This is a guest blog post by Eileen Sheehan, a biochemistry student at Northeastern University who is on co-op at Palmer Station, Antarctica. She is providing a series of guest […]
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Northeastern Dining will serve up a stellar slate of events this fall to coincide with the venue’s 10-year anniversary, including a cooking demo featuring Food & Wine Magazine editor-in-chief Dana Cowin and three renowned chefs.
Cameo Maracon, #JockTheVote, IDEA’s new website, and co-op tips were among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
In a campus lecture on Tuesday, professor Dov Waxman, co-director of Northeastern’s Middle East Center, examined the strategic and moral implications of the Israel-Hamas conflict.
Two Northeastern alumni and one current student have developed FoxTrotter, an app that helps travelers ditch their guidebooks and get trip recommendations directly from locals and other travelers.
Ben Schmidt, an assistant professor of history who specializes in the digital humanities, has created a Bookworm that allows users to search references to specific words used throughout The Simpsons’ 25-season run by season, episode, and even time within each episode. Excellent.
The recent news that hackers accessed celebrities’ cloud accounts and released their intimate photos online has prompted many to question the security of sensitive data stored on people’s own smartphones […]
Fall Fest, President’s Convocation, the first day of the fall semester, and campus views were among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
Sheri Fink, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of this year’s First Pages book Five Days at Memorial, spoke to new students Tuesday night about what she witnessed at a New Orleans hospital after Hurricane Katrina struck the city in 2005.
Year after year, Northeastern students produce a range of impressive artwork that is featured across campus. Here’s a rundown of where you can find it.
A score of first-year student veterans attended a series of workshops and information sessions on Friday morning and then spent the afternoon swapping military stories with their peers.
#NUFallFest14, #NationalDogDay, #ALSIceBucketChallenge and #NUWelcomeWeek were among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.