Archivist sees bright future in collections of past

Gior­dana Mecagni, the new uni­ver­sity archivist and head of spe­cial col­lec­tions, is ready to increase the scope of the Archives and Spe­cial Col­lec­tions Depart­ment, which pre­serves valu­able col­lec­tions that doc­u­ments the his­tory of both North­eastern and Boston.

Students have development ideas for Dudley Square

Archi­tec­ture stu­dents tasked with imag­ining new housing oppor­tu­ni­ties for an unused parcel in Boston’s Dudley Square say mixed-​​use devel­op­ment would bring in new res­i­dents without hurting the existing community.