Turning an idea into a business takes a lot of work and strategic planning—both of which the Husky Startup Challenge program can help foster. The first step, though, is signing up, and applications close at midnight tonight.
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The estimated number of privately-owned guns in the U.S. grew to approximately 265 million between 1994 and 2015, with the majority of those new guns being handguns, according to a comprehensive national survey co-led by Northeastern. Owners also now cite protection as a primary reason of ownership.
On Sunday, Northeastern students will try to crab walk their way into the Guinness World Records. Wondering how you can join the fun (or how to crab walk)? We have all the details.
A team of faculty experts examined American attitudes about immigration during a panel discussion on Wednesday. Sentiments of accepting then rebuking immigrants has long been a pattern throughout American history, they said, though the tone of the rhetoric during this presidential race is new.
Pvt. Felix Hall, a 19-year-old African American from Millbrook, Alabama, was lynched in the woods of Fort Benning, Georgia, in 1941. More than 70 years later, Alexa Mills dug into the case as part of her course work in the School of Journalism’s Media Innovation program and then wrote a front-page feature on her findings for The Washington Post.
#Northeastern @Northeastern #husky pic.twitter.com/g7PiMhfrvH — Aman Gupta (@amangptaneu) September 22, 2016 .@Northeastern student Ashlee shares why she votes & gets involved in the political process. #whyivote #northeasternvotes pic.twitter.com/JxpI7FAMyH — Northeastern Votes […]
Knowing society’s constant demand for immediate, real-time information, assistant professor of political science Nick Beauchamp developed a model that uses tweets to gauge public opinion of candidates more quickly than traditional polls.
In his annual address to the Faculty Senate on Wednesday, President Joseph E. Aoun described the increasing competition in higher education while reaffirming Northeastern’s commitment to leadership in education and research.
At a farmers’ market-style event on Tuesday, the entrepreneurial spirit of Northeastern was on full display as students and alumni showed off their homegrown wares.
Balancing the cost of bills, rent, groceries, and books, while still having some funds left to have a little fun can be a difficult assignment. Here are a few tips from the university’s Center for Financial Independence to help you get started.
“I did the best I could’ve done,” champion rock climber Josh Levin, E’17, said of competing on the season 8 finale of the NBC reality show. The experience, he noted, not only made him a better climber, but it helped him bring increased attention to a cause—organ donation—of great personal importance.
Everyone has had a bad service experience, the memory of which is often still fresh even after an extended period of time. New faculty member Miso Kim is working to change that through her study of the nature and design of service.