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Student raised on Nepali farm sets sights on NASA
Shiv Kumar poses for a portrait in the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex. / Photo by Riley Robinson

Student raised on Nepali farm sets sights on NASA

Shiv Kumar grew up working on his family’s farm during the day and studying by moonlight. Now, he studies chemical engineering on a scholarship and works to send money back home.

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campus, Crime Logs

Crime Log: Monday, November 5 to Sunday, November 11

Crime Log: Monday, November 5 to Sunday, November 11

Crimes reported to the Northeastern University Police Department from Monday, November 5 to Sunday, November 11.

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Dire climate change report evokes concern among NU community
Northeastern professors and students expressed concern over the public's minimal response to climate change warnings. / File photo by Brian Bae

Dire climate change report evokes concern among NU community

Northeastern public policy experts believe the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report has not received due attention from the media and general public.

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Grant will help underrepresented students earn biotech master’s at NU
Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Karen Polito speaks at the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex to celebrate the University's receipt of a $4.4 million National Science Foundation grant. / Photo by Dylan Shen

Grant will help underrepresented students earn biotech master’s at NU

Leaders from government, industry and academia spoke at a ceremony celebrating a grant that will fund scholarships for minority STEM students.

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campus, Crime Logs

Crime Log: Monday, October 29 to Sunday, November 4

Crime Log: Monday, October 29 to Sunday, November 4

Crimes reported to the Northeastern University Police Department from Monday, October 29 to Sunday, November 4.

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Fire on Hemenway displaces students
Boston firefighters head toward the blaze at 104 and 108 Hemenway St. / Photo by Dylan Shen

Fire on Hemenway displaces students

Less than a week after the incident, affected students receive an outpouring of support from the Northeastern and Berklee communities.

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NU denounces federal memo impacting Title IX
Protesters gather near Boston City Hall Oct. 28 to protest the Trump administration's possible redefinition of sex under Title IX. / Photo by Pierre Karam

NU denounces federal memo impacting Title IX

Professors and students weigh in the proposed rollback of Title IX protections for transgender and nonbinary students.

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Nursing students, experts weigh in on Question 1
Katherine Onello, a first-year nursing major, worries that Question 1 could lead to hospital closures. / Photo by Riley Robinson

Nursing students, experts weigh in on Question 1

A mandated nurse-to-patient ratio could potentially reduce the availability of nursing co-op jobs, students and experts argue.

by × November 2, 2018 × 0 comments

campus, Crime Logs

Crime Log: Monday, October 22 to Sunday, October 28

Crime Log: Monday, October 22 to Sunday, October 28

Crimes reported to the Northeastern University Police Department from Monday, October 22 to Sunday, October 28.

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Aoun teases second ISEC building at Faculty Senate meeting
Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun speaks at a university function Oct. 23. / File photo by Dylan Shen

Aoun teases second ISEC building at Faculty Senate meeting

The Northeastern president spoke before the faculty’s representative body about future plans for the university, including the possibility of an additional interdisciplinary research facility.

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