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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 […]

Immigration reform hits home for Orange is the New Black actress

Tonight, actress and Boston native Diane Guerrero—perhaps best known for her roles in Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin—will dis­cuss her per­sonal expe­ri­ence as the child of Colom­bian immi­grants who were deported when she was a teenager. The dis­cus­sion is part of the university’s recog­ni­tion of His­panic Her­itage Month.

Lost-​​and-​​found guide: campus locations, and what regularly turns up

In recent weeks, lost-​​and-​​found loca­tions have seen an upswing in lost items being turned in, including cell­phones, chargers, clothes, and flash drives. Here, we explain how lost-​​and-​​found works on campus and dole out some tips for helping you reclaim your lost stuff.

Free flu shots today at 10th annual Bouvé health fair

Today’s health fair and flu clinic in the Curry Stu­dent Center is the per­fect oppor­tu­nity to take stock of your health, with free flu shots, Zumba and yoga classes, health screen­ings, and well­ness infor­ma­tion avail­able throughout the day.