In this guest post for iNSolution, learn more about how associate professor Carol Livermore is incorporating origami into her science research—specifically, as it relates to tissue engineering.
The dedicated and tireless work of those in the Northeastern community who are on duty during snow days is the reason the campus has remained safe and operational during the snow blitz in recent weeks.
Curious how many acres of space Northeastern’s snow-removal teams clear out during storms, or how many meals Dining Services dishes out? Here are some factoids with these answers and more.
As a blizzard battered campus and much of the Northeast with heavy snow and wind on Tuesday, the Northeastern community took to social media to share photos and express an […]
News outlets worldwide and the scientific community have taken notice of new breakthrough research from Northeastern and collaborators in the U.S. and Europe that presents a new antibiotic that eliminates pathogens without encountering any detectable resistance.
The university has been selected to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
In this guest blog post to iNSolution, Jennifer Mocarski, who works in Northeastern’s Urban Coastal Sustainability Initiative, writes about INSHORE, a newly formed global network of marine scientists. Earlier this […]
Conference championships, individual honors, and Olympic glory highlight a memorable year for Northeastern Athletics.
Northeastern University-Seattle convened top officials from technology and biotech companies in the Northwest and community leaders including Rev. Jesse Jackson to discuss ways to increase opportunity and income equality for minorities and women in these sectors.
Northeastern University survey reveals that today’s teenagers are self-directed.
GEW at Northeastern will celebrate innovators and entrepreneurs across campus and around the world. Here’s what you need to know about this week’s exciting events, which were organized by the Northeastern University Center for Entrepreneurship Education.
This is a guest blog post by Gwen Schanker, AMD/S’18, a writer and editor for the student-run magazine NUScience. She is pursuing a double major in journalism and biology. Science writing […]
Engineering innovator James W. Healy, E’54, has invested $5 million to establish a new scholarship fund for outstanding undergraduate students in Northeastern’s College of Engineering.
A new $10 million gift from pioneering engineer and entrepreneur Bernard M. Gordon, H’07, launches the Gordon Institute of Engineering Leadership and builds on the success of the Gordon Engineering Leadership Program he created in 2007.
Monday is the final day to apply to be President Aoun’s co-op: the Global Officer! Why is now the right time for this hire? What will the Global Officer be doing? What advice will President Aoun give his co-op student about exploring the world? We asked. He answered.
“Boston lost a great leader, higher education lost a great champion, and I lost a mentor,” President Joseph E. Aoun said of Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, who died Thursday after a long battle with cancer.
The biannual entrepreneurship expo has added some new wrinkles to its already robust programming lineup this fall. Find out more here and how to get involved in next month’s event, which will be held during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Tiffany Kelley, MS/MBA’08, recognized a need for better tools to help nurses and improve patient care. Here, she shares her inspiration for creating her business and how Northeastern has helped her along the way.
Toju Ometoruwa, DMSB’16, is the co-founder of a cloud-based service that allows artists and musicians from across the globe to seamlessly collaborate and produce songs together.
Susan Mello, an assistant professor of communication studies in Northeastern’s College of Arts, Media and Design who studies the intersection of health communication and risk perception, discusses the media coverage of the Ebola outbreak, discusses media coverage of the Ebola outbreak, public perception, and whether relentless coverage could spawn an “infodemic.”
Russia faces a bleak future, according to former Latvian President Vaira Vike-Freiberga, who addressed the Northeastern community on Thursday afternoon.
Bolstered by nearly $9 million in government and philanthropic funding, Northeastern University’s Lowell Institute School will become the first-in-the-nation school focused on degree completion programs in science, technology, engineering, and math for non-traditional students.
Biochemistry major Eileen Sheehan reflects on her co-op at Palmer Station in Antarctica, where she’s learned the ins and outs of marine biology and conducted scientific research in the field.
This is a guest blog post by Eileen Sheehan, a biochemistry student at Northeastern University who is on co-op at Palmer Station, Antarctica. She is providing a series of guest […]
Northeastern University secured $71.9 million in fundraising in the 2013–14 academic year, far exceeding its goal and marking the second-highest annual giving total in its history.
Three Northeastern varsity teams open their regular seasons Friday, including the lone home game of the day when men’s soccer takes on regional rival the University of New Hampshire at […]
Jennifer Mocarski, who works in Northeastern’s Urban Coastal Sustainability Initiative, reflects on her recent trip abroad as part of the Florida Earth Foundation’s US-Netherlands Connection Project.
Here are five things you should know about this season’s Northeastern field hockey team, which begins 2014 play with an exhibition game on Friday.
Northeastern cybersecurity expert Engin Kirda and his colleagues have produced groundbreaking research that sheds light on targeted attacks, which represent the growing majority of cyberespionage worldwide taking place today.
New research from Northeastern’s Center for Complex Network Research presents a pioneering approach to understanding European and North American cultural history by mapping out the mobility patterns of notable intellectuals over a 2,000-year span.
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.