The Scholars Blog

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Professor Brenhouse

2015 Scholars Welcome Event Master Classes

This year we will once again be hosting prospective University Scholars on campus. And once again, we have a wonderful slate of classes to share with those who will be visiting campus on March 22 and 23. Here’s a quick rundown of the course titles and the exceptional Northeastern faculty members who will be teaching. […]

Truman-nominees

Meet Northeastern’s Truman Scholar Nominees

The Harry S. Truman Scholarships, a living memorial to our 33rd president, are highly competitive, merit-based awards which fund graduate schooling in preparation for a career in public service. The Truman Scholarship Foundation seeks students who are true “change agents,” with the passion, intellect, and leadership potential to improve the ways that public entities—be they […]

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Scholars Spring Seminar on Leadership, Research, and Innovation

The University Scholars Program is proud to announce our lineup of speakers for our 2015 Scholars Seminar on Leadership, Research, and Innovation. The Scholars Seminar is the first open-classroom style course designed collaboratively by students and features thought leaders and change makers from both inside and outside the university. The Scholars Seminar gives students insight […]

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Welcome, Admitted Scholars!

We are very excited to be bringing prospective Scholars from all across the world to Boston to learn more about Northeastern University and our Scholars Program at our Welcome Event on March 22 and 23, 2015. Each year, a small cohort of exceptional students is selected from the top of our applicant pool to become […]

SAGE Series with Lynda Barry

Scholars Fall 14 Newsletter

On behalf of the Faculty Fellows and the University Scholars staff, I wanted to take a minute to thank all of you for a wonderful fall. In the letter that follows, you will find great news about our work together and the opportunities we are developing as we move into the spring term. Read all […]

Fellowship Winner Julia Ebert

Ebert ’15 Wins Marshall Scholarship

The University Scholars & Office of Fellowships is pleased to announce that Julia Ebert, a Northeastern University senior, has been awarded a Marshall Scholarship. Funded by the British government to commemorate the Marshall Plan and the special relationship between the United Kingdom and the United States, the Marshall Scholarship allows 40 “intellectually distinguished young Americans, […]