Northeastern’s broad investment in the city of Boston—through both financial and in-kind support of services and community-based programs—totals more than $27 million annually.
The university has been selected to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
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.
Northeastern will host the 35th Annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert on Saturday night in Blackman Auditorium in celebration of the musical and spiritual legacy of the pioneering jazz saxophonist.
Civil engineering students created an innovative solution for limiting the neighborhood’s traffic problems and pedestrian congestion.
Theatrical performance by Boston playwright adds perspective to Gallery 360 exhibit capturing experience and yearning in the Underground Railroad
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
New members bring expertise and global perspective
After 1983 shooting leaves him paraplegic, alumnus builds his life around commitment, service, advocacy, and a philosophy of acceptance
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
As senior capstone, health sciences students designed a comprehensive college readiness program to help high school seniors at SquashBusters make the transition to college
More than 40 Boston sixth-graders are recognized for their essays at the 20th annual Max Warburg Courage Curriculum luncheon