Shutting down the digital divide

On Tuesday, North­eastern Uni­ver­sity and Com­cast cel­e­brated an ongoing part­ner­ship aimed at con­necting more low-​​income fam­i­lies in Boston to the Internet through PSAs and dig­ital lit­eracy training sessions.

Data with the stars

Stu­dents in Northeastern’s Foun­da­tion Year pro­gram proved math con­cepts apply to real-​​world issues in a pre­sen­ta­tion to a trio of local politi­cians and celebrities.

Welcome to college

Northeastern’s Center for STEM Edu­ca­tion hosted 160 middle-​​school stu­dents for an all-​​day pro­gram that intro­duced the teens to col­le­giate life.

Engineering success

Two North­eastern Uni­ver­sity math­e­matics pro­fes­sors have won a grant from the National Sci­ence Foun­da­tion to help stu­dents pursue careers in sci­ence, tech­nology, engi­neering and math.