“It makes me feel younger being able to talk with students every day.”
“I came from India a couple months ago. This campus is huge and there is a lot to do. And I love that anyone can come off the street and […]
“For the past year I have been working in the Laboratory for Neglected Disease and Drug Discovery researching giardia. I signed up for it because it seemed interesting.”
“I love working in this building. I just love the people. Everyone here is so kind.”
“I just love being active and being outside. I’m on the sailing team so I especially love being out on the water.”
“I’ve lived in Boston for four years now, and I love exploring the city and I’m still finding hidden gems. I recently discovered Fan Pier, which I think has the […]
“This year I’m looking forward to my clinical rotations. We’ll get an actual idea of what we would be doing on a daily basis as physical therapists.”
“I went to Africa this summer and spent two weeks volunteering at a wildlife preserve in South Africa. I want to be a vet.”
“I like to come to Snell to do some work, get a change of scenery, and get out of the office.”
“I’ve always been fascinated by people who are good at things I wasn’t good at, and how adding their thinking to what I was doing could make for something bigger […]
“I was really excited to get into Northeastern. I love the cold. I’m from Saudi Arabia and it’s hot there all the time.”
“Northeastern was the only school I applied to so I was relieved and excited when I was accepted. The personality of the school was what drew me to it.”
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.
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.
The university will confer degrees upon some 200 School of Law graduates, and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, L’98, will deliver the Commencement address.
Commencement Speaker Maura Healey Honorary degree: Doctor of Laws For Maura Healey, the practice of law has always been about serving the public good. It was that conviction that drew Ms. […]
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 […]
Lawrence S. Bacow Honorary degree: Doctor of Humane Letters As president of Tufts University and as a thought leader on education policy, Lawrence S. Bacow has been a champion for universities […]
David Muir Undergraduate ceremony Commencement speaker Honorary degree: Doctor of Media David Muir, an award-winning correspondent and anchor for ABC’s flagship evening news program, exemplifies the qualities of a new generation […]
Vanessa Bradford Kerry Honorary degree: Doctor of Public Service Dr. Vanessa Kerry has been called a global healthcare revolutionary with uncommon insight into the complexities of global health delivery and international […]
G. Wayne Clough Graduate ceremony Commencement speaker Honorary degree: Doctor of Engineering and Humane Letters Combining vision, talent, and a commitment to broadening access to knowledge, G. Wayne Clough has been […]
Here’s everything you need to know about Northeastern’s 113th Commencement exercises—from profiles on the graduates and honorary degree recipients to ceremony information and how to engage on social media.
Meet Sarah Gaines, a Northeastern senior and the founder of Fit University, a health and fitness source for college students. Fit University—and its inaugural campus chapter Fit NU—provides students with […]
The 2015 Commencement speaker announcement, the Husky Startup Challenge’s Demo Day, and the arrival of spring are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
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.
RISE:2015, faculty experts, and students’ reasons for choosing Northeastern are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Northeastern’s Silicon Valley educational hub, the CEO Breakfast Forum, and April Fools’ Day are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
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, 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.
Relay For Life, Springfest 2015, student startups, and Greek Week are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Noted human rights lawyer Jameel Jaffer presented his case for closing the Guantanamo Bay detention camp on Wednesday at Northeastern, saying the U.S. government has a legal and moral imperative to shutter the military prison.
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 […]
Husky fans are warming up while the team does. Here are a few ways to join in: Share your excitement on social media with #NUmadness. Huskies around the globe are wearing […]
The quirks, customs, and quasi-secrets of five Northeastern basketball players.
The Northeastern men’s basketball team is returning to the NCAA tournament for the first time in more than two decades. But did you know the Huskies have made seven previous appearances in the Big Dance? Here’s a look back at how they’ve faired.
Northeastern University network scientists have found a way to connect diseases based on their shared molecular interactions, a remarkable step in understanding human diseases.