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Northeastern University Future Leaders

Northeastern University Future Leaders

One of Northeastern’s defining qualities is that it prepares students for career success. Now Northeastern faculty and staff can also practice what the university preaches by joining Northeastern University Future Leaders, a professional development group for university employees. On Friday, the group will host a welcoming event for young professionals affiliated with the university. The event will take … Continued

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A professor urged Amy Wong Mok to ask questions. Decades later, she’s still at it

A professor urged Amy Wong Mok to ask questions. Decades later, she’s still at it

Amy Wong Mok is the founder and chief executive officer of the Asian American Cultural Center in Austin, Texas. The story of Mok’s unpredictable life can be told in three steps: (1) her traditional Chinese upbringing; (2) her introduction to the American point of view; and (3) her ongoing desire to marry the two worlds, to the common benefit … Continued

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NUPD brings local teens close-up to careers in law enforcement

NUPD brings local teens close-up to careers in law enforcement

Tatiana Negron and Augustin Mejia both want to be police officers. This week at Northeastern, these 19-year-olds are among about two-dozen  teenagers who are getting a close look at careers in law enforcement—and what it will take to get there. “I wanted to get a better feeling of what officers do and have to do … Continued

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