Excellence in experiential learning

North­eastern rec­og­nized 17 accom­plished seniors at the Out­standing Coop­er­a­tive Edu­ca­tion Awards Cer­e­mony, held last week in the Curry Stu­dent Center Ball­room.  The stu­dents’ co-​​​​op expe­ri­ences include working at Boston’s world-​​​​class … read more »

Why IT decisions will make or break businesses

EMC Cor­po­ra­tion Chairman and CEO Joseph M. Tucci said Friday at Northeastern’s CEO Break­fast Forum that busi­nesses’ future suc­cess will be increas­ingly defined by how they inno­vate and take advan­tage of oppor­tu­ni­ties pre­sented by infor­ma­tion technology’s transformation.

Ocean view, from within

Stephen W. Director, Northeastern’s provost and senior vice pres­i­dent for aca­d­emic affairs, has been taking under­water pho­tographs for more than two decades. What’s his trick for cap­turing sea life’s immense beauty and diver­sity? Just stay focused.

CEO puts the ‘care’ in brand power

Sheila Lirio Marcelo, founder and CEO of Care​.com, shared her entre­pre­neurial journey and the crit­ical com­po­nents of building a strong brand on Wednesday at Northeastern’s CEO Break­fast Forum.

Spring break, with a humanitarian twist

During Northeastern’s Alter­na­tive Spring Break next week, 180 stu­dents, fac­ulty, and staff will work on more than a dozen immer­sive ser­vice projects world­wide, ranging from pro­tecting nat­ural resources in the Ever­glades to tutoring orphaned chil­dren in the Dominican Republic.

Chance meeting leads to Dubai conference

Thanks to the ambi­tion of Sab­rina Woods, asso­ciate director of career ser­vices, North­eastern co-​​hosted a global event for higher-​​education career coun­selors from six coun­tries to net­work and share best practices.