An interdisciplinary panel of Northeastern University professors convened on Wednesday night to discuss the factors that contributed to and arose from the shooting death of an unarmed teenager this summer in Ferguson, Missouri.
“Boston lost a great leader, higher education lost a great champion, and I lost a mentor,” President Joseph E. Aoun said of Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, who died Thursday after a long battle with cancer.
Assistant professor of law and health sciences Leo Beletsky was tapped by the Bureau of Justice Assistance to lend his expertise in developing a new toolkit for law enforcement to help them prevent drug overdoses.
On Wednesday, university administrators and faculty members discussed the planned changes for employees’ medical plan options and pledged to improve communication in light of concerns that have arisen from the process.
In its first year since forming, the Northeastern Climbing Team has taken the rock climbing community by storm, finishing second in the 2014 national collegiate championships and helping to grow rock climbing on campus.
The biannual entrepreneurship expo has added some new wrinkles to its already robust programming lineup this fall. Find out more here and how to get involved in next month’s event, which will be held during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Raibert’s talk, “Dynamic Robots: Mobility, Agility, and Speed,” will reveal how he creates innovative and functional robots inspired by the grace, swiftness, and natural movements of animals. Don’t miss this exciting discussion […]