University photographers were there to document Los Angeles-based pop surrealist artist John Park as he painted a new mural titled Reality Check II in East Village. The mural is the latest installation in President Aoun’s Public Art Initiative.
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From cooking demos to Parent and Family Weekend, this month is stocked with fun activities and opportunities to enjoy the crisp autumn weather.
Favianna Rodriguez, the year’s first artist in residence, shows how art, advocacy, and entrepreneurship can inspire societal and environmental change. Her work is on display at Gallery 360, and she will discuss her art tonight at 6 p.m. in Blackman Auditorium.
Ellen Cushman’s research centers on literacy in tribal and urban communities, with a particular focus on exploring language’s role in the everyday struggle for dignity, respect, and change.
Just like a fresh new outfit for the first day of school, Northeastern is starting the new semester in style with the launch of its Snapchat account, NortheasternU.
As the new school year gets underway, Northeastern will be abuzz with campus events—from entrepreneurial opportunities to cooking demonstrations and athletics events—that you won’t want to miss.
The beloved children’s show will now share a channel with Game of Thrones and True Detective. But communication studies lecturer Tim Ouillette says this move shouldn’t come as a surprise.
Jonathan Kaufman, the new director of the School of Journalism in the College of Arts, Media and Design, shares how he follows the news, what journalism students should know before going on global co-op, and about the 2016 campaign course he’s teaching in the spring.
Northeastern journalism professor Alan Schroeder, an expert on televised debates, discusses what he’s looking for in Thursday night’s Republican presidential primary debate and offers tips for viewers to maximize the experience.
Jonathan Kaufman, the new director of Northeastern’s School of Journalism, holds forth on what attracted him to the university, which media organizations journalism students should follow on Twitter, and what makes the best news stories.
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.
Jacqueline Ferrante’s, AMD’13, co-op at Gallery 360 helped define her career path. Now, she’s working at A.I.R. Gallery, a Brooklyn art gallery supporting women in the arts, and curating a new show at Northeastern.
Nanoscale fender guitars? Not quite yet. But researcher Steve Cranford managed to “tune a molecule” and sound out a children’s bedtime favorite.
University photographers were there to document internationally-renowned artist Jef Aerosol as he installed stencil work around Northeastern’s campus. Aerosol’s work is the latest in President Aoun’s Public Art Initiative.
Only 6.7 percent of federal inmates in America’s prisons are female, according to April 2015 data from the Federal Bureau of Prisons. And Piper Chapman is one of them. Well, not […]
On Monday, the Supreme Court for the first time addressed the implications of free speech on social media. In the case Elonis v. United States, the court reversed the conviction […]
Modern twists on the timeless Swiss cuckoo clock are on display in Northeastern’s Gallery 360 as part of a new exhibit, “24 Hours in the Life of a Swiss Cuckoo,” which is making its U.S. debut.
University photographers were there to document renowned Los Angeles-based street artist El Mac as he installed a new mural on Meserve Hall overlooking Centennial Common. The mural is the latest installation in Northeastern’s Public Art Initiative.
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.
There’s no stopping President Aoun when it comes to public art ideas — murals or digital video games. Starting tonight, Krentzman Quad will be transformed into a larger-than-life outdoor arcade, with three different video games available to play on oversized LED screens. OhHeckYeah @ Northeastern begins at 6 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
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.
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.
“Emerald Networks,” the newest exhibit at Northeastern’s Gallery 360, offers a look at the history of park systems in five U.S. cities and how present-day needs are affecting open space development and use.
Northeastern screenwriting instructor Sandra Jaffe discusses the highly anticipated second book from Harper Lee, as well as Jaffe’s documentary on To Kill a Mockingbird.
Northeastern’s newest theatre production is motivated by the 1999 Columbine High School massacre, and the student actors have followed their director’s advice to separate themselves emotionally from the difficult subject matter.
Scott Edmiston, interim chair of the theatre department, shares his vision for the department and discusses the impact of new co-op partnerships as well as the dramatic redesign of the Studio Theatre’s lobby.
In this guest post for iNSolution, learn more about how associate professor Carol Livermore is incorporating origami into her science research—specifically, as it relates to tissue engineering.
Five students who presented at a recent international co-op fair describe their experiential learning opportunities abroad and what made those experiences so meaningful.
Journalism student Olivia Hesslein says that working behind the scenes for two national news networks while on co-op has defined her career path. Now she wants to be a television news producer.
Northeastern University students and faculty discuss the process of conceptualizing and designing a game in 48 hours during last month’s 2015 Boston Global Game Jam.
“Petrochemical America,” a new Gallery 360 exhibit, features photography and visualized data that portrays the petrochemical industry’s impact on the part of the Mississippi River corridor known as “Cancer Alley.” Today there is a micro-conference in conjunction with the exhibit.
Ben Schmidt, an assistant professor of history and a core faculty member in the NU Lab for Texts, Maps, and Networks, conducted a word-by-word analysis of President Obama’s State of the Union address on Tuesday evening.
The collaboration will give student journalists the opportunity to produce investigative reports that will air on the TV station.
The sonic inspiration behind five bands from Green Line Records, Northeastern’s student-run record label.
Victoria Suha, E’17, founded Northeastern’s student chapter of the Acoustical Society of America in her first year at Northeastern. Her dream job is to design symphony halls.
The true crime podcast from This American Life “takes us back to one of the most basic tenets of storytelling: suspense,” says journalist Dina Kraft, associate program coordinator of Northeastern’s Media Innovation program.