Benjamin Moran, S’18, has been awarded the Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The scholarship includes a 10-week paid internship working on a research project under the guidance of an NOAA mentor.
While studying at Northeastern, Christie Civetta, SSH’15, has worked throughout the world to tackle the prevention of suicide and drug abuse. She’ll share her journey with her fellow graduates on May 8 when she delivers her Commencement address.
Emma Kaeli, E’18, was one of 260 students selected from a nationwide pool of more than 1,000 applicants to receive this prestigious award for those interested in pursuing research careers.
Business major Samantha Kim is getting hands-on experience helping develop global marketing campaigns for VMware in Silicon Valley. The university, today, announced that it is launching a location in Silicon Valley, which is home to some 4,200 alumni and 90 co-ops.
Working with whip-smart astronauts at NASA has inspired Melanie Whiting to pursue a terminal degree and design her own dream job.
The National Jurist touted the value of Northeastern’s signature co-op program. Learning by doing, School of Law Dean Jeremy Paul said, is “the best way to deliver a first-rate legal education.”
Lilly Stairs, AMD’15, used being diagnosed with two autoimmune diseases as inspiration to become an advocate for the 50 million other Americans with similar diagnoses.
At the annual College of Science co-op expo, some two dozen students discussed their co-op experiences at companies, research institutes, and labs from as near as Northeastern’s campus and as far as London, Madagascar, and Australia.
Communication studies major John Erland, AMD’16, spent six months on co-op in Myanmar—which ended its military dictatorship in 2011—teaching citizens English and working on social issues.
Five students who presented at a recent international co-op fair describe their experiential learning opportunities abroad and what made those experiences so meaningful.
Journalism student Olivia Hesslein says that working behind the scenes for two national news networks while on co-op has defined her career path. Now she wants to be a television news producer.
More than 2,600 young job seekers handed out resumés and networked with representatives from more than 220 employers at Northeastern’s biannual career fair, which was held on Thursday in the Cabot Center.