The law’s role in supporting sustainable cities

At a recent con­fer­ence at Northeastern’s School of Law, former Envi­ron­mental Pro­tec­tion Agency admin­is­trator Carol Browner said his­tory and nature can help guide cities in finding inter­dis­ci­pli­nary solu­tions to chal­lenges in urban sustainability.

3Qs: Creativity + design + action

The ethos behind the mis­sion of the North­eastern Center for the Arts is simple, says center director Bree Edwards: “Artists, cre­ativity, and entre­pre­neur­ship con­tribute to society in incred­ibly thoughtful, provoca­tive, and chal­lenging ways.”

Today’s healthcare is a team sport

The Bouvé Col­lege of Health Sci­ences sup­ports a col­lab­o­ra­tive approach to health­care and research, as demon­strated at the 6th annual Inter­pro­fes­sional Research Sym­po­sium last week.

A sculpture for science

Northeastern’s Inter­arts cap­stone class col­lab­o­rated with Sanofi Oncology last semester to create a struc­ture that will rec­og­nize the drug company’s sci­en­tific advancements.

Nurturing a seed of discovery

Net­work sci­en­tists at North­eastern col­lab­o­rate on first large-​​scale map of a plant’s pro­tein net­work, which could one day help treat human disease.

More than ‘just entertainment’

North­eastern stu­dents visit ninth graders in Boston to pro­mote media lit­eracy, and help them under­stand how TV and adver­tising mes­sages may affect their daily lives