exer­cise Sci­ence Lab­o­ra­tory in the Depart­ment of Health Sciences.

Athletics Facilities

Tweets of the Week: Dec. 16–20

Early action admis­sions deci­sions, campus in the snow, and alumni suc­cess sto­ries were among our selec­tions for tweets from the North­eastern com­mu­nity this week.

Snowy Campus

Tweets of the week: Dec. 9–12

Our Marathon exhibits cre­ated by stu­dents, standout alumni, stuffed huskies and finals week were among our selec­tions for tweets from the North­eastern com­mu­nity this week.

Build-a-Husky

Tweets of the week: Dec. 2–5

Studying for finals, the annual gin­ger­bread con­struc­tion con­test, and Northeastern’s newly announced sci­ence and engi­neering research com­plex were among our selec­tions for tweets from the North­eastern com­mu­nity this week.

Snell Library Stock