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3Qs: Urban and coastal planning in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina

A decade after Hur­ri­cane Kat­rina made land­fall in Louisiana, North­eastern pro­fessor Stephen Flynn exam­ines how the cat­a­strophic event vaulted our ability to recover from nat­ural dis­as­ters into a national priority.

Narrow escape from Hurricane Katrina inspires professor to study post-​​disaster recovery

Daniel Aldrich and his family nar­rowly escaped the wrath of the cat­a­strophic storm, which made land­fall in New Orleans on Aug. 29, 2005. Since then, Aldrich, now a pro­fessor at North­eastern, has ded­i­cated his career to exam­ining com­mu­nity resilience, with a par­tic­ular focus on the impor­tance of social capital.

Northeastern program preps Boston teens for calculus

For six weeks this summer, some 120 stu­dents from Boston Public Schools made an early morning trek from across the city to Northeastern’s campus, where they engaged in a math enrich­ment pro­gram designed to pre­pare them for cal­culus courses in high school.

July 2015 in Photos

Check out the amazing people, places, and events on Northeastern’s campus during the month of July as doc­u­mented through the lens of uni­ver­sity pho­tog­ra­pher Matthew Modoono.

Meet CAMD’s new dean, Elizabeth Hudson

In her first weeks as the new dean, Hudson says she’s been impressed with the vibrancy, excite­ment, and aca­d­emic and cre­ative strengths within the Col­lege of Arts, Media and Design, both in terms of its cur­ricula and com­mu­nity. And she’s eager to help propel these existing and new pro­grams to even greater heights.