“An arm for a leg.” No, the line is not part of a bargaining exchange. It’s the catchy title of Thomas Reilly’s research poster at RISE:2016. Reilly, BHS’16, is devoted to […]
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“I study termites,” says Erin Cole, a fourth-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Biology. “I’m not here to tell you how to kill them.” No, she’s here at RISE:2016 to […]
Peter Scannell, E’16, is one of five student engineers working to harness the power of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to help stroke patients overcome hemispatial neglect. Also called […]
Can a flow of information across Twitter signal when a momentous event is about to occur? Northeastern’s Alessandro Vespignani and an interdisciplinary group of scientists developed a method to find out. Their findings represent an initial step in constructing models to detect trouble before it’s too late.
The Northeastern community on Tuesday evening got an inside look into the making of the Academy Award-winning film Spotlight, gaining insight from a journalist who led The Boston Globe investigative team that was portrayed in the movie and the writer who shaped the story for the big screen.
Northeastern’s student chapter of Best Buddies International counts more than 40 young humanitarians who volunteer to enhance the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Alex Linden, BHS’17, and Melissa Jacques, S’17, are two of those humanitarians. On Friday, they’ll help host Northeastern’s inaugural “Special Spirit” basketball game.
An interdisciplinary panel of Northeastern alumnae—all recent graduates—kicked off the inaugural Women’s Leadership Conference, which aimed to inspire and educate the next generation of women leaders.
Pulitzer Prize-winning editor and digital media innovator Marty Baron discussed the future of media on Thursday afternoon during the latest installment of Northeastern’s presidential speaker series “The Future of…”
We asked a Northeastern matchmaking expert to offer up some strategies for improving your online dating game.
An unseasonably warm winter, with just one snow day, has led Northeastern officials to move up finals and give students an early start to summer vacation.
Northeastern has announced that it will launch a first-of-its-kind initiative this fall, targeted at raising school spirit and awareness of the university’s mascot. All incoming students will receive their own husky puppy when they arrive on campus.