The Huntington News

Mills students and alumni gathered on campus to protest the schools closing when it was first announced in spring 2021. Photo courtesy of the Save Mills College Coalition.
Some Mills College students, alumni upset by Northeastern merger
Grace Comer, campus editor • June 6, 2022

When Mills College announced its imminent closure in March 2021 due to long-time financial struggles exacerbated by the pandemic, “Save Mills College” rallies spread across the Bay Area campus as students and alumni organized to recover the historic women’s college. A few months later, when Mills...

Mills students, alumni and family members gathered to protest the schools closing when it was first announced in spring 2021. Photo courtesy of the Save Mills College Coalition.
Mills College merger with Northeastern University raises unanswered questions, concerns
Grace Comer, campus editor • June 6, 2022

On July 1, Mills College is scheduled to end its 170-year run as a women’s college following its merger with Northeastern University. Since formal discussions about the merger began June 17, 2021, current students and alumni of the Oakland-based university have raised concerns about what this means...

Mission Hill is a popular location for students looking for off-campus housing, but this can cause tension with local long-time residents.
NU students allege police misconduct when breaking up parties at Mission Hill
Kate Armanini, news staff • May 26, 2022

Multiple Northeastern students have voiced complaints against a detective in the Boston Police Department, or BPD, alleging misconduct when breaking up student gatherings on Mission Hill.  The allegations, according to a complaint filed March 7 by fourth-year civil engineering major Sophia Fagone,...

Protesters speak out at the defend abortion rally at the Massachusetts statehouse steps, May 3, 2022.
Thousands come together in protest, call for abortion rights
Alexa Grayson, News Staff • May 24, 2022
Tricia Fitzgerald helps plant a tree at the Arbor Day event in Fitzgerald Park Friday. The park is named after State Rep. Kevin Fitzgerald, her late husband.
In effort for new Mission Hill arboretum, community celebrates green space, partnership with Northeastern
Avery Bleichfeld, News Staff • May 16, 2022
The National Braille Press, established in 1927, provides resources for the blind community.
National Braille Press creates new technology for blind community in 21st century
Julia Henning, news correspondent • May 12, 2022
Womens hockey sees fewer spectators and opportunities than mens
Women's hockey sees fewer spectators and opportunities than men's
Julia Yohe, deputy sports editor • May 15, 2022
Students came together with dining hall workers and the UNITE HERE Local 26 union April 22 to march for contracts that provide livable wages, affordable healthcare and improved working conditions.
Students, dining hall workers stand in solidarity, call for better working conditions
Alexa Grayson, news staff • May 11, 2022
Dining hall employees and HOWL members spoke to a crowd of a few hundred protesters gathered on Centennial Common to support a better contract for the dining hall workers during an April 16 rally.
Hundreds of students, workers attend rally for Northeastern dining workers in Centennial Common
Erin Fine, news staff • April 26, 2022
This past application cycle saw more than 90,000 applications to Northeastern, with the acceptance rate dropping to 6.7% for fall 2022.
Northeastern acceptance rate drops to 6.7%
Kate Armanini, news staff • April 21, 2022