Faces of Northeastern

Faces of North­eastern is a pho­to­blog that presents an unvar­nished look at the indi­vid­uals who, together, create the university’s unique and excep­tional com­mu­nity. Many of the faces you may rec­og­nize, and some you may not, but each plays an impor­tant role in the fabric of Northeastern.

#TrueNortheastern: From co-​​ops to research, Northeastern ‘presents so many opportunities’

Sam Mount, E’17, will begin a co-​​op next month with Dimen­sion Ther­a­peu­tics, a com­pany ded­i­cated to advancing novel treat­ments for patients living with severe, genetic dis­or­ders asso­ci­ated with the liver. Here, he talks about how co-​​op and research oppor­tu­ni­ties broaden the aca­d­emic experience.

Gabriel Jaramillo

Gabriel Jaramillo Hon­orary degree: Doctor of Global Health Gabriel Jaramillo had already earned a rep­u­ta­tion for superla­tive lead­er­ship as a senior exec­u­tive at major finan­cial insti­tu­tions in the United States and […]

Award-​​winning journalist David Muir to deliver Northeastern University’s 2015 Commencement address

The anchor of ABC World News Tonight and co-​​anchor of 20/​20 will deliver the 113th Com­mence­ment address on May 8, 2015, and receive an hon­orary degree.

Law school alumna to argue landmark Supreme Court same-​​sex marriage case

Mary Bonauto, L’87, has been selected by the attor­neys for gay and les­bian plain­tiffs to argue for over­turning same-​​sex mar­riage bans, based on the rights afforded by the 14th amendment.

Northeastern University pioneers new learning model in Silicon Valley

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, the world leader in expe­ri­en­tial learning, will open a series of edu­ca­tional hubs embedded directly in select com­pa­nies across the Bay Area, begin­ning in Sil­icon Valley, bringing its century-​​old expe­ri­en­tial learning model and global industry net­work to a northern California.

Tweets of the Week: March 16–20

North­eastern trended world­wide this week on Twitter, as Huskies every­where cel­e­brated the men’s bas­ket­ball team’s remark­able run. The NCAA tour­na­ment appear­ance, #iheart­coop, admis­sions deci­sions, and #Empow­er­Dubai were among our selections […]

Northeastern researchers connect diseases based on their molecular similarities

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity net­work sci­en­tists have found a way to con­nect dis­eases based on their shared mol­e­c­ular inter­ac­tions, a remark­able step in under­standing human diseases.