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Ever been the last person to hear about that “great” band playing? The one with the flip phone amidst a sea of “smart” phones? … buying CDs while everyone else uses Spotify? Well, no need to be that guy or girl any longer! Move into the know, now. Here’s...

Parched throats and parched lips: this is the distress Menon Laboratories seeks to address. According to United Nations research that tracks the increasing scarcity of potable water, 1 in 9 individuals across our emerald green planet lack access to pure drinking water. In the United States, 2.5...

Zephyr Energy Corporation’s Windbeam energy harvesting technology has been garnering industry attention since being featured in a recent article published on Engineering.com. The Windbeam is an innovative micro wind generator that can capture energy from airflow to recharge batteries and power electronic devices. Unlike wind turbines,...

Value was visible: everywhere. With each rendition, with each recitation of the PITCH, confidence grew. Body language and tone of voice exhibited this increase in confidence as attendees of the CRI’s Hitting Your Target seminar practiced the poignant techniques of pitchmaster Stuart Paap. But, the value...

Innovation involves risk, multifarious risk. The risk to venture beyond the known. The risk to create solutions: solutions that often fail. The risk to strive for the solution that succeeds. During Northeastern’s Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo (RISE), risk is rewarded. Read Article on BostInno [social_icons type='normal_social' icon='fa-facebook' size='fa-lg' link='http://bit.ly/1WiqlIK' target='_blank'...

Beeping. Drilling. Pounding. Digging. Lifting. These are sounds frequently heard around Northeastern’s campus these days. These are the Sounds of Growth. Expansion. When you walk into the Center for Research Innovation, you hear a different, but related, sound -- the Sound of Opportunity. Recently, the CRI...

Coverage of RISE:2016! Follow the Live Blog! Today’s the day—RISE:2016, Northeastern’s Research, Inno­va­tion, and Schol­ar­ship Expo. The annual event show­cases the breadth and depth of our stu­dents and fac­ulty mem­bers’ research and entre­pre­neurial spirit across many dis­ci­plines. We’ll be live blog­ging with full coverage—including photos and video—throughout...