Focus on the bright spots. In any place you go, you might initially find that you hate a lot about the place you’re in. The food is weird! There are […]
Why leave Boston? I mean, it has practically every amenity, every resource, and every luxury you could possibly need. The standard of living, both nationally and internationally, is quite high. […]
For students who are thinking about doing an international co-op or who have a strong interest in Middle Eastern studies, this week we will be highlighting the challenges and experiences […]
Everyone who has worked in an office, whether that be for a co-op, internship, or full time job, knows that the first month in a new setting can be overwhelming, […]
At the annual College of Science co-op expo, some two dozen students discussed their co-op experiences at companies, research institutes, and labs from as near as Northeastern’s campus and as far as London, Madagascar, and Australia.
As I realized this week that I have less than 2 months left in South Africa, I’ve also begun to reflect on just how much my international co-op has taught […]
We must do with what we have. Personally, I would not like hearing my doctor say, “we shall improvise”, but it is something that is commonly heard and accepted. […]
When it comes to starting a new job or co-op, one of the things we take for granted is that the work will be done in English. We don’t have […]
Inventive, thrilling, flourishing. Experiential, transformative, connected. Global, urban, network. Opportunity, passion, fearless. Inspiring, supportive, home. These are just a handful of the many responses the university community provided to last week’s […]
Five students who presented at a recent international co-op fair describe their experiential learning opportunities abroad and what made those experiences so meaningful.
When I first told my family that I was thinking of volunteering in Uganda for my first co-op, the responses I received were of fear and apprehension. I assured them […]
Last week, our #TrueNortheastern question asked how Northeastern has made you more global. Your responses revealed a campus community that is global, diverse, and engaged with the world. Experiential learning opportunities […]