Empower by Example

Northeastern’s volunteer leaders and ambassadors embody the university’s mission of excellence, innovation, service – and giving back. Together we are building off a great history, and shaping Northeastern’s future as an education and research powerhouse. The service of our volunteer leadership makes us a model of how a university can serve society.

Who We Are

Northeastern volunteers are an accomplished group of alumni, parents, and friends. They are leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs representing all sectors of our economy, including business, finance, education, government, law, science, engineering, and the arts and humanities. Together and individually, they share their time and expertise to make Northeastern the best it can be. Learn More >>

What We Do

Our volunteer community supports Northeastern’s commitment to excellence, innovation, service, and impact. These individuals support the university and accelerate its momentum. See how volunteer leaders make a difference at Northeastern. Learn More >>

Volunteer Spotlights

These volunteer leaders serve with their unique skills and interests, advise faculty and administrative leaders, mentor students, develop research partnerships with academia, government, and industry, and lend their voices and ideas to support the university and accelerate its momentum. Learn More >>

Overheard at…

Women who Inspire: Disruptive Technology and Future Trends

A distinguished panel of female tech industry leaders discussed future trends of disruptive technology last month at the Intel headquarters in Santa Clara, California. Kim Stevenson, DMSB’85, Corporate VP & Chief Information Officer, Intel; Seval Oz, CEO, Continental Intelligent Transportation Systems; and Michelle Dennedy, VP & Chief Privacy Officer, McAfee, offered advice for how women can become more involved in the technology and science fields. More than 240 people attended the event moderated by Northeastern parent, Jim Dolce, Pnt’17, CEO, Lookout (Cybersecurity). >> View More Events

Women who Inspire | June 16th, 2015

Three industry professionals will discuss emerging markets and trends in finance, mitigating risks, and business challenges on Tuesday, June 16 5:00-7:30pm at Northeastern University’s Alumni Center. Join us for this important event and extend the invitation to...