If you were unable to attend our past Tuesday Talks, we invite you to view the recordings below. Please email parents@northeastern.edu with any questions or concerns. Click here to register for upcoming Tuesday Talks!


What’s Happening? College of Engineering

November 14, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Tom Sheahan, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Engineering (COE); Candy Martel, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Academic Advising, COE; Lorraine Mountain, Assistant Dean for Coop Education, COE; Lisa Commendatore, Director, Office of Student Orientation and Parent/Family Programs

⋅ College Highlights
⋅ New Courses and Programs
⋅ Co-op Opportunities
⋅ Clubs and Organizations
⋅ Academic Resources
⋅ Important Dates & Events
⋅ Q&A


Navigating Costs and Financial Aid

November 7, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Annamaria Veneziano, Assistant Director, Student Account Services; Ben Parsons, Assistant Director, Outreach Services, Financial Aid; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

⋅ Overview of Student Financial Services
⋅ Financial Aid Application Process
⋅ Understanding the Billing Cycle
⋅ Payment Options
⋅ Important Dates
⋅ Q&A


Make Your Mark: Getting Involved at Northeastern

October 17, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Rebecca Lindley, Associate Director, Center for Student Involvement; Shannon Pittman, Senior Assistant Director, Center for Student Involvement; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Involvement & The Student Experience
⋅ Clubs & Organizations
⋅ Leadership Development Program
⋅ Fraternity & Sorority Life
⋅ Cultural & Academic Offerings
⋅ Employment Opportunities
⋅ How Your Student Can Get Started
⋅ Q&A


Plan Your Visit: Parent & Family Weekend

September 26, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST
Presenters: Susan Brown, Associate Director, Parent/Family Programs; Lisa Commendatore, Director, Student Orientation and Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Featured Presenters
⋅ College Events
⋅ Social Activities
⋅ Travel and Parking
⋅ Registration and Check-In
⋅ Q&A


Campus Safety and Services with NUPD

September 12, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST
Presenters: Staff Sergeant John Farrell, Northeastern University Police Department; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Classes and Services
⋅ Safety Tips and Crime Prevention
⋅ SafeZone Mobile App and NU ALERT
⋅ Reporting Process
⋅ Important Dates and Events
⋅ Q&A


Building for the Future: Northeastern Space and Design Innovations

April 18, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST
Presenters: Marina Macomber, Assistant Vice President of Student and Administrative Services, Student Affairs; Angel Williams, Senior Campus Planner, Campus Planning and Development; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Northeastern Master Plan
⋅ Enhanced Facilities
⋅ New Programming Spaces
⋅ Residence Hall Options
⋅ Public Spaces
⋅ Q&A


 

Preparing for Commencement

March 21, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Christina Pasquale, Administrative Officer, Commencement Office; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Planning Tips
⋅ Ceremony Details
⋅ Tickets and Parking
⋅ Commencement Fest and College Events
⋅ Q&A


NUterm

February 21, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Matt Austin from Housing and Residential Life; Michelle Bernazzani from Student Financial Services; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Overview of NUterm
⋅ Housing Application Process
⋅ Billing and Financial Aid
⋅ Important Dates and Events
⋅ Q&A


Off Campus Student Services

January 24, 2017 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Rebecca Regan, Director, Off Campus Student Services; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Off Campus Resources
⋅ Neighborhoods
⋅ Finding an Apartment
⋅ Leases
⋅ Tenant Rights and Responsibilities
⋅ Important Dates and Events


Fall 2017 Housing Selection Process

December 13, 2016 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Matt Austin, Director, Housing Services; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Housing Applications
⋅ Selection Process
⋅ Understanding Selection Numbers
⋅ Important Dates and Events
⋅ Q&A


Global Opportunities

December 6, 2016 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Garrett Margliotti, Senior Associate Director of Students and Program Development, Global Experience Office; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ About the Global Experience Office (GEO)
⋅ Steps for Study Abroad and Dialogue of Civilizations
⋅ Steps for Global Co-op
⋅ Life Abroad – What to Expect
⋅ Important Dates and Events
⋅ Student Presenters


Health and Wellness on Campus

November 29, 2016 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Dr. Robert Klein, Executive Director, University Health and Counseling Services; Abby Huhtala, LCSW, Program Administrator, Office of Prevention & Education at Northeastern (O.P.E.N.); Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Health and Wellness
⋅ Counseling Services
⋅ Appointments, After-Hours Care, and Emergencies
⋅ Alcohol, Drug, and Sexual Violence Prevention


Co-op Connections

November 22, 2016 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Sonya Cottam, Director, Co-op Connections; Christine Zarzicki, Associate Director, Co-op Connections; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Northeastern Leased Housing Options: NYC, Chicago, Washington D.C., San Francisco, and Silicon Valley
⋅ Beyond Boston Housing Services
⋅ Keeping Students Connected During Co-op
⋅ Important Dates and Events


Adjusting to Campus

October 11, 2016 @ 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EST

Presenters: Keyne Cahoon, Associate Director, We Care; Dexter Bush-Scott, Associate Director, Center for Student Involvement; Susan Brown, Associate Director, Office of Parent/Family Programs

A sampling of discussion topics:

⋅ Campus Resources
⋅ Beyond the Classroom
⋅ Student Involvement and Engagement
⋅ End of the Semester Preparation
⋅ Important Dates and Events