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On the train. At the gym. Whole Foods. Dinner Parties. I hear: “Are you playing?” “What level are you on?” The phenom, Pokémon Go, has spread faster than a meme on roller skates. Such astonishing expansion begs the question, How? What traits have made Pokémon Go an otherworldly...

Facts are facts. Gravity. Calories. Credits. Debits. Taxes. Death. On their own, facts may be interesting and even intriguing … but, until they become relevant, until they become my facts, facts that have a bearing upon me (and my community), then, they are just cold,...

Running is hard. Physically and mentally. Sore calves, knee aches, shoulder tightness. Sometimes every pounding footfall is accompanied by the thought, “Why do I do this?” No matter the experience level, no matter the years, novice, intermediate, and advanced runners know the feeling, the agony, the...

Having a designated wingman or wingwoman is the best. It just makes things easier. Wingpeople are like icebreaking vessels, they do the heavy labor and create safe passage for those who follow behind. Goodbye ice, hello clear waters. A wingman works through all those awkward first...

In 3 minutes, you can: Floss Wait for the train Microwave popcorn Aimlessly browse the “interwebs”   Or You can watch this video about RISE -- and -- be inspired. Visit the RISE website to find out more. Be a Catalyst. Photo by photogavin...

The NFL. The NBA. The NHL. All have draft days. Young athletes vying for coveted selection, for validation, for life-altering opportunity.   Years of voracious training: sculpting mind and body to attain superior, on command performance. Draft day is the Day of Reckoning. The day the Chosen few...

  The 2016 Front End of Innovation Conference was held in May at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, MA and Northeastern was honored to participate as one of the conference Speakers. CRI Founding Director Tracey Dodenhoff, presented a session titled ‘University 2.0: New Models for Partnering with...

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...