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 […]
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 […]
Whether through ecological forecasting, creative solutions for coastal communities, designs for resilient infrastructure, or green technology, to name a few, Northeastern researchers continue to investigate how we as a society […]
On October 1, 2013, the US federal government shutdown, furloughing hundreds of thousands of federal employees, closing national parks, suspending important national services, and threatening to compromise the government’s debt-ceiling […]
Update: Invesigators behind the Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Conn. last December plan to release a report on Monday, November 25, that documents additional information about the gunman and the […]
In the wake of natural disasters like the Oklahoma tornadoes or Superstorm Sandy, how can cities better plan for potential, high-damage situations? How can we better design buildings and city spaces […]
According to a report released Monday by the U.S. Department of Defense, China is alleged to be directly responsible for cyberattacks against the U.S. The report, which evaluated China’s military capabilities, […]
For insight and commentary on the Supreme Court’s 2015 decisions, ranging from same-sex marriage, the Affordable Care Act, and free speech.