Last week, dozens of new students participated in Northeastern’s annual nuSERVES program, which gave students the chance to volunteer in the community even before taking their first class.
Weigel, BHS’15, found her career calling in health and medicine from her many volunteering and community service experiences both in Boston and across the globe. After graduation, she’ll begin graduate studies at Tufts Medical School.
Dozens of Northeastern students braved ice, snow banks, and slush puddles to help the city shovel out following record snowfall in recent weeks.
Northeastern University students came together with community members on Monday for the annual MLK Day of Service and Leadership, a daylong community service effort held in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Lucy West, BHS’15, PharmD’16, was recently elected National President-elect of American Pharmacists Association – Academy of Student Pharmacists. It’s the latest example of her leadership and involvement in a range of impressive campus and professional activities.
Eleven students spent spring break volunteering at the Peaceable Kingdom Retreat for Children, a Texas-based organization that provides fun day camp experiences for kids with special needs.
More than 180 student, faculty, and staff volunteers are doing community service projects across the U.S. and in four other countries this week for Alternative Spring Break. Check out this infographic for a closer look at their impact.
This week, 186 members of the Northeastern community will participate in service projects in 15 communities across the U.S. and four other countries for Alternative Spring Break—a weeklong immersive living and volunteering experience.
For students like Hannah Kilfoye, SSH’15, community service on holds the key to becoming a student leader. This week, she is a team leader on Northeastern’s Alternative Spring Break program in the Dominican Republic with Outreach360.
Last week more than 40 freshman-year and transfer students volunteered in their new community through the Center of Community Service’s nuSERVES program.
Having a childhood mentor through the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay program changed Zolan Kanno-Youngs’ life. Now a Northeastern student, Kanno-Youngs has been honored for being a mentor himself in the program.
Northeastern students coach and mentor dozens of budding ballplayers in the program, which serves boys and girls ages 9 to 12.
Hundreds of students participate in Northeastern’s chapter of Circle K International, a collegiate organization that promotes service and leadership.
Through one of Northeastern’s Alternative Spring Break programs, 11 students ventured into the Florida Everglades to clean up trash and remove invasive species from the environment.
During Northeastern’s Alternative Spring Break next week, 180 students, faculty, and staff will work on more than a dozen immersive service projects worldwide, ranging from protecting natural resources in the Everglades to tutoring orphaned children in the Dominican Republic.
Northeastern’s Center for Community Service will host its annual King Day of Service and Leadership on Monday, drawing Northeastern students and community members together for a series of volunteer opportunities and group workshops.
More than 500 students translated their classroom knowledge into accessible community programming through service-learning courses.
Students and organizations across the university community are rallying to collect donations of clothing and money for victims of Hurricane Sandy.
More than 400 Northeastern students volunteered at 27 different sites across Boston on Saturday for the annual event.
Alexander Levering Kern, the executive director of Northeastern’s new Center for Spirituality, Dialogue and Culture, says students need basic understanding of religion and culture to tackle societal challenges.
The Massachusetts Promise Fellowship, a nonprofit AmeriCorps organization housed within Northeastern’s Center for Community Service, gives participants free access to higher education.
Ten seniors donned gardening gloves, wielded loppers and swung pickaxes under the Monday morning sun on Mission Hill’s McLaughlin Woodlands. The spring cleanup project, led by Paul Sutton of the […]
As senior capstone, health sciences students designed a comprehensive college readiness program to help high school seniors at SquashBusters make the transition to college
SquashBusters after-school program marks it’s 15th anniversary with squash contests and a celebration of student achievements and the program’s success.
An early interest in art inspires a student to create a mural club on campus dedicated to creating wall paintings for Northeastern’s surrounding community.
Students spend 10 days over spring break bringing some light to poverty-stricken communities