New SGA leadership sees proactive, progressive future

Stu­dent Gov­ern­ment Asso­ci­a­tion President-​​Elect Elliot Horen and Exec­u­tive Vice-​​President-​​Elect Suchira Sharma see them­selves as com­mu­ni­ca­tors, facil­i­ta­tors, and problem solvers.

Sanders, Cruz victorious in campus primary

Ver­mont Sen. Bernie Sanders won a land­slide vic­tory in the first-​​ever news@Northeastern pres­i­den­tial pri­mary elec­tion, cap­turing 68 per­cent of the Demo­c­ratic vote. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz cap­tured 33 per­cent of the Repub­lican vote to earn a narrow win.

A how-​​to guide for voter registration

The dead­line to reg­ister to vote in the Mass­a­chu­setts pres­i­den­tial pri­mary is Wednesday, Feb. 10. Not reg­is­tered? We have you cov­ered. Haley Havens, S’19, of Democ­racy Mat­ters at North­eastern, helped put together a list of every­thing you need to know to register.

3Qs: A perilous deal for the president

Ear­lier this week, Pres­i­dent Obama signed a bill passed by Con­gress that would raise the debt ceiling and avoid default. The com­bative nego­ti­a­tions that pre­ceded the deal, how­ever, high­lighted the deep polit­ical divide in Wash­ington. We asked Robert Gilbert, the Edward W. Brooke Pro­fessor in Northeastern’s Depart­ment of Polit­ical Sci­ence, to examine the polit­ical cli­mate in light of this deal, and what it means for the 2012 elections.