Students learn research skills through summer program

A group of first-​​year stu­dents recently com­pleted the Summer Dis­covery Expe­ri­ence, an inten­sive PRISM summer pro­gram in which stu­dents expe­ri­ence hands-​​on research in math­e­matics, physics, and biology.

Northeastern to expand library’s cutting-​​edge Digital Media Commons

Building on the Dig­ital Media Com­mons’ suc­cessful launch last year at Snell Library, North­eastern will expand the state-​​of-​​the-​​art work­space as part of a series of invest­ments designed to enhance next-​​generation teaching, learning, and dis­covery at the university.

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Liveblogging the ECE capstone presentations

4:16pm: The awards are in! First place: Page Turner Second place: ICD and 4G^2 Third place: TRAQ and goCAD Peo­ples’ Choice: ICD 3:44pm: Time to breathe and my fin­gers hurt Well, the ECE cap­stone pre­sen­ta­tions are […]

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Not your grandma’s Duck Hunt

I’ve said it here before: I’m not much of a gamer. My 9-​​​​year-​​​​old nephew gets exas­per­ated every time he sets me up in front of the Wii and ulti­mately just […]

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Healthy choices despite disparities

Inter­ac­tive health tech­nolo­gies are a hot topic these days. Between Nike’s Fuel­Band and mobile phone apps like LoseIt!, the world has come to realize that inter­ac­tive com­puting has a lot […]

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Northeastern researchers on the Boeing battery failures

By now you’ve prob­ably heard of the Boeing 787 Dream­liners and the prob­lems they had in their first weeks in the air. Basi­cally, the Dream­liner is an extremely fuel-​​​​efficient airliner. […]

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The Internet is the new baggie sweatshirt

I’ve written a lot about the ways tech­nology can improve health­care since coming to North­eastern. We have a great new grad­uate pro­gram ded­i­cated to the sub­ject and a slew of […]