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Northeastern is committed to creating a learning environment which is led by faculty who share their real-world experience with students. Meeting students where they are is a key factor in our experiential learning model. Here, we’ve compiled articles, tips, and how-to guides from Northeastern faculty to showcase their knowledge and expertise that extends well beyond the walls of the classroom.

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March 24, 2020

The Importance of Being an Ethical Leader

Dr. Les Stein, assistant teaching professor in the Master of Science in Leadership program at Northeastern University’s College of Professional Studies, shares his insights on the importance of ethics in leadership.   

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February 26, 2020

Master's in Project Management or an MBA: What's the Difference?

Explore the key differences between a master's in project management and an MBA, and how you can help determine which is the best fit for you.

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January 27, 2020

What’s the Difference Between Project, Portfolio, and Program Management?

Project management, program management, and portfolio management are three different—but interrelated—fields within the realm of management.

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December 26, 2019

Doctor of Law & Policy: 5 Tips for Choosing Your Dissertation Topic

Kimberly Larson, director of Northeastern's Doctor of Law and Policy program, shares her advice for students when choosing a dissertation topic.

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November 28, 2019

The Evolution of Food Safety: From Barcode to Blockchain

Learn more about the application of Blockchain technology in food industry, and its potential impact on regulatory compliance.

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November 26, 2019

What Is Data Privacy?

Learn more about data privacy laws and how organizations can prepare for the future of data privacy to meet emerging regulatory changes.

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November 8, 2019

The Value of a Master's Degree in Respiratory Care

Explore the benefits of earning an MS in Respiratory Care to determine if this degree is right for you.

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September 27, 2019

Faculty Spotlight: Amanda Welsh, PhD

Learn more about Amanda Welsh, Professor of Practice for Northeastern's Master of Professional Studies in Analytics program.

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September 20, 2019

Faculty Spotlight: Ed Powers

Learn more about Ed Powers, Professor of Practice for Northeastern's MS in Corporate and Organizational Communications in the College of Professional Studies.

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September 13, 2019

Faculty Spotlight: John Terpinas

Learn more about John Terpinas, Professor of Practice for Northeastern's Homeland Security graduate programs in the College of Professional Studies.

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