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March 3, 2015

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Medwed to advise SJC on new committe -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Students shovel Boston neighborhoods -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Entrepreneurial team advances to finals -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Smith charged in ’08 murder of Rebecca Payne -

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Snow disrupts classes, city -

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Gender influences professor’s ratings -

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Mentors aid innovators -

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Skateboards made from recyclables -

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Engagement officer chosen -

Thursday, February 12, 2015

NU hosts women’s journal -

Thursday, February 12, 2015

iChip technology combats bacteria -

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Art minor offered abroad in summer -

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Campaign funds research, awareness -

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Engineering program honored -

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Conference unites gamers -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Meditation startup relaxes users -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Fit NU hosts group workouts -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Women’s hockey comes from behind to win 5-2 -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Professor’s research focuses on activating social networks -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

New center points students toward financial freedom -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Medwed to advise SJC on new committe

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Daniel Medwed, professor of law at Northeastern University, has been appointed to serve on the new Standing Committee on Eyewitness Identification of the Supreme Judicial Court (SJC).

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Students shovel Boston neighborhoods

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Donning bulky snow pants and wielding shovels, Northeastern students have taken on the task of clearing streets and sidewalks in a new community service outreach program called #NUShovelsBoston.

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Entrepreneurial team advances to finals

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A team of Northeastern social entrepreneurs has been selected as a finalist for the 2015 Hult Prize, a prestigious international contest for $1 million in start-up funds for the winner’s new business. Of more than 20,000 applicants, Northeastern is one of 50 teams accepted to attend the regional finals in Boston on March 13.

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Smith charged in ’08 murder of Rebecca Payne

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In 2008, junior Northeastern student Rebecca Payne, who was pursuing a Bachelor of Science in athletic training, was murdered in her Mission Hill apartment. Seven years later, her killer has finally been sentenced after changing his plea from innocent to guilty.

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Snow disrupts classes, city

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With Monday after Monday canceled due to inclement weather – an unprecedented amount of snow – this semester and the city have taken a beating.

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Gender influences professor’s ratings

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Women are bossy; men are good leaders. Women are cold-hearted; men are goal-oriented. Women are annoying; men are knowledgable. This is the double standard revealed in a recently released interactive chart made by Benjamin Schmidt, an assistant professor of history at Northeastern. The chart documents how many times men and women were characterized by certain adjectives in their Rate My Professor reviews.

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Mentors aid innovators

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The Daniel J. McCarthy(s) Venture Mentoring Network (VMN), a university-wide network that aims to provide the advanced guidance and industry connections that Northeastern entrepreneurs need after their companies begin to succeed, debuted on Jan. 21.

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Skateboards made from recyclables

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As plastic pollution continues to plague the oceans, the Bureo Skateboard Company is using innovative strategies to clean up the world’s waters.

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Engagement officer chosen

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With the beginning of the spring semester, Northeastern announced the appointment of Laura Wankel as the first Chief Integrated Student Engagement Officer. This new position is meant to facilitate a new<echo education model through focusing on students.

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NU hosts women’s journal

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The world’s leading academic women’s journal, Signs: Journal of Women in Cul­ture and Society, has found a new home at Northeastern under editor-in-chief Suzanna Walters,a professor of soci­ology and the director of Northeastern’s women’s, gender and sex­u­ality studies pro­gram.

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