Election 2012: all-​​day analysis

A day after the nation went to the polls, we’re talking to North­eastern fac­ulty mem­bers about Pres­i­dent Barack Obama’s elec­toral win over Repub­lican Mitt Romney, despite an extremely close pop­ular vote count. Check in throughout the day to see what experts from across the uni­ver­sity are saying about what the results mean for the nation and the world.

Winning in emerging markets

Mass­a­chu­setts Gov. Deval Patrick said on Thursday at Northeastern’s fourth annual Emerging Mar­kets Sym­po­sium that the state’s edu­ca­tion, inno­va­tion and infra­struc­ture make it an ideal busi­ness partner.

Northeastern’s new health van expands community care

The Bouvé Col­lege of Health Sci­ences held a cer­e­mony Thursday to inau­gu­rate its new Health and Well­ness Van, which stu­dents and fac­ulty use to serve the com­mu­nity by pro­viding clin­ical screen­ings and health edu­ca­tion to local residents.

Learning and lobbying

Stu­dents gain insight into the work­ings of the State­house and give the leg­is­la­tors an earful about pre­serving higher edu­ca­tion finan­cial aid funding in this year’s budget