Young scientists in training

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.

Humanitarian calling

Sarah Honigfeld, a deaf human ser­vices major, has been hon­ored for her human­i­tarian work with dis­abled chil­dren and their families.

Farmers market on wheels

Two North­eastern alumni are looking to bring fruits and veg­eta­bles to Boston’s neigh­bor­hoods via Fresh Truck, a bus that would be con­verted into a mobile pro­duce shop.

MLK holiday ‘a day on, not a day off’

Northeastern’s Center for Com­mu­nity Ser­vice will host its annual King Day of Ser­vice and Lead­er­ship on Monday, drawing North­eastern stu­dents and com­mu­nity mem­bers together for a series of vol­un­teer oppor­tu­ni­ties and group workshops.

Healthy support for city’s Puerto Rican community

A new ini­tia­tive by Carmen Sceppa, asso­ciate pro­fessor of health sci­ences, aims to improve the health of Boston’s Puerto Rican com­mu­nity, which suf­fers dis­pro­por­tion­ately from ail­ments such as heart dis­ease and diabetes.