The Huntington News

Crime Log: Monday, April 9 — Monday, April 16

Crime Log: Monday, April 9 — Monday, April 16

April 18, 2018


Filed under Campus, Crime Logs

Compiled by Jill Sojourner, news staff Monday, April 9 12:35 p.m. An NUPD officer reported finding an NU student’s fake I.D. A report was filed. 8:27 p.m. An individual reported a man sleeping in a restroom in International Village. NUPD responded and reported escorting the man, who was...

Prison experts explore mass incarceration at NU conference

Prison experts explore mass incarceration at NU conference

April 18, 2018


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By Patrick Burgard, interim managing editor Scholars, policymakers and correctional officers from across Massachusetts convened at Northeastern on March 23 to brainstorm solutions to end mass incarceration in the state and throughout the country. The event, titled “MASS Incarceration: A Symposium on t...

Students fight for more accessible UHCS

Students fight for more accessible UHCS

April 14, 2018


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By Kaitlyn Budion, news staff A new coalition of students hopes to quicken the pace of change within Northeastern’s health center, gathering data on students’ dissatisfaction with services the center provides. Students Working for an Accessible Northeastern, or SWAN, is a group of Northeas...

RISE awards honor student researchers

RISE awards honor student researchers

April 12, 2018


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By Alyssa Lukpat, staff writer Northeastern’s top student researchers earned awards for their projects at the university’s annual Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo Awards in East Village Thursday. Graduate and undergraduate researchers presented their findings earlier in the day at the Resear...

Take Back the Night calls attention to sexual violence

Take Back the Night calls attention to sexual violence

April 12, 2018


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By Nick Hirano, news correspondent  Survivors of sexual assault shared stories of courage and resilience March 29 at Take Back the Night, the culminating event of this year’s Sexual Assault Awareness Week. Sponsored by Delta Tau Delta, Omega Phi Beta, Sigma Delta Tau, NUSPACE and the Office of Preven...

Crime Log: Monday, March 26 — Sunday, April 8

Crime Log: Monday, March 26 — Sunday, April 8

April 11, 2018


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Compiled by Jill Sojourner, news staff Monday, March 26 1:33 p.m. The manager of Wollaston’s Market in the Marino Recreation Center reported an NU student shoplifted. NUPD responded and reported banning the student from both Wollaston’s Market locations and sent him on his way. A report...

Stonewall activist speaks at Northeastern

Stonewall activist speaks at Northeastern

April 11, 2018


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By Nick Hirano, news correspondent Transgender activists cannot succeed on their own, said transgender activist and Stonewall Rebellion leader Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, who called for large-scale coalition to advance transgender rights during a talk April 2 at the Interdisciplinary Science and Eng...

Ed Dinan remembered as compassionate, brilliant

Ed Dinan remembered as compassionate, brilliant

April 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Obituaries

By Rachel Morford, news correspondent Edward Dinan, a Northeastern accounting professor and father of six whose success in the telecommunications field earned him national renown, died of natural causes at his home in North Hampton, New Hampshire, on Feb. 16. He was 71 years old. Dinan, known ...

FBI agents brief NU community on 2013 Marathon bombings

FBI agents brief NU community on 2013 Marathon bombings

April 5, 2018


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By Jenna Majeski, news staff Northeastern hosted two FBI agents to present a Cyber Division Briefing March 20 in the university’s newest auditorium. The event focused primarily on the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and the FBI’s process of analyzing the case and catching the perpetrators. The...

SGA leaders Sharma and Ruiz review successes

SGA leaders Sharma and Ruiz review successes

April 5, 2018


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By Alyssa Lukpat, news staff Suchira Sharma and Paulina Ruiz, the current student body president and executive vice president, said their year in office yielded successful legislative revisions but was marred by gender and racial bias. Sharma, a fourth-year business administration major, and Ruiz...

Political clubs debate immigration

Political clubs debate immigration

Charlie Wolfson

April 5, 2018


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For a night, the national debate on immigration was crammed into an International Village classroom. Northeastern University College Democrats and Northeastern University College Republicans sparred for more than an hour in a debate moderated by the Northeastern Debate Society, resulting in a 2-1...

NU student seeks to ease traffic with app

NU student seeks to ease traffic with app

April 5, 2018


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By Nick Hirano, news correspondent A Northeastern student believes he can bring innovation to the largest form of mass transit in the United States: school bus transportation. First-year business administration major Keith Corso’s startup company BusRight aims to make busing more efficient through a GPS...