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.
Mark Douglass, an associate clinical professor of pharmacy, discusses how to protect against the flu—which is experiencing its worst outbreak in a decade—and the importance of getting a flu vaccine.
Emily Plourde, president of the Northeastern student group Haute Fashion, explains why the Boston fashion scene doesn’t get the credit it deserves.
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.
A Northeastern community program that helps prepare young Boston residents for college turns 30 this summer.
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.
Northeastern’s Center for STEM Education hosted 160 middle-school students for an all-day program that introduced the teens to collegiate life.
Civil and environmental engineering professor Matthew Eckelman delivered the results of an anesthetic-drug life-cycle assessment to the International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology last week.
Northeastern’s Affective Science Institute hosted a panel discussion among leading “happiness scientists” in conjunction with the Museum of Science and WBUR’s Here & Now.
Okay, admittedly this is not a research post…but bear with me. We pride ourselves on being sustainable here at Northeastern. But are we putting our money where our mouth is…so to […]
Civil engineering students created an innovative solution for limiting the neighborhood’s traffic problems and pedestrian congestion.
Students in Northeastern’s service-learning classes spent nearly 13,000 hours volunteering for local community organizations this spring.