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Northeastern University Receives First Forward Designation

Northeastern University Receives First Forward Designation

Northeastern University was recently recognized as part of the inaugural cohort of First Forward Institutions by the Center for First-Generation Student Success. This program is an initiative of NASPA – Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education and The Suder Foundation. NASPA is the leading association for the advancement, health, and sustainability of the student affairs … Continued

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The 2019 D.R.E.A.M. Conference, a Development Experience for Faculty and Staff of Color

The 2019 D.R.E.A.M. Conference, a Development Experience for Faculty and Staff of Color

Hosted by the Office of Institutional Diversity and Institution in collaboration with the NU DREAM Affinity group, the D.R.E.A.M. Conference, a day-long professional development conference catered to Northeastern’s faculty and staff of color, took place on May 9, 2019 at the John D O’Bryant African American Institute. Standing for Dream, Reach, Educate, Act, and Mentor, … Continued

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Room at the Top: From Faculty Innovation Grant to innovative card game

Room at the Top: From Faculty Innovation Grant to innovative card game

2019 Faculty Innovation Grant recipient Celia Pearce from CAMD, debuted “Room at the Top: A Game to Promote Diversity in Teamwork” at the 2019 RISE. “Room at the Top” is an interactive game that challenges the players to think and recognize their own unconscious bias and encourages creative teamwork and challenges more “traditional” problem-solving skills. The … Continued

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