The Huntington News

The reality of the non-Spanish-speaking Hispanic experience
Rachel Umansky-Castro, news staff • May 22, 2023

Dynasty Perez, a second-year business administration and communication studies combined major at Northeastern from San Antonio, Texas, taps on...

Jada Howard and Caroline Kenney (pictured left to right) pose for a portrait. Both students spoke with The News their experiences at Northeastern as first-generation low-income students. Photo courtesy Jada Howard and Caroline Kenney.
First generation, low income students struggle with visibility and support from university
Christina McCabe, news staff • May 22, 2023

In the days following Jada Howard’s acceptance to Northeastern University, she found herself locked in a fight with the school’s financial...

A wall on campus with chalk messaging promoting graduate students right to unionize. The union representing grad students has filed charges against Northeastern after university officials allegedly illegally retaliated against students for chalking.
Northeastern graduate students file federal charges against Northeastern as intimidation efforts to interfere with graduate union continue
Alexa Coultoff, news staff • May 13, 2023

Northeastern graduate students on May 5 filed an unfair labor practice charge, or ULP, against Northeastern after university police allegedly...

Northeastern graduates celebrate as fireworks explode above Fenway Park. The stadium held over 4,600 graduates during this years ceremony.
You’re on your own kid: Undergraduates celebrate commencement in Fenway Park 
Alexis Algazy, news staff • May 9, 2023

Over 4,600 members of the graduating class of 2023 along with friends and family filled the iconic Fenway Park for Northeastern’s spring undergraduate...

A white Northeastern University sign in front of a building. According to a 2022 report, 86.7% of respondents indicated they did not report Title IX-protected offenses to NUPD, the Title IX Office or a local police department.
‘The university has to stop protecting itself and start protecting its students’: Sexual violence training lags at Northeastern, SpeakOut elevates allegations of sexual assault in Greek life
Emily Spatz and Kevin Gallagher May 5, 2023

Editor’s Note: This article discusses sexual assault. Northeastern offers the following sexual violence prevention resources for students. OPEN...

Marino Recreation Center on Huntington Avenue. Marino will close during Summer 1 for renovations. a school-wide email announced Wednesday.
Marino set to close for Summer 1 semester; students granted free access to YMCA
Val O’Neill, deputy campus editor • May 3, 2023

The Marino Recreation Center will close for renovations starting May 8 until the end of Summer 1, with a plan to fully reopen at the beginning...

A message advertising the graduate student union protest on the ISEC bridge. Messages like this one appeared all over campus in the days prior to April 14 to advertise the protest.
‘Reprehensible and disgusting’: Graduate student union fires back at university for alleging protest coincided with memorial ceremony
Sonel Cutler, campus editor • May 3, 2023

Following a recent protest calling on Northeastern officials to allow graduate students to unionize, the university admonished organizers for...

A 25-pound weight plate rests on a bench press in Marino Recreational Center. Following an alterncation between a fitness consultant and management that gained attention on Reddit, multiple Marino employees are calling for change.
Marino workers seek improved working conditions
Rachana Madhav, news correspondent • May 1, 2023

After a Reddit post titled “Modern day sla*ery at Marino” detailing the mistreatment of Marino employees circulated the Northeastern subreddit,...

Vincent Castronuovo runs down the final stretch of the 26.2 mile Boston Marathon course. Castronuovo was the fastest male Boston resident to finish the race, and recieved an inaugural award from Mayor Michelle Wu. Photo courtesy Vincent Castronuovo
Q&A: Northeastern student Vincent Castronuovo awarded “Fastest Bostonian” title after Boston Marathon run
Pavithra Rajesh, news staff • April 29, 2023

Finishing the legendary Boston Marathon is remarkable, regardless of your speed — you automatically receive bragging rights for the rest of...

Crime Log: Wednesday, March 22 to Friday, March 31
Crime Log: Wednesday, March 22 to Friday, March 31
Alexis Santoro, news staff • April 28, 2023

Wednesday, March 22  12:29 a.m.  A caller reported an individual hanging out of a window and smoking at 780 Columbus Ave. The area was...