Business pioneer invests in Northeastern’s future

The lasting impact of expe­ri­en­tial learning fueled the pas­sion of Roger Marino, the Col­lege of Engi­neering alumnus and busi­ness pio­neer who once again has stepped for­ward to invest in his alma mater and the ambi­tious goals of its his­toric Empower campaign.

A new spin on fitness

The Handle Bar, an indoor cycling studio founded by North­eastern alumnus Jes­sica Bash­elor, opened its doors in South Boston last month.

Music festival creates a bang in Bangor

The Kah­Bang Music Fes­tival, founded by North­eastern alumnus Tim Lo and held annu­ally in Bangor, Maine, empha­sizes the impor­tance of dis­covery by focusing on ‘what’s next’ rather than ‘what’s now’ in music, art, and film.

Innovation key to improving patient care, access

Larry J. Merlo, pres­i­dent and CEO of CVS Care­mark, said on Tuesday at Northeastern’s CEO Break­fast Forum that the chal­lenges pre­sented by America’s rapidly evolving health­care land­scape will require novel solutions—particularly those rooted in pharmacy.

Alumnus named a top Boston innovator

The Boston Globe recently named 2011 grad­uate Mar­quis Cabrera one of the region’s top inno­va­tors of the year for working with foster kids through his Boston-​​based non­profit organization.