Here’s a rundown of some exciting events taking place at Northeastern this month that you won’t want to miss.
A gift from the Victor and William Fung Foundation Limited will establish an endowment fund to provide scholarships to students participating in Northeastern’s international co-op program.
The university has been selected to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Students can now apply for the 2015 Coolest Co-op Video Competition, in which undergraduates submit two-minute videos about their co-op experiences and why they’ve been so rewarding and impactful.
Northeastern University convened a roundtable on higher education, bringing together local university leaders and U.S. Department of Education Under Secretary Ted Mitchell, whose campus visit also included a discussion with students and young alumni.
Visit the New England Aquarium and you may see a fish caught by Northeastern student Alfred Kyrollos, who was part of a biannual fish collecting expedition in the Bahamas in October.
President Joseph E. Aoun on Wednesday declared that Northeastern is stronger than ever, recognized the accomplishments of “unsung heroes” in the university community, and revealed the outcome of the Northeastern GO student co-op contest.
Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun said Tuesday morning that the university’s new national survey of Generation Z sheds light on key areas where higher education must adapt to meet the needs of its customers—students—both now and in the future.
Monday is the final day to apply to be President Aoun’s co-op: the Global Officer! Why is now the right time for this hire? What will the Global Officer be doing? What advice will President Aoun give his co-op student about exploring the world? We asked. He answered.
President Joseph E. Aoun discussed co-op, his new global officer position, and leadership lessons on Monday night in a meeting with the Northeastern Student Government Association.
Ryan Wright, E’09, is the young entrepreneur behind a novel startup focused on designing solar-powered charging stations for cell phones and tablets.
By developing dynamic legged robots that emulate animal movements, Boston Dynamics founder Marc Raibert, E’73, says machines will be able to reach new heights.