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January 28, 2015

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Professor’s research focuses on activating social networks -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

New center points students toward financial freedom -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

East Village residence hall welcomes students -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

New data science program merges disciplines -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Northeastern recognized by Carnegie Foundation for community engagement -

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Law professor aids in Baker’s transition -

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Social media cited as largest source of procrastination -

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Smiling may hinder outcome of interviews -

Thursday, December 4, 2014

DoE launches Title IX investigation at Northeastern -

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Social Impact Council to begin meeting in January -

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Student groups hope to redefine sexual assault -

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Dukakis addresses NUCD and midterm election results -

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Global Entrepreneurship Week brings business minded students together across fields -

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Aoun and students address state of university -

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Dodgeball tournament to raise money for Ebola and Doctors Without Borders -

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Richard Saul Wurman recieves Bradford Washburn Award -

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Carrying the Weight Together movement comes to Northeastern -

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Northeastern alumni sweep midterm elections -

Thursday, November 13, 2014

CAMD launches search for new dean -

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Vespignani tracks global spread of ebola epidemic -

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Professor’s research focuses on activating social networks

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To Brooke Foucault Welles, assistant professor of communication studies, social media is more than keeping in touch with friends.

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New center points students toward financial freedom

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For those who don’t know the first thing about starting a 401(k) or stretching a paycheck for two weeks, a new center on campus can set students on the path toward financial literacy and independence.

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East Village residence hall welcomes students

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With the start of the spring semester, Northeastern welcomed students to the new East Village residence hall.

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New data science program merges disciplines

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With a rising demand for data analysts, Northeastern University has launched a new suite of graduate programs to prepare students to enter the growing field.

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Northeastern recognized by Carnegie Foundation for community engagement

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Northeastern University has recently been recognized as one of 361 institutions for community engagement by The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The recognition is centered around community and global involvement, including both institutional relations with surrounding areas and community service.

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Law professor aids in Baker’s transition

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Prior to being sworn in as Massachusetts Governor last week, Charlie Baker selected Deborah Ramirez, a professor at Northeastern Law School, to serve as a member of his transition team. Alongside more than 170 bipartisan experts and professionals from around the state, Ramirez will work to develop action-oriented recommendations to the new governor as he takes office.

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Social media cited as largest source of procrastination

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Procrastination is by no means a new invention, but a new survey shows that social media takes time from studying and projects the most.

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Smiling may hinder outcome of interviews

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A smile really can kill… at least your chances of getting a job, according to a recent study by two members of the Northeastern University department of psychology. In an educational environment that heavily pushes pre-professional work experience and students going on multiple co-op interviews, smiling too much during a job interview can actually harm an applicant’s chances of being hired, a recent study reveals.

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DoE launches Title IX investigation at Northeastern

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Northeastern is one of 85 colleges and universities to be investigated by the United States Department of Education (DoE) for Title IX violations in the handling of sexual assault cases on campus. Other schools under investigation include Boston area Harvard College, Boston University and Emerson College, as well as other institutions such as the University of Virginia, all which have been at the forefront of the national conversation of sexual assault.

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Social Impact Council to begin meeting in January

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In his state of the university address, President Joseph E. Aoun announced the creation of a social impact council, which is set to begin meeting in the beginning of the upcoming spring semester. The council was born from the original suggestion to create an ad hoc committee that would report to the university board of trustees and administrators to address social issues related to the university’s activities and the Northeastern community. The council will host both student, faculty and staff members.

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