Peyton Perry and Taj Akinbode will spend the 2016–17 academic year working to right the wrongs of poverty, hunger, and social injustice through campus projects and programs, harnessing their passion for humanitarian work and social change to spearhead special events for students, faculty, and staff.
This year’s Huntington 100, a group of undergraduate and graduate students whose collective outstanding achievements span research, co-op, athletics, entrepreneurship, community service, and leadership, were recognized at a reception Thursday night.
The university celebrated the highest achievements of students, faculty, and staff at the sixth annual Academic Honors Convocation on Thursday afternoon in East Village.
On Tuesday, Northeastern students, faculty, and staff at the latest academic plan town hall meeting examined and shared ideas around diversity and inclusion, one of the core themes being discussed as part of the planning process.
What better time to explore the intersection of love and mathematics?
It was Thursday, just three days before Valentine’s Day, and OkCupid co-founder Christian Rudder was speaking at Northeastern.
U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III and President Aoun highlighted the impact of public service and service-learning on Monday at a conference hosted by Northeastern.
A pair of Converse’s iconic Chuck Taylors is sold every 2.5 seconds. At Northeastern’s CEO Breakfast Forum, Jim Calhoun, the company’s president and CEO, discussed the sneaker and its significance in the company’s evolution.
Building on the success of its regional campus network in selected U.S. cities, Northeastern University will launch its first international campus in 2016. Northeastern will open a location in Toronto, Ontario, where it will offer professional graduate programs that are industry-aligned and tailored to meet the specific needs of learners and employers in the region.
President Joseph E. Aoun on Thursday hosted EMC Corporation CEO and Chairman Joseph Tucci and Amit Yoran, president of RSA, EMC’s security division, for an engaging discussion about trends in high tech.
University leaders on Wednesday outlined the strategic planning process that will yield the new academic plan, which will guide the university’s course for the next 10 years. It was also announced that the fundraising goal of the Empower campaign has been increased.
Northeastern University convened local visiting Fulbright scholars, students, and alumni from more than 50 countries on Friday for a welcome reception at East Village.
A late-night talk show themed welcome extravaganza and a cookout on Centennial Common were just a couple of the many events held on Northeastern’s campus for Parent and Family Weekend.