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Northeastern to Host 2023 Global Leadership Summit in Accra, Ghana

Northeastern will host its fourth annual Global Leadership Summit in Accra, Ghana, from Wednesday, March 8, to Saturday, March 11. The summit will provide networking and learning opportunities, foster understanding of Ghana’s historical sites and events and their global effect, and offer ways to create collective action and invest in the local community.

Making An Impact, One Keystroke at a Time

Since the onset of COVID-19, there has been a greater awareness of keeping our personal spaces clean—especially with potentially harmful bacteria aplenty in offices and labs. To help Northeastern combat this challenge, the Bhatt Foundation gifted the university more than $50,000 worth of medical grade antimicrobial keyboards.

The Legacy of a Generous Heart

During Doreen Hodgkin’s 35-year career at Northeastern, she counseled students and faculty alike. In retirement, she continues to make an impact though the Doreen Hodgkin Student Emergency Fund, which provides financial resources to undergraduates in need of support.

Budding Scientists are Making Waves

Thanks to the Halverstadt Family Summer Internship Program, students at the Marine Science Center are collecting field samples, cataloguing data, and channeling their curiosity alongside skilled investigators—while developing their own scientific skills and lines of inquiry.

Dancers Rehearse for Their Second Act

The Northeastern University-Boston Ballet Education Program enables dancers to earn degrees amid grueling schedules—and in planning for careers beyond their final curtain call, these performers graduate ready to take the next steps.

The Future of Maine is Now

At the Roux Institute, Mainers are reimagining their careers to thrive in the state they love—and with the Alfond Scholars Initiative’s scholarships, co-op and research employment funding, and personalized career support, even more students are transforming their lives.

Tackling Challenges in Public Interest Law

The Center for Public Interest, Advocacy, and Collaboration enhances the role of law and legal practice in achieving social, economic, and environmental justice. Bolstered by a generous gift, it is able to continue advancing this commitment to public interest law and social justice.