“If I wasn’t an artist I would take a stab at being a forensic scientist (no pun intended). However, I believe even to be a forensic scientist requires a creative […]
“This summer I’m playing in the Cape Cod Baseball League for the Hyannis Harborhawks. One of our assistant coaches is a coach down there and he helped set it up […]
“I was originally thinking of going to medical school, but as a physician assistant I can have more flexibility to change my fields. I either want to work in geriatric […]
A Washington Post story highlighting co-op as a “roadmap for improving internships,” the new campus mural, and biotech entrepreneurship were among our selection of tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Fiction is often inspired by fact, and fantasy grounded in reality. That’s no more evident than in Game of Thrones itself, where a deadly poison, a disfiguring disease, and a fiercely loyal species of animal have been inspired by real world beasts, brews, and afflictions. Here, Rebecca Certner, a PhD candidate in the Vollmer Lab at Northeastern’s Marine Science Center, offers a look at the science behind the show’s epic fantasyland.
The latest campus mural, new international co-op opportunities, and an interdisciplinary student team’s capstone project are among our selections of tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
“I’m originally from Kuwait and resettled back there in February so I just came back to Northeastern for Commencement. I am definitely not the same person I was when I […]
“I met (boyfriend Younis Shuaib) in our first week at Northeastern five years ago. It was in a sustainable business class and he was being super loud and obnoxious, and […]
“Right now I’m interviewing for jobs in real estate. Ideally I’d like to be in commercial but I know I’ll probably start in residential because its safer and you have […]
Tom McCarthy Honorary Degree: Doctor of Humane Letters Tom McCarthy is a prolific, highly acclaimed director, screenwriter, and actor whose most recent film, Spotlight—the 2016 Oscar winner for Best Picture—recounts The […]
Charles Elachi Commencement speaker: Graduate ceremony Honorary Degree: Doctor of Engineering Charles Elachi, director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and one of the world’s foremost science and engineering leaders, has […]