Northeastern has received a grant through the U.S. Department of State to leverage its global leadership in experiential education by helping three universities in Latin America and the Caribbean bolster their study abroad and student exchange programs.
Northeastern’s president on Monday spoke at the opening plenary at the U.S. State Department’s EducationUSA Forum in Washington, D.C., where he touted the value of global experiential education programs.
Roderick L. Ireland, PhD’98, who is widely recognized for his work on matters of social justice and court reform, has been appointed Distinguished Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice.
Northeastern marine science professors Brian Helmuth and Mark Patterson discuss the decision for Northeastern to join forces with Mission 31, the monthlong underwater expedition off the Florida coast and headed by Fabien Cousteau.
Social media activism can be a powerful tool to raise awareness about an issue, says Brooke Foucault Welles, an assistant professor of communication studies whose research looks at how social networks shape and constrain behavior.
Kennedy, a leading scholar on race issues and the Michael R. Klein Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, will address more than 200 graduates at the commencement ceremony on May 23.
With all the the excitement around Northeastern’s commencement on Friday, the hashtag #2014 was trending nationally. Check out what people were saying about commencement and Northeastern’s Class of 2014.
Janet Napolitano Undergraduate commencement speaker Honorary degree: Doctor of Public Service Janet Napolitano is the 20th president of the University of California, having taken office in September 2013. She leads a […]
LL COOL J Honorary Degree: Doctor of Arts LL COOL J is an entertainment icon who has found great success crossing into multiple mediums. He is a two-time Grammy Award winner, […]
Wade Davis II Honorary Degree: Doctor of Public Service Wade Davis is an advocate, writer, speaker, and educator. Davis is a former NFL player who played for the Tennessee Titans, Washington […]
Donald G. Comb Honorary degree: Doctor of Science Donald G. Comb is the founder and chairman of the board of New England Biolabs. Comb’s commitment to science led to its inception […]
Victor J. Dzau Graduate ceremony commencement speaker Honorary Degree: Doctor of Science Victor J. Dzau is the chancellor for health affairs and James B. Duke Professor of Medicine at Duke University […]