The annual Department of Art + Design senior exhibit is now on display in Gallery 360. Curated by the department’s faculty, this show includes work by undergraduate seniors, as well as graduate students in the Information Design and Visualization program.
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Hafiz, SSH’15—the global citizen, campus leader, and Torch Scholar—will graduate on Friday, becoming the first member of his family to earn a college degree.
Weigel, BHS’15, found her career calling in health and medicine from her many volunteering and community service experiences both in Boston and across the globe. After graduation, she’ll begin graduate studies at Tufts Medical School.
Kelly O’Connell, E’16, and Jake Vergara, E’17, reflected on their life-changing work for Northeastern’s student chapter of Engineers Without Borders, focusing on how their experiences have shaped their engineering skills, global perspectives, and co-ops.
Nepal’s “harsh geography” will make the rescue and humanitarian aid efforts in response to the devastating earthquake rather challenging, but technology and social media are improving the efficiency of these efforts, says Northeastern associate professor Ozlem Ergun, an expert in large-scale networks.
Incorporating experiential learning, particularly co-op, into college engineering programs is the key to preparing graduates for the workforce, according to Northeastern Provost Stephen W. Director.
Each day this week, as the campus community prepares for Friday’s Commencement, we’ll introduce you to a member of the graduating class. Jordan Lieberman, a fifth-year D’Amore-McKim School of Business major, found his passion at the crossroads of politics and business. After graduation, he’ll move to Arizona to start a career with Raytheon.
Xhibition Kitchen, the end of finals, public art on campus, and OhHeckYeah are among our selections of tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Take a look at the people, places and events documented by University Photographers Matthew Modoono and Brooks Canaday in April 2014.
Fenway Park will have a distinct Northeastern feel to it on Monday night as the hometown Boston Red Sox host the Tampa Bay Rays at 7:10 p.m. Some 1,000 Northeastern […]
The Faculty Senate on Wednesday elected Carmen Sceppa, a professor in the Department of Health Sciences and director of research in the Human Performance and Exercise Laboratory, to lead the Senate Agenda Committee next academic year.
Nanotechnology researchers at Northeastern are joining forces with Wenzhou Medical University in China to collaborate in the new field of picotechnology—and combat eye infections.
Joe Thomas, AMD’17, has amassed more than 23,000 Instagram followers. Here, he discusses his work, his photography equipment, and his tips for nascent Instagrammers.
Members of Northeastern’s thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem came together Friday night to commemorate the fifth anniversary of IDEA and celebrate the announcement of a gift endowing the student-run venture accelerator’s CEO position.
Danielle Duplin, a Northeastern parent and Boston-based executive, discussed the ups and downs of workplace change in an interactive presentation at the Alumni Center on Friday morning.
The Huntington 100, College of Engineering capstone projects, #iheartcoop, and President Aoun’s essay in Inside Higher Ed were among our selections of tweets from the Northeastern community this week. Politicians can […]
The university recognized the impressive accomplishments of students, faculty, staff, and alumni at the fifth annual Academic Honors Convocation, which was held in Blackman Auditorium on Thursday afternoon.
Meet Sarah Gaines, a Northeastern senior and the founder of Fit University, a health and fitness source for college students. Fit University—and its inaugural campus chapter Fit NU—provides students with […]
The university recognized the impressive accomplishments of a select group of students on Wednesday evening, hosting a reception in honor of those who have excelled in the classroom and in the community.
University leaders on Wednesday presented the Faculty Senate with an overview of the fiscal year 2016 budget, which will advance Northeastern’s commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, faculty hiring, student life, research, and improving its physical and technology resources.
Four alumnae had a dialogue about their business experiences at the Women who Inspire Speaker Series.
Benjamin Moran, S’18, has been awarded the Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The scholarship includes a 10-week paid internship working on a research project under the guidance of an NOAA mentor.
Klein spoke at Northeastern last week about her new book, in which she pins the blame for climate change largely on capitalism and argues that radical change spurred by a powerful social movement is the necessary response to the situation.
While studying at Northeastern, Christie Civetta, SSH’15, has worked throughout the world to tackle the prevention of suicide and drug abuse. She’ll share her journey with her fellow graduates on May 8 when she delivers her Commencement address.
The college kid, the firefighter, the police officer, and the real estate executive have made a habit out of keeping in touch over the past two years, texting, emailing, and hanging out for the heck of it. Here, Shores Salter—the college kid—
Members of the Northeastern community convened on Wednesday afternoon to remember those affected by the attacks, which killed three people and injured more than 260 others.
Students had the opportunity at Monday night’s Husky Startup Challenge Demo Day to showcase their business plans to solve a host of unmet problems.
Each year I attend RISE, Northeastern’s annual research, innovation, and scholarship expo, I leave even more impressed with the high level and range of research happening here. But this year, […]
Helen Epstein, the daughter of Holocaust survivors, explained on Monday evening that her family’s past had shaped her future, molding her art and her friendships, her fashion sense and her teaching style, her parenting skills and her belief in social justice.
Northeastern University will provide a record $239 million in financial aid—not loans—for undergraduate students in 2015–16. The unprecedented investment represents a 7.9 percent increase over last year, and continues a […]
Irene Selig recently shared her story with the Northeastern community as part of the university’s annual Holocaust Awareness Week.
The anchor of ABC World News Tonight and co-anchor of 20/20 will deliver the 113th Commencement address on May 8, 2015, and receive an honorary degree.
National Guard Bureau Chief General Frank J. Grass visited the university on Thursday afternoon to celebrate the partnership, which will enable guardsmen to earn their master’s degree in homeland security through the College of Professional Studies.
RISE:2015, faculty experts, and students’ reasons for choosing Northeastern are among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Students and faculty across many disciplines presented their scholarly research, innovative thinking, and entrepreneurial endeavors at the annual expo, where many young researchers were honored with prestigious awards.
“I’m not arguing that all body products should be collected and distributed in the same way,” says Kara Swanson, an associate professor of law at Northeastern University, “but I think that history suggests that we would be well-served by setting aside our instinctive fear of paid body products as an historic artifact.”