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Students emails begin transition to Microsoft Office 365

Students emails begin transition to Microsoft Office 365

Jessica Silverman, deputy campus editor

January 25, 2020

In SGA’s weekly senate meeting Jan. 13, Associate Vice President of Engagement and Experience Marcus Robinson met with senators and discussed the transition of students’ email addresses from G Suite to Microsoft Office 365.

Iranian NU student deported, sparking outrage in NU community

Iranian NU student deported, sparking outrage in NU community

Deanna Schwartz and Zeynep Tuncer

January 23, 2020

As classes have begun for the spring semester, one student in particular, Mohammad Shahab Dehghani Hossein Abadi, will be unable to attend. The 24-year-old economics major was detained and later deported from Boston Logan International Airport Monday, sparking outrage from Northeastern students and loca...

Lean on Me provides a new platform for anonymous peer-to-peer support

Lean on Me provides a new platform for anonymous peer-to-peer support

Pavithra Rajesh, news correspondent

January 22, 2020

Lean on Me is a texting service that provides non-crisis support to students, from students.

Student Charles Wallace-Thomas IV works to end discrimination on and off campus

Student Charles Wallace-Thomas IV works to end discrimination on and off campus

Petrina Danardatu, news staff

January 22, 2020

Wallace-Thomas currently serves as the director of Students Against Institutional Discrimination, or SAID. This organization works to minimize institutional discrimination at Northeastern University. 

Students find co-op can take a toll on social lives

Students find co-op can take a toll on social lives

Riana Buchman, news correspondent

January 22, 2020

Although Northeastern students reap many benefits from Northeastern’s co-op program, it can also complicate the relationships they form on campus.

UN expert speaks on challenges faced by LGBTQ+ community

UN expert speaks on challenges faced by LGBTQ+ community

Avery Bleichfeld, news staff

January 17, 2020

United Nations Independent Expert Victor Madrigal-Borloz spoke about modern violence and discrimination toward LGBTQ+ people and the intersectionality of identity at a talk Monday, hosted by the Northeastern University School of Law. 

NSCC members practice self-care at Dec. town hall

NSCC members practice self-care at Dec. town hall

Grace Horne, news staff

December 26, 2019

Members of the Northeastern Students of Color Caucus, or NSCC, shared their experiences in personal mental health at the organization’s  town hall Dec. 4. 

[UPDATED] Mother and 2 children dead in murder-suicide at Renaissance Park Garage

[UPDATED] Mother and 2 children dead in murder-suicide at Renaissance Park Garage

George Barker and Deanna Schwartz

December 25, 2019

A woman killed herself after her two young children fell to their deaths off Renaissance Park Garage on Christmas day, according to Boston Police. The woman and children were pronounced dead at a local hospital after they were found unconscious on the sidewalk outside of the garage Wednesday afternoon. ...

Northeastern appoints new Dean of the College of Science

Northeastern appoints new Dean of the College of Science

Lucy Gavin, deputy campus editor

December 13, 2019

Hazel Sive will become the new Dean of the College of Science, according to an email from Provost James C. Bean  to Northeastern faculty Wednesday. Her appointment will become effective Jun. 1, 2020.

Plagiarism controversy brings cheating culture in ‘Fundies’ to light

Plagiarism controversy brings cheating culture in ‘Fundies’ to light

Ingrid Angulo, news staff

December 4, 2019

Students in Fundamentals of Computer Science 1, or Fundies, were caught plagiarizing an assignment.

NU rises to third most international students in the U.S.

NU rises to third most international students in the U.S.

Petrina Danardatu, news correspondent

December 4, 2019

Northeastern University has the third-highest number of international students in the nation, according to statistics released by the Institute of International Education, or IIE. Northeastern hosts 16,075 international students in total, falling behind New York University and the University of Southern California. 

SGA adds new positions to cabinet, executive board

SGA adds new positions to cabinet, executive board

Jessica Silverman, deputy campus editor

November 30, 2019

The Student Government Association, or SGA, passed five resolutions, two of them creating new positions on both the executive board and the cabinet, at a full body session Nov. 25.