Music, race, and the White House

Hip-​​hop in Amer­ican cul­ture and its con­nec­tions with Barack Obama’s pres­i­dency set the stage for a thought-​​provoking panel dis­cus­sion with experts in race, music, gender studies, pop cul­ture, and politics.

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.”

The rise of Gallery 360

Northeastern’s art gallery received high praise for its most recent exhibit, “Celebrity Type,” and is looking to ride that suc­cess toward greater interest both on campus and beyond.

Snell Library’s new look

Stu­dents returned to campus this semester to Snell Library’s trans­formed first floor, which now includes more than 20 new col­lab­o­ra­tive work­rooms, a redesigned Info­Com­mons and main lobby, and informal study … read more »

First Pages author recounts experiences in India

Katherine Boo, the award-​​winning author who penned Behind the Beau­tiful Fore­vers, spoke to Northeastern’s 116th entering class Tuesday night about the people, places, and inequal­i­ties in Mumbai that inspired her first non-​​fiction book.