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campus, Crime Log

CRIME LOG: Sept. 5 – Sept. 11

Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Crime of the Week: Sunday, Sept. 11 9:51 p.m. A Northeastern University (NU) staff member reported a large knife and a puddle of blood in the first floor men’s room of the Marino Center. Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) responded and reported no blood […]

by × September 14, 2016 × 2 comments

campus, Featured Content

SAID slams NUPD gun policy at city hearing

SAID slams NUPD gun policy at city hearing

Members of on-campus activist coalition Students Against Institutional Discrimination (SAID) condemned Northeastern University’s (NU) decision to arm its officers with semiautomatic weapons at a Boston City Council meeting Monday through verbal testimony and a “die-in” demonstration immediately afterward.

by × March 4, 2016 × 7 comments

Crime Log

Crime Log: Oct. 19 – Oct. 25

Entry of the week: Friday, Oct. 23
2:43 p.m.
A Resident Assistant (RA) at 319 Huntington Ave. reported finding marijuana in a dorm room while conducting room inspections. The Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) responded and confiscated less than an ounce of the substance.

by × October 29, 2015 × 44 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: Northeastern is responsible for Boston gentrification

Letter: Northeastern is responsible for Boston gentrification

Photo: Members of the Progressive Student Alliance attend a City Life / Vida Urbana rally in Dorchester to protest the eviction of longtime homeowner Christina Soares The millions of dollars recently committed to affordable housing in Massachusetts is a response to the crisis this state is experiencing. The cost of […]

by × October 28, 2015 × 52 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: NU needs to divest from fossil fuel industry

Letter: NU needs to divest from fossil fuel industry

The beginning of my final semester at Northeastern has started much the same as that of many of my peers. As I prepare to graduate I’m thinking about all I’ve learned here, and it fills me with excitement for what lies ahead. Despite the air of uncertainty around my future […]

by × October 22, 2015 × 560 comments

Crime Log

Crime Log: Oct. 5 – Oct. 11

Entry of the Week: Saturday, Oct. 10
5:45 p.m.
A Northeastern University (NU) student reported that a male tried to steal her backpack at the computer bar in Shillman Hall. The student and a friend chased the subject and caught up with him at Lake Hall. The Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) responded and spoke to the male, who was unaffiliated with Northeastern. He was arrested for larceny and a warrant at 5:47 p.m. Police later found that subject had given them his twin brother’s information, and his real identity was revealed during fingerprinting. He had eight outstanding warrants and was in possession of counterfeit money.

by × October 15, 2015 × 36 comments

campus, Featured Content

Shooting incident closes Huntington

Shooting incident closes Huntington

A well-trafficked section of Huntington Avenue was roped off by police tape on Tuesday after a man was shot in front of Boston House of Pizza at roughly 4:30 p.m.

by × September 24, 2015 × 52 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: NU threatens Bay Area

Letter: NU threatens Bay Area

Remember when Northeastern first opened in the YMCA on Huntington Avenue in Boston? Of course not – that was well over 100 years ago. We weren’t even a twinkle in our parents’ eyes. In those years since Northeastern has opened, it has grown at an exponential rate, monopolizing the land […]

by × April 2, 2015 × 7 comments

Featured Content, Photo Galleries

Junior catcher Josh Treff, 28, bats against during the game against University of Delaware.

Baseball defeats Delaware, 5-3

Northeastern men’s baseball defeated the University of Delaware, 5-3, in the first of their two games on March 29. Northeastern also won the second game, 5-4.

by × March 29, 2015 × 5 comments

Featured Content, Sports

NU to face Notre Dame in NCAA round one

NU to face Notre Dame in NCAA round one

Northeastern (23-11) won three consecutive games last week to capture the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) tournament title and an automatic bid to the Big Dance.

by × March 17, 2015 × 12 comments