Scheduled Events

Battle of the ASO

NASO’s first Battle of the ASO is a dance competition complete with performances centered around the importance of dance in our respective cultures.

It will take the audience through dance in the northern, soutern, western, and eastern parts of the continent.

Come watch these riveting performances!

*Special Guest Performer*
*One of your favorite deejays on the 1s & 2s*

This event is NU + 1

NU Free
Guests $7

Doors open at 6pm
Show starts at 7pm

When: Saturday, November 15, 2014
Location: 342 Huntington ave. Blackman Auditorium
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A Journey Through Latino American Culture

The World Languages Center invites you to attend a fun night of learning and celebrating various Latino cultures. We will learn more about countries such as Peru, Argentina and Puerto Rico. Feel free to bring friends.
Hope to see you there!

When: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Location: 200 Richards Hall
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm


Virtuelle Mauer

Come and join us as Northeastern University marks the 25th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

The schedule will be as follow:
Wednesday 12, 2014
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Mezzanine, 2nd Floor, Curry Student Center
Reception provided courtesy of the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany

to explore a section of the Berlin Wall in its former complexity
A multimedia art project by Tamiko Thiel and Teresa Reuter
Room 90, Snell Library
11/12 – 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
11/13 – 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
11/14 – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Thursday 11/13
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Amilcar Cabral Center, John D. O’Bryant
African-American Institute
Free and open to the public

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La voz de la pasión en Rayuela de Julio Cortázar

(The voice of passion in Julio Cortázar’s Hopscotch) by Estella Kallay

Come join the Spanish department in rememberance of Julio Cortázar. This event will take the form of a conference held on campus to discuss the late Argentinian poet whose works have resonated globally.

Free and open to the public. Contact info: Prof. Monica Canavan (

When : October 16

Location: 210 Shillman Hall, Notheastern University (campus)

Time: 6 to 8:00 pm




Join in a conversation with Tsutomu Himeno, Consul General of Japan in Boston.
Q&A and Reception with light refreshments to follow.

When: Thursday, October 2, 2014
Location: Shillman Hall, Room 135
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Cost: free

Talk by Consule General Japan

Benkadi Drum and Dance

Join us for a celebration of African-American Heritage Month as the multicultural Benkadi Drum and Dance group performs traditional rhythms and movement from the countries of Mali and Guinea.

When: Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015

Location: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum Boston, MA

Cost: Free
Time: 10:30 – 11:30am
For more information, please click here

The 8th Annual Boston Palestine Film Festival

The 8th annual Boston Palestine Film Festival runs from October 17-26, 2014. Festival themes: Gaza, diaspora, the transformative power of art.

When: Friday, October 17

Location: Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

Cost: Free & ticketed screening

For details and Tickets, please visit here.

Cultural Survival Bazaar

A Festival of Native Arts & Cultures from Around the World. Shop unique-handmade art, jewelry, clothing, crafts, decor, tribal rugs, & much more. Proceeds support Indigenous artisans and community projects worldwide.

When: Friday, December 19

Location: The Shops At Prudential Center, Belvidere Arcade Boston, MA

Time: 10:00am – 10:00pm

Cost: free

for more information please see here

New England Italian Film Festival

The Italian Program at Northeastern University is pleased to present, in
collaboration with the Italian Consulate in Boston and the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs the New England Italian Film Festival. The 2014 edition brings you the best line-up of recent Italian cinema with films from award-winning
directors, as well as highlighting debut films from new talents. This is
a great chance to see the latest and best in Italian film! Join us on a
cinematic tour of Italy with four recent Italian films–captivating dramas and wonderful comedies.

When: October 8 – December 3rd

Location: West Village H, Room 108, Northeastern University

Time: 6:00pm

Cost: Free

Italian Film Festival 2014

Italian Film fest 2014

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