Student applications, academic profile at all-​​time high

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity received 49,822 under­grad­uate appli­ca­tions for 2,800 seats in the Fall 2014 freshman class — more than in any pre­vious year and a ratio of 18 appli­cants per seat. The group of admitted stu­dents exceeds all pre­vious bench­marks in terms of aca­d­emic achieve­ment, total appli­cants, and geo­graphic diversity.

Blog:  The Works

How To Find a Co-​​op While You’re Abroad

This article was written by Lindsey Sampson, a 3rd year inter­na­tional affairs stu­dent at NU as a reg­ular stu­dent con­trib­utor for The Works. North­eastern stu­dents are every­where. Because of the number […]

Grassroots experiences inspire political dreams

Leah Camp­bell, SSH’14, is finding her own niche in the polit­ical world after grass­roots expe­ri­ences at Oxfam America, the Bar­bara Lee Family Foun­da­tion and the Bar­bara Lee Polit­ical Office.

Animals, advertising, and entrepreneurship—it’s co-​​op on camera

The win­ners of the 2014 Coolest Co-​​op Video con­test exem­plify the depth and breadth of North­eastern University’s expe­ri­en­tial learning program.

Blog:  The Works

Finding an Internship Without Prior Experience

This guest post was written by Sam Carkin, a sopho­more studying Mar­keting and Inter­ac­tive Media. The “real world” can be intim­i­dating; espe­cially when you’re just starting out. Sure, that first job […]

Aoun provides guidance on proposed college rating system

North­eastern Pres­i­dent Joseph E. Aoun recently offered sug­ges­tions for the Depart­ment of Edu­ca­tion to con­sider as it develops a new higher edu­ca­tion eval­u­a­tion system.