A new Web tool co-developed by network scientist Alessandro Vespignani and his team at Northeastern’s MoBS Lab pulls Twitter mentions of Ebola-related keywords and displays them on an interactive world map—allowing the public to follow the latest news and discussion in real time.
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Northeastern University photographers documented the amazing people, places and things at Northeastern University in October.
Maura Healey, L’98, (pictured above, right) won her race to become Massachusetts’s next attorney general, while New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan, L’85, H’13, was re-elected to a second term.
College students across the state still have time to prepare for an important midterm on Tuesday, say the leaders of Northeastern’s college Democrats and Republicans student organizations. But it’s not in the classroom. It’s in the voting booth.
Four professors in the College of Science explained what drives their passion for science and discovery at a campus event Thursday night.
Serene views, alumni ventures, #NationalCatDay, and student accolades were among our selections for tweets from the Northeastern community this week.
An interdisciplinary panel of Northeastern University professors convened on Wednesday night to discuss the factors that contributed to and arose from the shooting death of an unarmed teenager this summer in Ferguson, Missouri.
Assistant professor of law and health sciences Leo Beletsky was tapped by the Bureau of Justice Assistance to lend his expertise in developing a new toolkit for law enforcement to help them prevent drug overdoses.
An interdisciplinary group of Northeastern faculty and students led interactive demos and presentations showcasing research projects that leverage Big Data at the university’s sixth Pop Up Open Lab Experience and Reception on Monday.
The biannual entrepreneurship expo has added some new wrinkles to its already robust programming lineup this fall. Find out more here and how to get involved in next month’s event, which will be held during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Northeastern celebrated Parent and Family Weekend, as students, their families, and the rest of the university community came together to experience a host of exciting campus events.
Ryan Wright, E’09, is the young entrepreneur behind a novel startup focused on designing solar-powered charging stations for cell phones and tablets.