Associate professor of international affairs and sociology Berna Turam has conducted extensive ethnographic fieldwork in Turkey, and she said the recent protests there are about power—not religion.
Lucas Schoeppner, Lauren Byrnes, and Hollis Thomann have earned the prestigious scholarships and will travel to study, conduct research, and teach in Germany.
Political science students have contributed papers to the German government’s Think Transatlantic initiative, which encourages a renewed focus on U.S.-European relations.
Working at a commercial art gallery in Berlin taught Northeastern music technology major Gustavo Jiménez about the industry and inspired his own work.
Mathematics professor Jerzy Weyman is on a fellowship with the Humboldt Foundation in Germany, where he has been collaborating with a former Northeastern colleague.
Edmund Yeh, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at Northeastern whose work aims to improve mobile and Internet communication, is working in Munich this summer through his Humboldt Research Fellowship.
While on co-op in Germany, finance major discovers a passion for consulting, and gets a first-hand perspective on how international business operates