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Resident President

Northeastern’s Pres­i­dent Joseph Aoun moves into Stetson West during fall 2014 move-​​​​in week festivities.

The Numbers Are In

An Exemplary Community

As we settle into the new semester, Pres­i­dent Aoun shares some out­standing facts and fig­ures about the new entering class and fac­ulty col­leagues who are joining us this year.

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Rhythm of the piece’

Artist Daniel Anguilu describes his thought process as he paints the new mural for the pedes­trian bridge and retaining wall of the MBTA tracks across from the Curry Stu­dent Center.

Snowy Campus

The first snow of 2014

Time-​​​​lapse videos of Krentzman Quad and Cen­ten­nial Common cap­ture last week’s snow­storm on campus, which dumped more than a foot of snow in Boston.

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Hun­dreds of stu­dents, fac­ulty, staff and Boston-​​​​area inno­va­tors filled the Cabot Center for RISE: 2014, the Research, Inno­va­tion and Schol­ar­ship Expo, which fea­tured under­grad­uate and grad­uate research abstracts on a […]

  • Lin Zhu, PhD'15, awaits the start of RISE: 2014 in front of her poster titled, "The Role of Ionic Currents in Distinguishing the Pyloric and Gastric Dynamic."

  • Rows of abstracts were on display at RISE: 2014.

  • A quadcopter drone utilized in "Urban Facade Thermography," a project by a group of mechanical engineering students, was on display.

  • Sara Al-Otaibi, AMD'14, describes her project, "Resilient Structures," to Henry Nasella, UC'77, H'08, chairman of the board of trustees, and President Joseph E. Aoun.

  • The Alligaitr, "A Robotic Device to Improve Chronic Ankle Instability through Controlled Perturbation," was demonstrated.

  • From left, Antonio Rufo and Nikolas Helen, both E'14, spoke with attendees about their project, "Autonomous Search Mechanism for Aerial Reconnaissance and Tracking" (A-SMART).

  • Nicole Nussbaum, AMD'14, and her abstract, "Small Steps" (not pictured).

  • Students, faculty, and staff filled the Raytheon Amphitheater for REACH:2014, the awards reception for RISE:2014.

  • Undergraduate and graduate student awards were on display at the start of the awards reception.

  • President Joseph E. Aoun, right, and Stephen W. Director, provost and vice president for academic affairs, presented Excellence in Innovation award to Ryan Matthew, AMD'13, M.A.'14, Chris Marciano, AMD'13, MA'14, and Mark Munroe, AMD'13, for their project, "The Millennial Village."


Winter scene from Shillman

Stu­dents walk past Shillman Hall on a chilly day in January.

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