The Huntington News

SGA discusses potential changes to Rebecca’s, SAF, GSuite at town hall

SGA discusses potential changes to Rebecca’s, SAF, GSuite at town hall

Jessica Silverman, news staff

October 23, 2019

President Brown shared his efforts to have Rebecca’s Cafe, a favorite among students, open on weekends.

Students race through Boston’s streets in 14th annual underwear run

Students race through Boston’s streets in 14th annual underwear run

Kelly Thomas, news correspondent

October 22, 2019

On Friday night, several hundred Northeastern students stripped down to their underwear to run through campus and nearby streets in the 14th annual Underwear Run.

NUPD report shows leased properties lack fire safety

NUPD report shows leased properties lack fire safety

Kelly Garrity, news correspondent

October 16, 2019

NUPD's 2019 Safety Report shows that leased housing properties lack fire safety standards.

Ruggles’ strong campus presence brings safety concerns

Ruggles’ strong campus presence brings safety concerns

Alexis Santoro, news correspondent

October 16, 2019

Some students are concerned about the safety of Ruggles.

Students struggle with patience while applying for co-op

Students struggle with patience while applying for co-op

Faysal Khaled Abueljebain, news correspondent

October 16, 2019

Northeastern prides itself on the co-op experience. Many first-time applicants are finding it frustrating.

SGA follows through on stipend funding shift

SGA follows through on stipend funding shift

Jessica Silverman, news staff

October 16, 2019

Stipend funding was cut from $21,250 to $5,500, which will be shared by five board members who requested need-based stipends.

NU students express concern over increased security measures

NU students express concern over increased security measures

Deanna Schwartz, campus editor

October 16, 2019

For some, it’s an annoyance. For others, it’s a choice that discriminates against homeless Bostonians and closes Northeastern off from the community.  On Oct. 9, students received an email announcing the university would be increasing security efforts by making more on-campus areas accessible ...

Faculty-in-residence program allows students and professors to live side-by-side

Faculty-in-residence program allows students and professors to live side-by-side

Taylor Driscoll, news staff

October 11, 2019

Northeastern’s Faculty in Residence program was started to create a new kind of community at Northeastern that involved students and faculty members.

Nahant residents denounce NU construction on ‘wildlife preserve’

Nahant residents denounce NU construction on ‘wildlife preserve’

Isaac Stephens, deputy campus editor

October 9, 2019

In its 1965 proposal for the Marine Science Center at East Point, Nahant, Northeastern pledged to make the tract of land next to the facility a “wildlife preserve.” Now, the university is clearing the foliage to make room for a 55,000-square-foot Coastal Sustainability Institute. Residents of N...

Newly-elected Hall Council is ready to serve their community 

Newly-elected Hall Council is ready to serve their community 

Nolan Piccola, news correspondent

October 9, 2019

Once elected, leaders of hall council are responsible for hosting events in their residence halls as a way of engaging the community and bringing residents of each living space closer together.

Jury duty surprises students, conflicts with classes

Jury duty surprises students, conflicts with classes

Emma Plante, news correspondent

October 9, 2019

About 10 percent of Massachusetts residents receive summons every year — and this includes the students who attend the state's 114 colleges and universities.

Swipe2Care falls short of addressing student hunger

Swipe2Care falls short of addressing student hunger

Maya Homan, news correspondent

October 9, 2019

Every fall, students flock to the 29 colleges and universities in Boston alone. For most of the year, undergraduate and graduate students make up 20 percent of the city’s population, totaling over 138,000. Every fall, nearly half of students nationwide struggle with food insecurity, meaning they will no...