By Emily McCarthy, News Staff After back-to-back dominant performances against Towson University and the College of William & Mary, Northeastern freshman guard T.J. Williams earned Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) rookie of the week honors for the second time this month. Williams attributed his recent success to just one thing. In the words of Allen...Read more →
By Jake Fischer, News Staff For the first 33 minutes of the men’s basketball team’s bout against Towson University last Thursday, head coach Bill Coen’s team played its best offensive basketball of the season. The ball zipped around the perimeter while every player seemingly got involved, leading to a balanced scoring attack and a...Read more →
By Sara Shaker, News Correspondent Redshirt-senior forward Brittany Esposito scored five goals this weekend as the Northeastern women’s hockey team closed out the regular season with a pair of wins over the University of New Hampshire. The Huskies earned a 5-4 victory Saturday and a 4-2 victory Sunday. Saturday’s game was senior day for...Read more →
By Chris Judd, News Staff The Northeastern men’s hockey team clinched a first round bye in the Hockey East playoffs after this weekend’s games against Maine. The Huskies tied 4-4 on Friday and won 4-3 on Saturday. Sophomore forward Kevin Roy was the star of the weekend for the Huskies with one goal and...Read more →
By Dylan Lewis, News Staff In addition to the tinkering with batting stance, stride lengths and pitch grips, players that reported to spring training earlier this month will have another adjustment to make in preparation for the 2014 baseball season. Earlier this week, Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association released a new...Read more →
By Aren LeBrun, News Correspondent The women’s basketball team (11-15, 5-8 Colonial Athletic Association) rebounded from last Thursday’s road loss emphatically, overcoming a 15-point deficit to defeat Drexel University (12-14, 7-6 CAA) in a 78-73 double-overtime thriller on Sunday, its first victory over the Dragons since 2008. The win, Northeastern’s third over the past...Read more →
After New Years, many find it difficult to stick to resolutions as motivation falls to the wayside. Lars King, creator of www.yearofmotivation.com, thinks he may have a solution to this problem.Read more →
Entry of the week: Sunday, Feb. 23, 12:36 a.m.
A student living on Westland Avenue reported his downstairs neighbor, a tall male in his mid 20s, was attempting to gain access to his apartment. The neighbor was throwing garbage and water at the door to the apartment. The student reported that one of his...Read more →
Landing Studio, an architectural design firm founded by a pair of Northeastern faculty members, has partnered with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) to revive an almost abandoned piece of land under Interstate 93.
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In one of this year’s most out-of-the-box Academy Award nominations, director Spike Jonze presents a futuristic world in which falling in love with your operating system is not only plausible, but also socially acceptable. Read more →