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February 6, 2016

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ATHENA to research R5 robot -

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Coalition bumps old common app -

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Laubscher competes for NU in Jeopardy! college faceoff -

Thursday, February 4, 2016

NU issues campus hoverboard policy -

Thursday, February 4, 2016

IDEA named fifth largest investor -

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Innovation plays key role in NU Talk -

Thursday, January 28, 2016

University hosts open forum for second academic plan -

Thursday, January 28, 2016

NUPD guns prompt hearing -

Thursday, January 28, 2016

NU adjuncts win contract for next three years -

Thursday, January 21, 2016

NU launches analytics boot camp -

Thursday, January 21, 2016

HackBeanpot event returns to Cambridge -

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Crime Log: Jan. 11 – Jan. 18 -

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Northeastern plans residence hall on Burke Street -

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

University receives grant to expand nanomedicine -

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Obituary: Dennis Njoroge remembered as bright, empathetic -

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Northeastern community pushes back on Islamophobia -

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Letter-writing campaign supports Northeastern education for inmates -

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Senior earns Rhodes award -

Thursday, December 3, 2015

NU to release new campus climate survey -

Thursday, December 3, 2015

NUPD aims to prevent school shootings -

Thursday, December 3, 2015

ATHENA to research R5 robot

NASA is set to deliver a prototype humanoid robot destined for a Mars mission to Northeastern University (NU) this month, launching the research stage of a process that was approved last November.

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Coalition bumps old common app

The Common App is the most widely used college application, accepted by more than 500 institutions and submitted by more than 500,000 students every year, according to a 2013 Daily Beast report. But in 2016, a coalition of 90 colleges and universities, including Northeastern, formed to create an alternative, which will be available to use starting this fall.

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Laubscher competes for NU in Jeopardy! college faceoff

Some kids grow up playing Jeopardy! sitting on their parents’ couch. Some get competitive with siblings, spitting insults between commercial breaks. Some, like Kate Laubscher, land a spot on the show.

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NU issues campus hoverboard policy

Hoverboards – this novel mode of transportation has been blowing up in more ways than one.

The popular self-balancing scooters have been catching fire and posing threats to health and property, according to a university-wide email issued Jan. 22. In the message, the Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) banned hoverboard use and charging in residence halls and university buildings.

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IDEA named fifth largest investor

Marketing firm PitchBook Data Inc., dedicated to providing the latest data on venture capitals. recently listed Northeastern University’s venture accelerator IDEA as one of 2015’s most active investors in Boston companies.

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Innovation plays key role in NU Talk

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Student speakers from Northeastern University (NU) science organizations including the Marine Biology Club and the American Chemical Society will present “TED-style” to discuss issues like cancer research and tissue regeneration.

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University hosts open forum for second academic plan

Northeastern University hosted an open forum this week to hear suggestions for its second academic plan, which will aim to create a ten-year framework for increased experiential learning and global integration. Working groups from the university will use the feedback to draft the plan for the Board of Trustees to ratify in the fall.

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NUPD guns prompt hearing

Two city councilors are calling for a hearing on Northeastern University Police Department’s (NUPD) decision to train and equip officers with tactical rifles.

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NU adjuncts win contract for next three years

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The Northeastern University (NU) administration reached a tentative contract settlement with its 900 adjunct faculty members on Jan. 14, concluding more than a year of negotiations just five days before a planned walkout and strike.

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NU launches analytics boot camp

The second term of Northeastern University’s (NU) Level Analytics Bootcamp program will commence this month in Boston’s Financial District. The post-graduate education program is an extensive two-month, full-time course that culminates in a certificate.

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