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Northeastern tops off ISEC

The uni­ver­sity on Thursday held a cer­e­mony cel­e­brating a sig­nif­i­cant mile­stone in the con­struc­tion of the Inter­dis­ci­pli­nary Sci­ence and Engi­neering Com­plex, as the final steel beam was added to the building’s structure.

Oyenike Balogun-Mwangi
Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex
2013 Law Commencement
Ice Cream Social

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3Qs: Bruce Jenner and the transgender rights movement

Gabriel Arkles, a legal research and writing pro­fessor in the School of Law, dis­cusses Jenner’s deci­sion to come out as a trans­gender woman, the bar­riers facing the trans­gender rights move­ment, and the cur­rent state of resources and ser­vices for the trans­gender community.


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El Mac at Northeastern University

Northeastern’s Pres­i­dent Joseph E. Aoun brought El Mac to campus as part of a large-​​scale effort to create beau­tiful works of public art on uni­ver­sity grounds. Los Angeles-​​based street muralist El Mac cre­ated an orig­inal piece for North­eastern which he had painted over the course of sev­eral weeks—often at night.


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Water Innovation Exhibition

Ljil­jana Rajic, an asso­ciate research sci­en­tist in Northeastern’s Depart­ment of Civil and Envi­ron­mental Engi­neering, spoke with Charles Snow, of MBE Clean­tech, on Wednesday at the 2015 Water Inno­va­tion Exhi­bi­tion in the Curry Stu­dent Center. Rajic was explaining how engi­neers working for the Puerto Rico Test­site for Exploring Con­t­a­m­i­na­tion Threats, PROTECT, have devel­oped an inno­v­a­tive way to remove a number of con­t­a­m­i­nants from water using elec­tric cur­rents pro­duced by solar panels. Photo by Matthew Modoono/​Northeastern University

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