President Aoun talks with a group of students

'Wake-up call' for higher education
At a forum Tuesday in Washington D.C., President Joseph E. Aoun said higher education must keep up its social compact with Americans and continue to innovate to meet the needs of students.

A shakeup of higher education
In an oped in The Boston Globe, President Joseph E. Aoun addresses the dynamic changes happening in higher education that are being brought on by "MOOCs" - massive open online courses.

Veterans honored and remembered at Northeastern
U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano joined the Northeastern community for a Veterans Day Ceremony on Monday to recognize those men and women who have served their country.

Northeastern president makes wise use of YouTube
The Boston Globe highlights President Aoun's starring role in a series of fun, lighthearted videos about the university's Profiles in Innovation Presidential Speaker Series. 

Biology is a complex matter
World-renowned systems biologist Leroy Hood said Monday at Northeastern's Profiles in Innovation Presidential Speaker Series that in the next 10 years, he believes we will each have our genome sequenced and a drop of blood could offer a window into health and disease.