3Qs: Government shutdown over—now what?

Mitchell Oren­stein, chair of the Depart­ment of Polit­ical Sci­ence, called the budget deal ending the par­tial gov­ern­ment shut­down “a total vic­tory” for the Obama admin­is­tra­tion and dis­cussed the deal’s impli­ca­tions for global eco­nomic stability.

3Qs: Dean Costa on options for CAMD

As the Col­lege of Arts, Media and Design begins imple­menting its strategic vision, Dean Xavier Costa answered con­cerns about the college’s plans and the pos­si­bility of joining the School of Jour­nalism with the Depart­ment of Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Studies as part of a recon­fig­u­ra­tion of the college’s admin­is­tra­tive structure.

3Qs: The move toward ‘crowdsourcing’ public safety

Martin Dias, assis­tant pro­fessor in the D’Amore-McKim School of Busi­ness, dis­cusses how infor­ma­tion sharing around public safety has evolved in recent years and the ben­e­fits and chal­lenges of what he describes as “crowd­sourcing public safety.”

3Qs: The effect of antibiotic resistant bacteria

The Cen­ters for Dis­ease Con­trol and Pre­ven­tion recently released a new report on the impact of antibi­otic resis­tant bac­teria on national health. We asked assis­tant pro­fessor Betsy Hirsch to explain its sig­nif­i­cance and what it means for the public.

3Qs: Get to know the SGA

We asked Nick Naraghi, the pres­i­dent of the Stu­dent Gov­ern­ment Asso­ci­a­tion, to dis­cuss SGA’s role on campus and why stu­dents should get involved.

3Qs: Creativity + design + action

The ethos behind the mis­sion of the North­eastern Center for the Arts is simple, says center director Bree Edwards: “Artists, cre­ativity, and entre­pre­neur­ship con­tribute to society in incred­ibly thoughtful, provoca­tive, and chal­lenging ways.”