Northeastern University received 49,822 undergraduate applications for 2,800 seats in the Fall 2014 freshman class — more than in any previous year and a ratio of 18 applicants per seat. The group of admitted students exceeds all previous benchmarks in terms of academic achievement, total applicants, and geographic diversity.
Janet Napolitano, the former Secretary of Homeland Security who is now president of the University of California, will deliver Northeastern’s 112th commencement address on May 2, 2014.
Hockey, hoops, and track and field teams are primed for post-season play this weekend. Here’s what you need to know.
More than 180 student, faculty, and staff volunteers are doing community service projects across the U.S. and in four other countries this week for Alternative Spring Break. Check out this infographic for a closer look at their impact.
For students like Hannah Kilfoye, SSH’15, community service on holds the key to becoming a student leader. This week, she is a team leader on Northeastern’s Alternative Spring Break program in the Dominican Republic with Outreach360.
Championships begin and regular seasons conclude for several Athletics teams this weekend.
Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun recently offered suggestions for the Department of Education to consider as it develops a new higher education evaluation system.
Beanpot excitement, the 2014 Sochi Games, fun in the snow, and students sharing their co-op experiences with the hashtag #iheartcoop were among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun will participate in a higher education summit at the White House on Thursday hosted by President Barack Obama that will focus on maximizing college access, […]
Northeastern faculty experts weigh in on Nelson Mandela’s life and legacy.
Scheduled for completion in fall 2016, the 220,000-square-foot facility is part of the university’s ongoing effort to expand its capacity to engage in path-breaking research across disciplines.
Northeastern University President Joseph E. Aoun has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest general scientific society—a distinction bestowed upon members who have made efforts to advance science or its applications.