Northeastern students from countries across the globe shared a meal together and learned about the American holiday’s history and traditions at the International Student and Scholar Institute’s annual Thanksgiving dinner on Tuesday.
Northeastern, with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities, hosted a workshop to introduce military historians to digital tools that could help them advance their own work and forge new collaborations with colleagues.
Two Northeastern journalism students on co-op with NBC News this spring had the opportunity to work on some of the year’s most important telecasts, including President Obama’s State of the Union address and the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Assistant professor of political science Mai’a K. Davis Cross, an expert in European politics and policy, says last week’s independence vote in Scotland could have a significant impact on Europe.
Are body products like blood, milk, and sperm marketable commodities, gifts to help others, or both? Kara Swanson, an associate professor of law with expertise in the history of science and medicine, explains the origins and consequences of the debate in her new book “Banking on the Body.”
At the Academic Honors Convocation, Northeastern presented the Presidential Medallion to two of its former leaders, John A. Curry and Richard M. Freeland. The medallion was bestowed upon the former presidents in celebration of their legacies, which have paved the way for future success.
Experts discussed the impact a politicians’ health can have on their political careers at a recent conference hosted by Northeastern’s Department of Political Science.
D’Amore-McKim School of Business professor Robert Lieb has written a book detailing the history of the American Basketball League, a short-lived pro basketball league in the 1960s that looked to disrupt the basketball establishment.
In a campus lecture on Friday, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Douglas Blackmon said he writes about African American slavery because it’s a way to infuse personality into stories that were originally written in dehumanizing ways.
Northeastern faculty experts weigh in on Nelson Mandela’s life and legacy.
On Tuesday, Northeastern’s International Student and Scholar Institute cooked up a traditional Thanksgiving meal for students, faculty, and staff, who also learned about the holiday’s history and culture.
Northeastern alumnus Kenneth Scola was working at The Boston Globe on his first co-op the day President John F. Kennedy was shot. It was an experience he said he will never forget.