Cultural immersion sparks innovation

As part of Northeastern’s inau­gural Dia­logue of Inno­va­tion and Civ­i­liza­tion pro­gram, stu­dents con­ducted field­work and devel­oped inno­v­a­tive, engineering-​​based solu­tions to the eco­nomic and agri­cul­tural chal­lenges facing local farmers in Cameroon.

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Be better with reweave

North­eastern alumnus Abhi Nangia and cur­rent stu­dent Daniel Gara­fulic co-​​founded reweave, an orga­ni­za­tion cre­ating a holistic social impact net­work that helps pas­sionate people and social enter­prises be better, together.

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3Qs: Rolling Stone’s controversial cover

Dan Kennedy, an assis­tant pro­fessor of jour­nalism, exam­ines Rolling Stone’s deci­sion to put alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s photo on its newest issue’s cover and the public out­rage that followed.

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Challenge accepted

A record number of North­eastern alumni have been selected as global final­ists in the Mass­Chal­lenge 2013 Accel­er­ator Program.

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A new spin on fitness

The Handle Bar, an indoor cycling studio founded by North­eastern alumnus Jes­sica Bash­elor, opened its doors in South Boston last month.

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Music festival creates a bang in Bangor

The Kah­Bang Music Fes­tival, founded by North­eastern alumnus Tim Lo and held annu­ally in Bangor, Maine, empha­sizes the impor­tance of dis­covery by focusing on ‘what’s next’ rather than ‘what’s now’ in music, art, and film.

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Startups, meet your best untapped resource

A new part­ner­ship between the Center for Research Inno­va­tion and Ven­ture­Crowd is con­necting entre­pre­neurial talent with bud­ding uni­ver­sity star­tups in need of fresh ideas and a little help.

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