Northeastern well-​​positioned to meet higher ed challenges, Aoun says

In his annual address to the Fac­ulty Senate, Pres­i­dent Joseph E. Aoun said Amer­ican higher edu­ca­tion is facing changing stu­dent demo­graphics, a shift toward a learner-​​centered approach, and increasing calls to mea­sure outcomes.

University’s momentum in focus at Faculty Senate meeting

At the Faulty Senate’s first meeting of the aca­d­emic year, Provost Stephen W. Director pre­sented Northeastern’s accom­plish­ments and growth on many fronts, including aca­d­emic resources, finan­cial aid, and stu­dent life enhancements.

Faculty Senate briefed on Master Plan, institutional progress

At its first meeting of the year, the Senate heard pre­sen­ta­tions on plans that could add up to 3 mil­lion square feet of space to campus and improve­ments in areas such as stu­dent admis­sions, fac­ulty hiring and resources to enhance research opportunities.