Additionally, you can browse all diversity programs and initatives within Community Engagement.
The autistic, non-binary, queer, law student fighting for disability justice
Lydia X. Z. Brown is angry. A gender non-binary, queer, disabled person of color, Brown is self-described as “multiply-marginalized.” And the third-year law student at Northeastern, whose resumé of activism and pro bono disability justice work spans nearly 20 pages, is angry that there is still a need for this type of effort. “I’m angry … ContinuedRead More
How one alum is helping veterans get ready for tech jobs
As a mechanic and helicopter test pilot with the U.S. Army, Morgan Stanley earned his MBA from Northeastern while flying battlefield surveillance missions in Afghanistan and chasing down drug dealers in Central America. Now, after 20 years of service, he’s decided it’s time for a change, and his goal when he leaves the military on … ContinuedRead More
Music Department spearheads diversity initiative through Full Spectrum
The College of Arts, Media and Design’s Music Department is spearheading an initiative, called Full Spectrum, to spark research, exploration, and conversations surrounding diversity. Full Spectrum is devoted to making the fields of music industry and music technology more diverse and inclusive, with the goal of creating both awareness and solutions to some of the existing … ContinuedRead More