Northeastern a member of National GEM Consortium

Northeastern a member of National GEM Consortium

GEM is a network of top universities, companies, government agencies, alumni, and faculty to connect students from underrepresented groups to graduate programs with financial support.

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ROUTES scholars present at Boston Public School fair

ROUTES scholars present at Boston Public School fair

ROUTES, or Research Opportunities for Undergraduate Training in Environmental Health Sciences aims to tip the scales by offering support and experience that will help students pursue further education and research careers in the environmental healthy field.

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Northeastern designated a social change maker by Ashoka U

Northeastern designated a social change maker by Ashoka U

In celebration of Northeastern being named a Social Changemaker by Ashoka U, the Social Impact Lab hosted Northeastern Changemaker Day on February 29, 2016.

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Alternative Spring Break 2016

Alternative Spring Break 2016

More than 180 Northeastern students traveled to 18 different locations across as part of the Center of Community Service’s Alternative Spring Break.

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‘Black Voices Project’ chronicles race, citizenship of African-​​American community

‘Black Voices Project’ chronicles race, citizenship of African-​​American community

Lola Akingbade, S’18, interviewed more than two dozen African-Americans in St. Louis this summer, looking to capture the city's mood in the wake of the shooting death of Michael Brown.

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Our diversity is not a zero-​​sum game

Our diversity is not a zero-​​sum game

Documentary filmmaker Yoruba Richen was the special guest at Thursday's "A Tribute to the Dream."

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Northeastern Crossing formally unveiled

Northeastern Crossing formally unveiled

North­eastern Crossing was for­mally unveiled at a ribbon-​​cutting cer­e­mony.

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Foundation Year students bring the gift of live storytelling to Northeastern

Foundation Year students bring the gift of live storytelling to Northeastern

A Northeastern program enabling Boston-based students to earn college credit in a supportive environment—who takes the stage this February morning in Curry Student Center’s afterHOURS

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Community job fair connects neighbors to vendors

Community job fair connects neighbors to vendors

To help offer more employ­ment oppor­tu­ni­ties for Boston-​​area res­i­dents looking to start careers or move to new ones, North­eastern Uni­ver­sity on Wednesday hosted its third annual Com­mu­nity Vendor Job Fair.

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NU earns national recognition for community engagement

NU earns national recognition for community engagement

The Carnegie Foun­da­tion has selected North­eastern to receive the 2015 Com­mu­nity Engage­ment Clas­si­fi­ca­tion, a national recog­ni­tion high­lighting the insti­tu­tional focus on com­mu­nity engagement.

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How diversity strengthens our community

How diversity strengthens our community

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity leaders dis­cussed some con­tem­po­rary chal­lenges and solu­tions to increasing campus diver­sity in a cross-​​cultural round­table on Tuesday after­noon at the Cabral Center.

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Word Power

Word Power

Ellen Cushman is the per­fect scholar to hold the pres­ti­gious title—a public intel­lec­tual incom­pa­rably suited to be the Col­lege of Social Sci­ences and Human­i­ties’ inau­gural director of Civic Sus­tain­ability, Diver­sity, and Inclu­sion Initiatives.

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