John A. Rogers is reformulating electrical circuits and devices to better conform to the human body by making them flexible and stretchable. The materials scientist, who spoke Thursday at Northeastern University’s Profiles in Innovation Presidential Speaker Series, said the unlikely inspiration for his pioneering work is kids’ temporary tattoos.
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Student nominations, Senior Week events, teaching awards and the women’s basketball preview video were among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Ariella Sharf, a third-year psychology major, has created a company called Head’s Up for Charity, which has been able to raise money and awareness for several causes around the world. You may be surprised to discover how she came up with the idea.
Jeff Howe, an assistant professor of journalism, discussed his 12,000-word investigative report on the 2011 massacre of more than a dozen Chinese sailors as well as the future of long-form journalism at a campus lecture on Tuesday.
Here’s a look at the people, places, and events on campus from the first two months of the year through the lenses of Northeastern photographers.
Leah Campbell, SSH’14, is finding her own niche in the political world after grassroots experiences at Oxfam America, the Barbara Lee Family Foundation and the Barbara Lee Political Office.
More than 180 student, faculty, and staff volunteers are doing community service projects across the U.S. and in four other countries this week for Alternative Spring Break. Check out this infographic for a closer look at their impact.
Drug overdoses are reportedly on the rise both locally and nationally. The Massachusetts State Police has reported 185 fatalities since Nov. 1, which doesn’t include the large cities of Boston, … read more »
Four students in Northeastern’s Huntington Management Consulting group placed first at the Marketing Summit at Wake Forest University last weekend.
Journalist Dan Peleschuk, AS’09, is covering the unrest in Ukraine for Global Post, an online U.S. news organization.
This week, 186 members of the Northeastern community will participate in service projects in 15 communities across the U.S. and four other countries for Alternative Spring Break—a weeklong immersive living and volunteering experience.
For students like Hannah Kilfoye, SSH’15, community service on holds the key to becoming a student leader. This week, she is a team leader on Northeastern’s Alternative Spring Break program in the Dominican Republic with Outreach360.