Articles by: Paxtyn Merten

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Northeastern hosts travel ban info session

Northeastern hosts travel ban info session

In the wake of confusion over how President Donald J. Trump will revamp his executive order restricting travel and immigration, Northeastern University’s administration has taken steps to inform students potentially affected by the ban and future orders Trump may issue related to immigration and deportation.

by × March 2, 2017 × 0 comments

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State rep. focuses on constituency, education in discussion with NU Democrats

State rep. focuses on constituency, education in discussion with NU Democrats

The opinions of constituents come first for newly-elected Massachusetts State Rep. Chynah Tyler, something she emphasized during a discussion with Northeastern students Tuesday night in Kariotis Hall.

by × February 22, 2017 × 0 comments

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Northeastern files amicus brief opposing immigration executive order

Northeastern files amicus brief opposing immigration executive order

Northeastern filed an amicus brief along with seven other Massachusetts universities Friday opposing President Donald J. Trump’s executive order.

by × February 4, 2017 × 1 comment

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#RiseUpNU promotes unity across campus

#RiseUpNU promotes unity across campus

The athletics department joined forces with the Nor’easters and Office of Alumni Relations to bring their different audiences together.

by × January 12, 2017 × 0 comments

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Businessowners talk NU purchase of Huntington property

Businessowners talk NU purchase of Huntington property

University House of Pizza owner Parthena Savvidis said she knew that her building would eventually be sold to Northeastern.

by × January 12, 2017 × 0 comments

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Boston Day and Night Academy student Luis Navarro leads the crowd in a chant while awaiting the return of the delegation sent into the State House.

Boston students walk out, protest Trump

Hundreds of Boston high school and university students walked out of classes Monday as part of a nationwide student movement against President-elect Donald J. Trump.

by × December 8, 2016 × 0 comments

City

Italian food marketplace to open at Prudential Center

Italian food marketplace to open at Prudential Center

By Paxtyn Merten, deputy city editor Eataly Boston, an experiential shopping marketplace featuring Italian foods and products, will open in the Boylston Arcade of the Prudential Center at 4 p.m. Nov. 29. Eataly’s self-described style is “informal but assertive; modest but proud; honest but clever,” as proclaimed in signs hanging […]

by × November 20, 2016 × 1 comment

City

Boston Public Market crowns PumpKing

Boston Public Market crowns PumpKing

The Boston Public Market named a 1,082 pound pumpkin as the Official Pumpkin of Boston Tuesday.

by × October 19, 2016 × 0 comments

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Janitors agree to new contract with wage increases, health care benefits

Janitors agree to new contract with wage increases, health care benefits

Janitors in the Greater Boston Area, including Northeastern’s, voted to approve a contract negotiated by their union.

by × October 13, 2016 × 13 comments