3Qs: Free speech in the digital age

Dale Her­beck, pro­fessor and chair of the Depart­ment of Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Studies, says the Internet, glob­al­iza­tion, and the speed at which tech­nology evolves has raised many ques­tions regarding the law, freedom of expres­sion, and privacy.

Cannes you hear me now?

A short film by North­eastern stu­dent Joel Marsh was selected to be screened at the 65th annual Cannes Inter­na­tional Film Fes­tival in May.

Addressing poverty in Ecuador

On co-​​op with a non­profit orga­ni­za­tion in Ecuador, North­eastern stu­dent Amina Temkin found community-​​based solu­tions to poverty-​​based problems.

More than ‘just entertainment’

North­eastern stu­dents visit ninth graders in Boston to pro­mote media lit­eracy, and help them under­stand how TV and adver­tising mes­sages may affect their daily lives