Assistant professor Nick Beauchamp has brought science to the art of crafting persuasive text for things like advertisements and political talking points. A study found the algorithm he created generated persuasive text that shifted people’s opinions of President Barack Obama’s healthcare law.
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When the curtain rises Tuesday night on The House of Bernarda Alba, the Department of Theatre’s first production of the 2015–16 season, audiences will experience a never-before-heard translation by the play’s director—associate professor Antonio Ocampo-Guzman.
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.
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.