Virtual humans, relational robots, brain imaging devices, and mobile eye-tracking technologies were among the innovative research projects highlighted at a daylong conference at Northeastern that explored the intersection of emotion science and technology.
Northeastern students Matt Voska and Alan Guichard created a venture that connects small-plane pilots with flight enthusiasts to make flying more accessible and affordable.
As part of the Women Who Inspire Speaker Series Tuesday night, presidents and CEOs of renewable energy, climate change, and sustainability companies discussed their careers and urged students and industry professionals to seize opportunities in rapidly-growing green industries.
Gamers from Northeastern University and other area colleges convened at Snell Library’s Digital Media Commons this weekend for a 48-hour game-developing frenzy as part of the international event.
Commercial space flight. Empowering foster children. Human emotion and social resilence. These were among the many topics and initiatives speakers explored Saturday at TEDxNortheasternU, attended by 100 Northeastern students and designed to share bold ideas in the community.
Alexis Ohanian, who Forbes dubbed “The Mayor of the Internet,” during a campus lecture Tuesday evening encouraged Northeastern students to use the Internet to spread their ideas.
A new collaboration between IDEA, Northeastern’s student-run venture accelerator, and the School of Law’s Community Business Clinic offers Boston-based entrepreneurs support and free business and legal advice.
Kelsey Julius, AMD/SSH’12, says fish waste could transform the urban farming industry. Her venture, Fish Your Food, aims to harness the power of a new urban farming technique called aquaponics to grow and market organic produce.
Northeastern alumnus Onur Erikoglu, E’12, and his cousin have launched a crowdsourcing application to help people find parking spots in cities throughout the country.
Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun and Richard Saul Wurman, the TED conference creator and a Distinguished Professor of the Practice in the College of Arts, Media and Design, discussed the complexities of learning and the future of higher education on Wednesday.
Northeastern has joined forces with the local nonprofit 826 Boston to establish a writing center at a Roxbury school that provides students with everything from help with college essays to a quiet space for creative writing.
Throughout Global Entrepreneurship Week, speakers offered advice and insight on topics ranging from mentorship and early-stage funding to the do’s and don’ts of starting a business. Here’s a roundup: Richard Hawkes, […]