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With new academic plan in place, State of the University highlights Northeastern’s ‘bold’ future

On Thursday, uni­ver­sity leaders, stu­dents, fac­ulty, and staff under­scored Northeastern’s suc­cesses over the past decade and looked ahead to its future. The new aca­d­emic plan, Pres­i­dent Aoun said, “is nothing less than a roadmap for cre­ating the world’s first global uni­ver­sity system.”

ABC News political analyst to examine the 2016 campaign and the future of US politics during campus visit

ABC News chief polit­ical ana­lyst Matthew Dowd will address the numerous ways in which the 2016 elec­tion is trans­forming Amer­ican pol­i­tics. The inter­ac­tive discussion—“Election 2016: Where do we go from here?”—will take place on Friday at noon in Blackman Audi­to­rium and also will be shown live on Facebook.

New campus mural celebrates community

Last week, muralist Susan Cer­vantes, mem­bers of Precita Eyes, and stu­dents and staff from the Latino/​a Stu­dent Cul­tural Center unveiled the latest install­ment in the university’s Public Art Ini­tia­tive. Our pho­tog­ra­phers cap­tured images, from con­cept to com­ple­tion, of the col­orful mural on Forsyth Street.

Forbes Under 30 Summit comes to Northeastern

Mayor Martin Walsh, Chrissy Teigen, the university’s own Michael Dukakis, and more will share expe­ri­ences and insights as part of the Forbes Under 30 Summit, a city-​​wide gath­ering of young entre­pre­neurs and game-​​changers. North­eastern is hosting pro­gram­ming today and tomorrow in Blackman Audi­to­rium, free and open to all with a valid North­eastern ID.

New student sees ‘incredible amount of brainpower’ at Northeastern

Tanay Patri has only been on campus for six weeks, but he’s already joined three stu­dent groups and picked out the com­pany for which he would like to do his first co-​​op. “I want to build rela­tion­ships with my peers and find my pas­sion as soon as I can,” he says.

Wheel of Fortune comes to Northeastern; auditions to be held on Tuesday

Do you think you have what it takes to solve the word puz­zles on the pop­ular game show? Well now’s your chance to prove it. Audi­tions for Wheel of For­tune will be held on campus Tuesday, exclu­sively for North­eastern stu­dents, fac­ulty, and staff, as the show wraps up its Boston tour.

Freshman sees co-​​op as vital part of journey to become doctor

As a kid, Geena Huh liked to visit her father’s neu­ro­science lab, an expe­ri­ence that piqued her interest in med­i­cine. Now she’s a first-​​year phar­macy stu­dent at North­eastern. She chose the uni­ver­sity for its co-​​op pro­gram, which will afford her the oppor­tu­nity to work in the health field before enrolling in med­ical school.

Tweets of the Week: Oct. 3 to Oct. 7

Sun shining on the @Northeastern Inter­dis­ci­pli­nary Sci­ence and Engi­neering Com­plex! #good­morning #gold­en­fa­cade pic​.twitter​.com/​M​6​V​Q​H​p​F​TNI — Payette (@payettepeople) October 6, 2016 @Northeastern grad stu­dents develop @LifestoneTech all-​​​​in-​​​​one health/​​vital signs tracker @BosBizJournal @BOSBIZJess […]