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.
Northeastern alumnus Peter Petrin has been selected as one of the “Top 24 Under 24 Youth Changemakers” by a bi-partisan, youth-led initiative.
The Handle Bar, an indoor cycling studio founded by Northeastern alumnus Jessica Bashelor, opened its doors in South Boston last month.
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.
An investment from engineering alumnus Michael Sherman will establish the Michael J. and Ann Sherman Center for Engineering Entrepreneurship Education.
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.
Pharmacy graduate Nick O’Donnell earned an award at the RISE:2013 expo this spring for his work investigating the adverse effects of intravenous sedatives.
Northeastern’s Professional Science Master’s degree program in biotechnology, now in its 10th year, is a model for similar programs around the world.
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.
Four Northeastern alumni have embarked on a three-month road trip through Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin with the goal of capturing the essence of each city’s unique music scene.
A new partnership between the Center for Research Innovation and VentureCrowd is connecting entrepreneurial talent with budding university startups in need of fresh ideas and a little help.
This spring, 4,785 alumni enthusiastically participated in a challenge issued by 1983 graduate Mike MacWade to make a gift supporting something they loved about their alma mater.
Northeastern alumnus Adam Jones hosts the evening show on 98.5 The Sports Hub, where he discusses sports from a local and national perspective with his loyal listeners.
Northeastern’s Center for STEM education hosted the 67th annual Boston Science Fair over the weekend, where middle– and high-school students presented research on topics ranging from basketball bouncing to cellular signaling.
William “Mo” Cowan, a 1994 graduate of the School of Law, has been selected by Governor Deval Patrick of Massachusetts to replace U.S. Sen. John Kerry.
Two Northeastern alumni are the force behind the November Project, an intense workout that gets hundreds of Bostonians out of bed and into shape.
When Dan Shea was an undergraduate at Northeastern’s College of Science, he spent much of his time hanging out with a plant. Or parts of a plant, anyway: Cell cultures […]
Dan Belcher, BA’03, has co-founded a cloud-computing startup, and this semester he is bringing entrepreneurship lessons back to the classroom.
Over the weekend, generations of Northeastern alumni, faculty, staff, university leaders, and current students, came together to commemorate the school’s proud history and look forward to its bright future.
The university community will celebrate traditions and welcome families to campus this weekend for a full slate of engaging events.
A Q&A with School of Business alumni kicked off a series hosted by the Student Alumni Association.
An engineering capstone project has yielded a high-tech, rugged robot that can deliver communications networks to hard-to-reach areas.
Northeastern students and alumni cycled across the United States with Bike & Build, a nonprofit organization that supports affordable-housing causes.
Four alumni have launched a new travel company called Off The Grid Excursions that takes vacationers off the beaten path, and around the world.
As a kid, Liz Duffy E ’11 wanted to be an astronaut. Megan Richardson E ’10, on the other hand, was more interested in robots. Today they are both working […]
Will Miller, E’07, and the U.S. men’s eight rowing team narrowly missed a medal on Wednesday morning at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games.
Three School of Law alumnae played key roles in the defeat of the Defense of Marriage Act in federal court.
Three alumni have formed a Northeastern law triumvirate at the Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
The Health Sciences Entrepreneurs, an alumni group dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship in the rapidly evolving world of health care, hosted its annual spring panel on Thursday evening.
On Memorial Day, Northeastern’s Student Veterans Organization and the NU ROTC Alumni Society held a ceremony honoring the men and women who have given their lives in military service to America.
A recent Northeastern graduate is continuing her service-learning experience by helping a local high-school student run cooking classes for her peers.
On Friday morning, Gen. Colin Powell joined President Joseph E. Aoun in celebrating Northeastern’s Class of 2012 at the university’s 110th commencement.
A group of mechanical engineering students who designed, built and raced an all-terrain vehicle for Northeastern’s chapter of Baja SAE placed fourth overall out of approximately 100 teams at a […]
At the second annual Academic Honors Convocation, Northeastern honored its top faculty, students, staff and alumni.
Co-op Ben Adams and alumnus Will Ritter work on the advance team for Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign.
A program launched this month by the Office of Alumni Relations and the Northeastern Fund will help student-based organizations raise money for innovative and inspiring projects.