“I’m not arguing that all body products should be collected and distributed in the same way,” says Kara Swanson, an associate professor of law at Northeastern University, “but I think that history suggests that we would be well-served by setting aside our instinctive fear of paid body products as an historic artifact.”
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An interdisciplinary group of Northeastern students and faculty have combined their knowledge of engineering and physical therapy to design, develop, and then deliver two low-cost communication devices to disabled kids living at a pair of orphanages in Ecuador.
A team of Northeastern students placed second in the 12th annual Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, held last month in Syracuse, New York.
Mary Bonauto, L’87, has been selected by the attorneys for gay and lesbian plaintiffs to argue for overturning same-sex marriage bans, based on the rights afforded by the 14th amendment.
At Northeastern’s CEO Breakfast Forum, Boston 2024 Partnership Chairman John Fish outlined why he believes hosting the Olympic Games could be the most transformative experience in the city’s history.
Northeastern’s Center for the Study of Sport in Society is working with Major League Baseball to strike out domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse.
Northeastern University, the world leader in experiential learning, will open a series of educational hubs embedded directly in select companies across the Bay Area, beginning in Silicon Valley, bringing its century-old experiential learning model and global industry network to a northern California.
Erin Murphy spoke at Northeastern on Wednesday, saying that the Games represent a huge economic opportunity for Massachusetts.
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert this week signed a new law that makes death by firing squad an alternative option for capital punishment. Northeastern law professor Michael Meltsner weighs in on the controversial law.
The annual fundraising walk, held this weekend at Matthews Arena to benefit the American Cancer Society, pulled in more donations and drew more attendees to the campus event than ever before.
The National Jurist touted the value of Northeastern’s signature co-op program. Learning by doing, School of Law Dean Jeremy Paul said, is “the best way to deliver a first-rate legal education.”
Lilly Stairs, AMD’15, used being diagnosed with two autoimmune diseases as inspiration to become an advocate for the 50 million other Americans with similar diagnoses.