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October 21, 2014

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Associate business dean takes leave of absence -

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Relay for Life prepares for 2015 -

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Curry Student Center celebrates golden 50th anniversary -

Thursday, October 16, 2014

CAMD introduces new major in the School of Architecture -

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Environmental activists urge students to push social boundaries to promote change -

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Center for Labor Market Studies closes following prof. retirement -

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Block party promotes awareness over sexual harassment -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Grants push Northeastern to the forefront of STEM education -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Crime Log -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Marine Science Center opens its doors to public exploration -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Professor at Northeastern brings international music expertise to campus -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Northeastern’s steady ranking climb continues -

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Provost search closed to open University debate -

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Alumna named MacArthur Fellow -

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Climate March demands government action -

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Essayist travels to Hungary, debates drugs -

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Pulitzer winner counsels students on using media -

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Library app allows students on-the-go research access -

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Cagan uses flies to personalize cancer treatment -

Thursday, September 18, 2014

DogHouse t-shirt contest aims to promote school spirit -

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Associate business dean takes leave of absence

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Students of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business will temporarily say goodbye to associate dean Charles “Charlie” Bame-Aldred this semester following the announcement he will take a personal leave of absence for reasons unknown.

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Relay for Life prepares for 2015

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For the past five years, Relay for Life has brought hundreds of Northeastern students and community members together as they walk laps in Matthews Arena. The goal: to raise cancer awareness and honor those who have lost, survived or continue their battle with each lap.

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Curry Student Center celebrates golden 50th anniversary

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Banners reading “50 Years Curry Student Center Northeastern University” hung in the Center on Oct. 7. The night celebrated Curry’s golden anniversary, commemorating the occasion with the opening of time capsules from 1964 and 1994. As people took their seats, host James Huessy introduced the Vice President of Student Affairs Laura Wenkel, Ph.D., to say a few words about the center.

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CAMD introduces new major in the School of Architecture

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This semester, the Northeastern School of Architecture announced the addition of a third major to join architecture and urban studies in the undergraduate curriculum. Architectural studies, housed in the College of Arts, Media and Design (CAMD), allows students to have greater flexibility with classes and pursue concentrations in one of three degree tracks: sustainability, design and culture and real estate development. Incoming freshmen and students entering their sophomore year had the choice of opting into the major.

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Environmental activists urge students to push social boundaries to promote change

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The Husky Environmental Action Team (HEAT) hosted a talk by grassroots environmentalists Jay O’Hara and Marla Marcum along with Bristol County district attorney Sam Sutter at Northeastern Wednesday night.

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Center for Labor Market Studies closes following prof. retirement

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Last week, Northeastern shut down the small Center for Labor Market Studies (CLMS) department in Meserve Hall, which is dedicated to the study of trends in the realm of labor economics.

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Block party promotes awareness over sexual harassment

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Within the past years, there has been an increase in social movements centered around harassment and ‘everyday sexism.’ This week, Northeastern introduced a public art display by Tatyana Fazlalizadeh addressing the issue of street harassment.

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Grants push Northeastern to the forefront of STEM education

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Northeastern now boasts the only science technology engineering and math (STEM) programthe country after recieving the First in the World grant from the Department of Education (DoE). Last week, Northeastern’s Lowell Institute School and College of Professional Studies was recognized as one of 24 recipients of the First in the World Grant from DoE, holding the third largest award in the grant program.

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Crime Log

By Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Monday, Sept. 29 10:32 a.m. A Northeastern University (NU) student reported to NUPD headquarters that he and his teammates on the men’s cross country team left their shirts outside Cabot Gym while running between 6:40 a.m. and 7:15 a.m. and when they returned the clothing was missing. A report was filed. 5:12 p.m. A student reported his bicycle was stolen between Saturday and Monday from the bike racks next to International Village East. 7:54 p.m. The manager of the Wollaston’s in Marino Center reported a man shoplifting from the market. A witness reported the suspect leaving in the direction of Forsyth Street. Officers responded and searched the area but did not find him.The manager stated that the stolen item was valued at $1.29 and was taken and eaten. Tuesday, Sept. 30 11:25 a.m. A student reported that her blue and white road bike with a black basket had been stolen from outside her Douglass Park apartment between 10 and 11:15 a.m. that morning. A report was filed. 2:07 p.m. An NU student reported that his acoustic guitar and case were stolen from an unlocked room in Hayden Hall sometime between Thursday at 1:30 p.m. and Friday at 11 a.m. A report was filed. 4:16 p.m. A student reported his MacBook Pro laptop was stolen when left unattended in the Curry Student Center. A report was filed. Wednesday, Oct. 1 8:32 p.m. Fraudulent Northeastern University purchase orders worth several thousand dollars are being sent out toRead More

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Marine Science Center opens its doors to public exploration

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The Marine Science Center at Northeastern held its annual open house, giving the public an opportunity to have a look at the latest research being performed at the Center.

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