The Viral President
When it comes to promoting an event or surprising students, President Joseph E. Aoun is always game for a video shoot. Here is a collection of videos that feature him and his one-of-a-kind onscreen humor.
State of the University 2014
At the annual State of the University Event, President Joseph E. Aoun was joined by Stephen Director, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Richard Daynard, chair of the Faculty Senate Agenda Committee and University Distinguished Professor of Law, and Noah Carville, SSH'16, Student Body President in the Student Government Association.
At the event, three big announcements were made: the launch of TrueNortheastern, a new social impact council, and the highly anticipated outcome of the student contest to become President Aoun's first co-op, which was awarded to Caitlin Morelli, SSH'16, and Matt Bilotti, DMSB'15
Northeastern University celebrated its 112th commencement exercises on May 2, 2014. More than 3,500 seniors received diplomas at the ceremony at TD Garden in Boston where Janet Napolitano, the commencement speaker, LL COOL J, and former NFL player Wade Davis II received honorary degrees.