Partnership inks pledge to advance youth’s writing skills

North­eastern has joined forces with the local non­profit 826 Boston to estab­lish a writing center at a Rox­bury school that pro­vides stu­dents with every­thing from help with col­lege essays to a quiet space for cre­ative writing.

Redesigning Boston’s North End

Civil engi­neering stu­dents cre­ated an inno­v­a­tive solu­tion for lim­iting the neighborhood’s traffic prob­lems and pedes­trian congestion.

Living reflections of spirit, soul, and freedom

The­atrical per­for­mance by Boston play­wright adds per­spec­tive to Gallery 360 exhibit cap­turing expe­ri­ence and yearning in the Under­ground Railroad

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

One person’s trash is their treasure

An unwanted toaster and a chance con­ver­sa­tion lead North­eastern stu­dent to found a campus orga­ni­za­tion that pro­motes the reuse of student-​​life sta­ples — with the ulti­mate ben­efit to charity

Bridging the gap’

As senior cap­stone, health sci­ences stu­dents designed a com­pre­hen­sive col­lege readi­ness pro­gram to help high school seniors at Squash­Busters make the tran­si­tion to college