The Huntington News

Due to the pandemic, many students are struggling to find a co-op.
Northeastern students respond to working during spring semester
Lisa Neureiter, news staff • April 9, 2021

Working students in the Northeastern community have struggled to adapt to the adverse effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. For students balancing both work and school, these difficulties have recently been exacerbated by midterms and a lack of spring break.  Mikaela Black, a second-year international...

Photo courtesy Tyler Blint-Welsh
NU alum Tyler Blint-Welsh was assaulted by the police. Professionals offer advice for student journalists 
Katie Mogg, news staff • April 6, 2021

Last May, New York City Police Department officers attacked Tyler Blint-Welsh, Northeastern alum and current reporter for The Wall Street Journal, at a protest against police brutality following the death of George Floyd.  “At a point I think someone threw a bottle, and then the police charged...

For the next two years, Javid Iqbal, a postdoctoral research fellow at Northeastern, will work at Moderna with the goal of revolutionizing drug development.
Northeastern partners with Moderna to establish fellowship
Marta Hill, deputy campus editor • April 1, 2021

In many regards, academia and industry are remarkably separate — students learn things in the classroom that they may never apply in industry. For postdoctoral research fellow Javid Iqbal, however, the worlds will soon collide.  Northeastern University has teamed up with Moderna — a Cambridge-based...