In a world that is increasingly connected, that is increasingly reliant upon artificial intelligence, that is politically fractured, success has become a measure of how dynamic you can be, how nimble you are when faced with change, and how open you are to lifelong learning.
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Northeastern, Industry, and Government Leaders Hail New Grant That Will Help Increase Diversity in STEM
As our society becomes more digital and connected, the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and math will become increasingly intertwined with every aspect of work.
Northeastern Students Earn Fellowships to Advance UN Sustainable Development Goals
Twenty Northeastern students have been named recipients of a global fellowship program.
Northeastern Hosts Global Leadership Summit in Paris
Trends in innovation and disruption, as well as the effect of rapid changes in the international landscape of higher education, were the themes as Northeastern hosted its inaugural Global Leadership Summit in Paris last week.
As the First College Graduates in Their Families, Torch Scholars Share Their Stories
Northeastern senior David Adames recalled growing up in the housing projects of Brooklyn, New York, where he saw a man “shooting an assault rifle like a water gun,” witnessed a gun fight while he took out the garbage, and encountered a man carrying a firearm and breaking into his building.
Philosophy Professor Installed as Inaugural Rossetti Professor
Associate professor of philosophy Rory Smead delivered an engaging lecture Thursday night on his work at the intersection of philosophy and science, at an event where he was formally installed as the inaugural Ronald L. and Linda A. Rossetti Professor for the Humanities.
At Home on Shifting Ground
“I start every day with no idea what I’m going to do next. But that’s the way it is for all entrepreneurs,” she says. “You have to be comfortable on shifting ground because that’s part of building your own product.”
The World is My Lab
Denise Garcia is one of those special professors who can build an international reputation for her work while inspiring platoons of undergraduates in her classroom.
“It Was Like Someone Finally Saw the Potential in Me”
For Chantel Riendeau, DMSB’21, winning a Torch Scholarship to attend Northeastern meant that she could finally “excel, rather than just slide by,” she says. “It meant that I could go somewhere and be something instead of just trying to survive.”
An Idea is Not Enough
“Julie and I have an affection for Northeastern, and an affinity for the students here. We appreciate their desire to be successful.”