Northeastern’s student chapter of Best Buddies International counts more than 40 young humanitarians who volunteer to enhance the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Alex Linden, BHS’17, and Melissa Jacques, S’17, are two of those humanitarians. On Friday, they’ll help host Northeastern’s inaugural “Special Spirit” basketball game.
Northeastern’s chapter of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity will host an event to raise awareness and funds in support of type 1 diabetes research on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the West Village Quad. The festivities will include food, lawn games, and a dunking booth.
“I’m so excited we have a Swiffer WetJet now” was just one of the many declarations of success heard on Sunday at Northeastern’s annual Trash2Treasure sale. Here’s what other premium items students found.
One of the can’t-miss events at Northeastern this month is “A Tribute to the Dream” on Jan. 15, when the university community will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
A group of Northeastern students have formed a chapter of END7, a global network that aims to raise awareness of neglected tropical diseases and help eradicate the seven most common NTDs by 2020.