Legislation signed last month by President Barack Obama permanently extended federal authorities’ opportunity to pursue civil rights cold cases. Law professor Margaret Burnham says the reauthorization bill’s passage “makes it clear that this is a national priority.”
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In the second installment of our two-part series looking at some of the big stories primed to make headlines in the new year, Northeastern experts explain that Donald Trump will put “America first,” athlete-led social activism will heat up, and franchise reboots will take over your TV.
This year Northeastern saw ambition turned accomplishment across the university community, from graduating the most diverse class ever, to constructing the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex, to building networks at home and abroad. Here, we celebrate 2016 at Northeastern. We can’t wait to see what’s in store for 2017.
Some 4,500 students will work on co-op during the spring 2017 cycle. Career advisor Emily Norris says students can use winter break to do some additional research on their companies and industries, double-check details like the dress code and commute time, and set co-op goals for themselves.
“The Path to Enlightenment” 30x8.5′, detail, latex and acrylic mural, 2016 Northeastern University Curry Student Center Gameroom A photo posted by Adam O’Day (@adam_oday) on Dec 18, 2016 at 11:31am PST […]
On Monday, photojournalists covering an art exhibit in Istanbul witnessed the assassination of the Russian ambassador to Turkey, and news organizations around the world were left with a crucial decision to make about how to tell the story. Here, professor Matthew Carroll, a former Boston Globe Spotlight reporter, offers some insight into the process.
If you’re staying in Boston this holiday season, you’re in luck: there are plenty of ways to celebrate this winter wonderland. From ice skating and a gingerbread house competition to holiday extravaganzas and sporting events, there’s something for everyone in the city.
Northeastern’s Public Art Initiative is a platform for artists in traditional and non-traditional disciplines—from our community and around the world—to showcase the university’s creative energy.
Our photographers — Matthew Modoono and Adam Glanzman — were there to capture all the monumental and memorable moments of our community in 2016.
At the beginning of every year, millions of Americans set resolutions for the upcoming 365 days. Making those goals stick past the first week of January, however, can prove challenging. We asked Laura Dudley, an expert in behavior analysis, for some tips on actually achieving our New Year’s resolutions.
As one co-op cycle winds down and another is about to begin, students both returning from and heading off to co-op took to social media to share why they “heart co-op.”
Facebook announced on Wednesday that Northeastern is one of 17 research universities selected to partner with the company on next generation, joint technology projects. The Sponsored Academic Research Agreement makes it easy for research faculty and labs to work together with Facebook.