Northeastern students from countries across the globe shared a meal together and learned about the American holiday’s history and traditions at the International Student and Scholar Institute’s annual Thanksgiving dinner on Tuesday.
Homecoming 2014 was one to remember, as the Northeastern community enjoyed a visit from actor Kevin Spacey, celebrated the Curry Student Center’s 50th anniversary, watched several thrilling wins by Northeastern Athletics, and much more.
The acclaimed film director and screenwriter was on campus Monday to screen part of his documentary series The Untold History of the United States and discuss the project with the Northeastern community.
By developing dynamic legged robots that emulate animal movements, Boston Dynamics founder Marc Raibert, E’73, says machines will be able to reach new heights.
The Northeastern community commemorated the Curry Student Center’s 50th anniversary by opening time capsules from 1964 and 1994, unveiling a new gallery exhibit highlighting five decades of historical milestones, and celebrating the building’s rich history.
Helping pediatric burn victims in China, adding to an eco-village’s infrastructure in Costa Rica, working on a Hollywood movie in South Africa. These were just some of the unique experiences students shared with their peers at last Thursday’s International Co-op Fair.
On Tuesday, Northeastern’s International Student and Scholar Institute cooked up a traditional Thanksgiving meal for students, faculty, and staff, who also learned about the holiday’s history and culture.
The Phantom Lady, Northeastern’s newest student theatre production, which opens Tuesday night, tells the story of a 17th-century Spanish man who gets caught in a duel defending a mysterious woman’s honor.
Elephant’s Graveyard, a play based on the true tale of the tragic collision between a struggling circus and a tiny town in Tennessee in the early 1900s, begins its two-week run on Tuesday in the Curry Student Center’s Studio Theatre.
Wednesday’s 7th annual Bouvé Health Fair and Flu Clinic will feature free flu shots and health screenings as well as prizes for some 250 students, faculty, and staff.
Students who have recently returned from international co-ops discussed their experiences with their peers last week.
Northeastern’s art gallery received high praise for its most recent exhibit, “Celebrity Type,” and is looking to ride that success toward greater interest both on campus and beyond.