Articles by: Julia Preszler

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Eugene “Neil” Fachon remembered as kind, optimistic

Eugene “Neil” Fachon remembered as kind, optimistic

Eugene “Neil” Fachon, a third-year student at Northeastern characterized by his optimism and kindness, died from a rare form of brain cancer on Feb. 19 at Hope Hospice & Palliative Care in Providence, Rhode Island.

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Asian American Heritage Week features TV drag queen

Asian American Heritage Week features TV drag queen

Events exploring Asian American LGBTQA+ identities, beauty standards and activism will take place through Saturday.

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DivestNU unveils banner for national day of action

DivestNU unveils banner for national day of action

The national day of action was coordinated by Go Fossil Free, a project launched by the environmental organization 350.

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NU students plan to march in DC

NU students plan to march in DC

Students will be traveling to Washington, D.C. later this week to join thousands of Inauguration Day protesters.

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Students launch company to benefit Peruvian weavers

Students launch company to benefit Peruvian weavers

Two Northeastern students helped start PAKA Apparel, a company that sells alpaca wool sweaters made by Peruvian women.

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Bostonians to vote on Community Preservation Act

Bostonians to vote on Community Preservation Act

Boston voters will vote on whether to accept the Community Preservation Act (CPA), which would create taxes to fund affordable housing, historic preservation and construction of parks and open spaces.

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DivestNU promises to escalate campaign

DivestNU promises to escalate campaign

Students in DivestNU said they were unsatisfied after discussing goals for divestment with members of Northeastern’s Senior Leadership Team on Tuesday.

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Podcast producers Joe Taché and Prasanna Rajasekaran

Students produce podcast on 80s crack cocaine epidemic

This fall, two Northeastern students are releasing a weekly podcast called “Colored: Crack Cocaine, the War on Drugs and the Making of Post-Civil Rights America.”

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