A team of Northeastern students placed second in the 12th annual Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, held last month in Syracuse, New York.
Working with whip-smart astronauts at NASA has inspired Melanie Whiting to pursue a terminal degree and design her own dream job.
At the annual College of Science co-op expo, some two dozen students discussed their co-op experiences at companies, research institutes, and labs from as near as Northeastern’s campus and as far as London, Madagascar, and Australia.
The quirks, customs, and quasi-secrets of five Northeastern basketball players.
Basketball, like life, is unpredictable, a game in which the underdog has the potential to become the star—if only for one series, one game, one play. Caleb Donnelly, the walk-on guard for the Northeastern University men’s basketball team, is a prime example.
Jillian Gleason, BS/MS’15, will run the this year’s Boston Marathon on behalf of the Martin W. Richard Charitable Foundation, which was created to honor the memory of the 8-year-old boy who died in the 2013 marathon bombings.
Thousands of students, faculty, and staff will flock to Matthews Arena on Friday, March 20, for the university’s Relay For Life event to raise money for the American Cancer Society.
Students on co-op at Boston hospitals battled the recent spate of snowstorms to fulfill their professional obligations to their colleagues, to their patients, and to themselves.
A group of Northeastern students participated in Student Financial Aid Day at the State House, meeting with state senators and representatives to advocate continued support of need-based financial aid programs.
President Joseph E. Aoun on Wednesday afternoon sat down with Langer — inventor, entrepreneur, and engineer extraordinaire — to discuss Langer’s awe-inspiring ability to harness the power of science and engineering to develop drug delivery systems and life-saving technologies.
Kate Murdock, DMSB’18, has quickly become one of the key members of Northeastern’s thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem.
More than 2,600 young job seekers handed out resumés and networked with representatives from more than 220 employers at Northeastern’s biannual career fair, which was held on Thursday in the Cabot Center.
The collaboration will give student journalists the opportunity to produce investigative reports that will air on the TV station.
The sonic inspiration behind five bands from Green Line Records, Northeastern’s student-run record label.
On a recent Friday afternoon, a small group of Northeastern students convened in the Sacred Space to rekindle the lost joys of childhood.
Students in the “Enabling Engineering” technical elective recently presented their design proposals to faculty, peers, and project mentors. The eponymous student group may bring all of them to fruition.
Victoria Suha, E’17, founded Northeastern’s student chapter of the Acoustical Society of America in her first year at Northeastern. Her dream job is to design symphony halls.
Julia Ebert, S’15, will pursue a master’s of research in bioengineering at Imperial College London starting in the fall.
Students can now apply for the 2015 Coolest Co-op Video Competition, in which undergraduates submit two-minute videos about their co-op experiences and why they’ve been so rewarding and impactful.
Madeline Heising, the food blogger and self-proclaimed “collegiate vegan,” plans to fill her Thanksgiving dinner plate with heaping portions of green beans, maple roasted carrots, and candied cranberries. Oven-roasted turkey—the iconic symbol of the holiday feast—will be conspicuously absent.
Northeastern’s powerlifting program produces scores of formidable athletes every year.
“Entrepreneurship is not about money,” says Claire Chase, the anomalous flutist, arts entrepreneur, and 2012 MacArthur Fellow, who spoke at Northeastern on Tuesday evening in the latest installment of the Profiles in Innovation Presidential Speaker Series. “It’s about agency and activism.”
From Homecoming to Husky hoops, here are five exciting events coming this month that you’ve got to put on your calendars.
Ryan Wright, E’09, is the young entrepreneur behind a novel startup focused on designing solar-powered charging stations for cell phones and tablets.
First-year engineering students designed autonomous “sumo robots” that faced off in a friendly competition Friday as part of an innovative new pilot course.
Northeastern staff and students doled out health and wellness tips on Wednesday at the eighth-annual Health Fair and Flu Clinic. Here are five such nuggets of wisdom for staying fit and healthy this fall.
Russia faces a bleak future, according to former Latvian President Vaira Vike-Freiberga, who addressed the Northeastern community on Thursday afternoon.
The second annual International Co-op Fair aimed to connect students who had recently returned from overseas co-ops with those looking to work abroad. It didn’t take long for some to find their perfect professional match.
Northeastern University recently celebrated the grand opening and formal launch of the Michael J. and Ann Sherman Center for Engineering Entrepreneurship Education, which was founded to arm engineering students with entrepreneurial skills.
Northeastern Dining will serve up a stellar slate of events this fall to coincide with the venue’s 10-year anniversary, including a cooking demo featuring Food & Wine Magazine editor-in-chief Dana Cowin and three renowned chefs.
Year after year, Northeastern students produce a range of impressive artwork that is featured across campus. Here’s a rundown of where you can find it.
There was something for everyone at Fall Fest ’14 on Monday, when students packed the quads to learn how they can get involved on campus, meet their peers, and participate in fun activities.
A score of first-year student veterans attended a series of workshops and information sessions on Friday morning and then spent the afternoon swapping military stories with their peers.
A score of scholars in Northeastern’s new Ujima Global Leaders Program arrived to campus on Thursday for their new student orientation, and then spent the next four days attending workshops, exploring the city, and participating in team-building activities.
With support from the National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Institute, Northeastern University will partner with the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center to provide co-op experiences to undergraduate students, who will receive training to study and conduct cancer nanomedicine research.
In June, Andreas Krassas, DMSB’17, suffered a ligament tear in his right ankle. In July, he placed second in the –66kg weight class of the judo competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.