Data with the stars

Stu­dents in Northeastern’s Foun­da­tion Year pro­gram proved math con­cepts apply to real-​​world issues in a pre­sen­ta­tion to a trio of local politi­cians and celebrities.

Rapping an inspirational message

Through Foun­da­tion Year pro­gram, North­eastern instructor Peter Plourde —aka Pro­fessor Lyrical — uses hip-​​hop to engage first-​​year stu­dents in math learning.