A ‘Promise’ fulfilled

The Mass­a­chu­setts Promise Fel­low­ship, a non­profit Ameri­Corps orga­ni­za­tion housed within Northeastern’s Center for Com­mu­nity Ser­vice, gives par­tic­i­pants free access to higher education.

A virtual-​​reality history lesson

Two North­eastern dig­ital media stu­dents have helped create an inter­ac­tive vir­tual reality expe­ri­ence in which avatars, live actors and audi­ence mem­bers reenact an authentic Egyptian ceremony.

Data with the stars

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.