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Torch Scholars light the way

Torch scholars light the way

The members of the sixth graduating class of the Torch Scholars Program represented “beacons of light” at a celebration in their honor on Thursday in East Village…
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Published On: May 9, 2016 | Tags:
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Meet the graduates: Terina Keller

Meet the graduates Terina Keller

Terina Keller, SSH’16, is a Torch Scholar and a self­less human­i­tarian, a global cit­izen and a member of the Hunt­ington 100. Here, she reflects on her past five years at North­eastern and looks ahead to her promising career in public health…
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Graduates called to ‘transcend boundaries,’ address global challenges

John Kerry at 2016 Commencement

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity cel­e­brated its 114th Com­mence­ment on Friday at TD Garden in Boston, where grad­u­ates were rec­og­nized for their many achieve­ments, urged by Pres­i­dent Joseph E. Aoun to “tran­scend bound­aries” in their careers, and chal­lenged by U.S. Sec­re­tary of State John F. Kerry to use the “global vision” they acquired at North­eastern to tackle the world’s greatest challenges…
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Meet the graduates: Wendy Chu

Meet the graduate featuring Wendy Chu

Wendy Chu, SSH’16, graduated with a degree in political science and economics. She’ll be attending Harvard Law School in the fall…
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CSSH Seniors honored for co-​​op accomplishments

CSSH students honored for co-op accomplishments

Seventeen high-achieving seniors were recognized for their co-op accomplishments at the 45th annual Outstanding Cooperative Education Awards. ..
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With Fulbright, CSSH student wants to fuse education and violence prevention

Fulbright fellow Ester Laaninen

Graduating senior Esther Laaninen has received a Fulbright fellowship to teach English in Colombia. She says her global experiences and teaching opportunities in communities around the world have prepared her well…
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Published On: May 4, 2016 | Tags: ,,,
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Students’ economic policy proposals commended at national competition

Students at Fiscal Challenge

Last month, a team of stu­dents in the Eco­nomics Society was named one of three final­ists in the Fiscal Chal­lenge, a national com­pe­ti­tion that charges col­lege stu­dents with devising plans to ensure the country’s fiscal future…
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Published On: May 3, 2016 | Tags: ,
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Faculty Senate elects leadership for 2016–17

The faculty senate

Associate Professor Neal Lerner has been elected to serve on the Senate Agenda Committee by the Faculty Senate…
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Published On: May 4, 2016 | Tags: ,
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Northeastern honors community’s highest achievements

Rhodes scholar

The three Northeastern University members that earned Fulbright Fellowships are CSSH past and current students – Nina Angeles, SSH’15,Kelsey Burn­hans, SSH’16, and Esther Laa­ninen, SSH’16—earned Ful­bright Fel­low­ships, which pro­vide grants for indi­vid­u­ally designed research projects or for Eng­lish Teaching Assis­tant pro­grams…
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Published On: April 27, 2016 | Tags: ,,,
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Faculty-in-residence program bridges gap between campus living and learning

Tom Vicino faculty-in-residence program

Political science professor Tom Vicino helps to bridge the gap between campus living and learning. Professor Vicino is charged with facilitating, strengthening, and expanding the relationship between students and faculty. ..
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