Same-​​Sex Marriage

The Supreme Court recently declined to hear appeals of rul­ings allowing same-​​​​sex mar­riages, paving the way for mar­riages to take place in five more states. North­eastern experts are avail­able to […]

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NFL and Domestic Violence

Ongoing issues in the National Foot­ball League have added to the national con­ver­sa­tion about the sub­ject of domestic vio­lence in our society. North­eastern experts are avail­able to dis­cuss the sub­ject from a variety […]

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Mass. Gubernatorial Race

With the con­clu­sion of the pri­maries, the two can­di­dates for Mass­a­chu­setts Gov­ernor are ramping up cam­paign activies ahead of the November gen­eral elec­tion. North­eastern experts are able to speak about […]

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Bike Safety

  Bike safety respon­si­bility doesn’t just fall on riders and dri­vers. It takes col­lab­o­ra­tion between trans­porta­tion experts, civil engi­neers, and local gov­ern­ment. And inno­va­tions – from a smart bike with laser lanes, […]

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Mike Brown & Ferguson, Missouri

On August 9th, unarmed 18-​​​​year-​​​​old Michael Brown was shot by a Fer­guson, Mis­souri police officer. The shooting has prompted more than a week of protests in the city, raising questions […]

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Ebola Virus

The Ebola virus has been spreading in and from West Africa since March. North­eastern Uni­ver­sity researchers can pro­vide expert com­men­tary from a variety of timely per­spec­tives, including Big Data analysis of […]

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Maya Angelou

Renowned poet Maya Angelou passed away on May 28, 2014 at the age of 86, leaving behind a legacy of activism, cul­ture, and advo­cacy for fem­i­nism and civil rights. Best […]

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State of the Union

Facing declining approval rat­ings and harsh crit­i­cism, Pres­i­dent Barack Obama’s State of the Union address will likely be an oppor­tu­nity to reas­sure the country and press reset. Mem­bers of Northeastern’s […]

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Winter Olympics

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are fast approaching. North­eastern Uni­ver­sity experts are avail­able to speak about all of the mul­ti­di­men­sional aspects of these global games. From secu­rity con­cerns, urban […]

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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Man­dela, the Nobel Prize winner who guided South Africa from apartheid to democ­racy and became an inter­na­tional icon of peace, died Thursday at the age 95. Our fac­ulty at […]

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