Humanities Stepping into the Digital Age

Visu­al­izing His­tory The task of making his­tor­ical sub­jects appealing to today’s stu­dents is far from easy. How­ever, according to tech­nology blog i09, one pro­fessor has lever­aged modern tech­nology to accom­plish just that. Ben […]

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Obama Helps Kick Off Computer Science Education Week

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity Plans $227M Sci­ence, Engi­neering Research Center BOSTON — North­eastern Uni­ver­sity hopes to break ground next month on a $225 mil­lion sci­ence and engi­neering research building, joining a growing […]

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Giving Thanks Could Be Good for You

Many people may think of grat­i­tude as a “pas­sive” ges­ture — you wait for some­thing good, then feel grateful, said David DeSteno, a pro­fessor of psy­chology at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, in […]

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Seek Online MBA Programs That Provide Travel Opportunities

Depending on the pro­gram, courses with an inter­na­tional travel com­po­nent can last any­where from two weeks to an entire semester. At schools such as Saint Leo Uni­ver­sity, North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, Web­ster Uni­ver­sity, Wash­ington State […]

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Unemployment Set to Improve, But Only So Much

There’s an increase of about 1 per­cent in the non-​​​​accelerating infla­tion rate of unem­ploy­ment. So it’s around 6 per­cent rather than 5 per­cent,” says William Dickens, pro­fessor of eco­nomics and […]

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