Cheryl Richards, CEO and regional dean of Northeastern University-Charlotte, was recently named Woman of the Year in the Charlotte area for her professional and civic accomplishments.
The new academic programs, in areas such as STEM, healthcare, and government and nonprofit administration, will build on the campus’ momentum in training professionals in fields that are vital to the local economy.
John LaBrie has been honored with the highest award presented by the Association for Continuing Higher Education.
President Joseph E. Aoun told Seattle-area leaders Wednesday night that Northeastern’s new graduate campus will leverage the strengths of both the university and the region, creating solutions to regional and global challenges.
The university, which will share a sustainable headquarters building with the Institute for Systems Biology, will launch 15 graduate degree programs.
University to launch its second graduate campus; announces appointment of Seattle-based chief executive.