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ISEC footbridge opens to mixed response

ISEC footbridge opens to mixed response

Deanna Schwartz, deputy campus editor

June 4, 2019


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After years of construction and a viewing party in October, the ISEC footbridge opened to the public on Friday.

NSCC talks tensions at town hall

NSCC talks tensions at town hall

Deanna Schwartz, deputy campus editor

June 2, 2019


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The Northeastern Student of Color Caucus gathered in the Center for Intercultural Engagement Tuesday evening for a town hall meeting to share concerns and propose solutions.

Northeastern Public Health Advocacy Institute initiates lawsuit against Juul

Northeastern Public Health Advocacy Institute initiates lawsuit against Juul

Deanna Schwartz, deputy campus editor

May 10, 2019


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The Northeastern Public Health Advocacy Institute initiated a class action lawsuit last week against Juul Labs, alleging that Juul markets to teenagers.

Speaker celebrates ‘un-Instagrammable selves’ as 4,000 graduate

Speaker celebrates ‘un-Instagrammable selves’ as 4,000 graduate

Yunkyo Kim, campus editor

May 5, 2019


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The Northeastern University class of 2019 graduated Friday in a commencement ceremony attended by more than 20,000.

#HereAtNU: Marginalized students share their experiences

#HereAtNU: Marginalized students share their experiences

Deanna Schwartz, deputy campus editor

April 27, 2019


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It started with a tweet. On April 18, James Lyons tweeted his discovery of racist graffiti in a Curry Student Center bathroom. When he reported the graffiti to the Northeastern University Police Department, or NUPD, they told him they would “read up on Title IX if [he’s] offended,” Lyons wrote...

Sit-in at Visitor Center disrupts prospective student tours

Sit-in at Visitor Center disrupts prospective student tours

Yunkyo Kim, campus editor

April 23, 2019


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Student supporters for full-time, non-tenure track faculty unionization led a sit-in at the Northeastern Visitor Center April 18, causing the university to change paths of student tours for the day.

NU blocks faculty union election for the second time

NU blocks faculty union election for the second time

Hayley Slusser, news correspondent

April 17, 2019


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Northeastern administration responded the petition to hold a union election for full-time, non-tenure track faculty, stating that unionization is “not appropriate.”

Northeastern alum named 2019 Latina Leader by Amplify Latinx

Northeastern alum named 2019 Latina Leader by Amplify Latinx

Sully Barrett, deputy campus editor

April 17, 2019


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Northeastern graduate school alum Claudia Ortiz was named a 2019 Latina Leader at the Inter(x) Latina Storyteller conference.

Buttigieg’s candor ignites interest on campus

Buttigieg’s candor ignites interest on campus

Isaac Stephens, news staff

April 17, 2019


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Following Buttigieg’s talk on April 3, a group of students are spearheading "Northeastern Students for Pete."

Student summer plans span the globe

Student summer plans span the globe

Deanna Schwartz, deputy campus editor

April 16, 2019


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Northeastern students are taking advantage of their four month summer break in a variety of ways, both on and off campus.

Fraternity members walk in support of mental health awareness

Fraternity members walk in support of mental health awareness

Miska Salemann, news correspondent

April 16, 2019


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Behind the SMILE — a suicide and mental illness education student group at Northeastern — led students and faculty in the Out of the Darkness Walk Sunday.

NU faculty march for unionization with newfound community support

NU faculty march for unionization with newfound community support

Hayley Slusser, news correspondent

April 16, 2019


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Northeastern’s full-time, non-tenure track faculty marched across campus April 10 in support of their right to hold a union election. The march came a day after protesters refiled their petition stating their desire to vote on whether or not to form a union with the National Labor Relations Bo...