For six weeks this summer, some 120 students from Boston Public Schools made an early morning trek from across the city to Northeastern’s campus, where they engaged in a math enrichment program designed to prepare them for calculus courses in high school.

## Magic and symmetry in mathematics

Northeastern University associate professor of mathematics Ivan Loseu was named a Sloan 2014 Research Fellow for his contributions to the field of representation theory, a sophisticated branch of algebra.

## Build a game. Learn math. Be cool.

On Wednesday I met a man named Bob Cassels, a software developer at Google, who told me his children’s school recently announced that all its students would learn to code […]

## The rungs of mathematical discovery

Mathematics professor Valerio Toledano Laredo received an NSF grant to continue exploring an unusual equation he realized more than 10 years ago.

## Balfour Academy celebrates three decades of success

A Northeastern community program that helps prepare young Boston residents for college turns 30 this summer.

## Data with the stars

Students in Northeastern’s Foundation Year program proved math concepts apply to real-world issues in a presentation to a trio of local politicians and celebrities.

## Pushing math to the limit

Mathematics professor Jerzy Weyman is on a fellowship with the Humboldt Foundation in Germany, where he has been collaborating with a former Northeastern colleague.