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Men’s hockey beats No. 4 UMass to open Hockey East play

Sophomore defenseman Jordan Harris (center) celebrates with teammates Tyler Madden (left) and Zach Solow after scoring against UMass Tuesday night.
Charlie Wolfson, news staff October 15, 2019

A three-minute span in the second period was all it took to turn the game upside down Tuesday night. After a lackluster first period, Northeastern seized on one dominant shift and minutes later, a penalty...

Local vape shops take hit from Baker’s ban

Mohammed Belkes, an employee of Symphony Smoke Shop in Back Bay, says vaping products made up between 40 to 49 percent of the shop’s revenue.
Ingrid Angulo, news correspondent October 9, 2019

Massachusetts’ temporary ban on the sale of all vaping products is the strictest in the nation. Its severity is causing new problems for local businesses and raising concerns about its effectiveness...

Women’s hockey shuts out Union in season opener

NU goaltender Aerin Frankel makes a save in a game last season versus Holy Cross.
Jordan Baron, sports editor October 5, 2019

Northeastern women’s hockey started their season off strong on Friday night as they dismantled the Union College Dutchwomen, 5-0. The Huskies (1-0) are coming off a 2018-19 season for the history...

Boston spotlights the Latinx community during Hispanic Heritage Month

Mayor Martin J. Walsh at the annual Latino Coffee Hour event.
Elena Plumb, news correspondent October 2, 2019

Last Saturday, Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the city council welcomed Boston’s Latinx community to Harambee Park for the fourth annual Latino Coffee Hour, an afternoon of sunshine, chatter and culture in...

Yang pitches economic plan and outsider perspective at Cambridge rally

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang speaks to the crowd gathered for his campaign rally at Cambridge Common Monday night.
Charlie Wolfson, news staff September 17, 2019

Andrew Yang took the stage at Cambridge Common Monday night, speaking to hundreds of supporters on signature topics for the Democratic presidential candidate such as his lack of a political background,...

Faculty organizers express tentative hope for unionization

Some members of the Northeastern Full-Time Faculty Union Organizing Committee are pictured from left to right: Melissa Pearson, Vaso Lykourinou, Aaron Block, Nick Brown, and Sebastian Stockman
Yunkyo Kim, campus editor May 2, 2019

Full-time, non-tenure track faculty organizers announced April 23 that they will continue their unionization effort despite recent petition withdrawal. Advocates say unionization would solve major issues...

Husky Startup Challenge sees increased diversity

Student presenters share their ventures with attendees on April 9.
Nick Swindell, news staff April 17, 2019

The Husky Startup Challenge, or HSC, held a Demo Day last week, where student-founded entrepreneurial ventures competed for cash prizes. The April 9 event featured over two dozen ventures, ranging from...

NU students and alumni conquer their first Boston Marathon

Thousands showed up to cheer on Boston Marathon runners on Monday.
Samantha Barry, news staff April 17, 2019
When Marathon Monday began, it looked like it was going to be a cloudy, rainy race, but as runners took off, the skies cleared and the weather completely turned around.

New co-op system removes application constraints

Many companies that work with ICE can be found at NU's career fairs multiple times per semester.
Maria Lovato, campus editor April 9, 2019

Co-op employers are receiving more applications than ever before and students are submitting applications to jobs that were previously restricted to specific colleges. Katherine Ziemer, the acting senior...

Cornell upsets Northeastern in NCAAs, ending best-ever season

Lincoln Griffin loses his footing in front of the NU bench Saturday as the Huskies lost, 5-1 to Cornell in the NCAA Tournament.
Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor March 30, 2019

Northeastern’s two-trophy season came to an end Saturday, as the Beanpot and Hockey East champions fell to Cornell, 5-1 at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island. The Huskies (27-11-1)...

After a lifetime on the ice, Davies is a leader at NU

Davies takes a shot in a Jan. 26 game against Providence.
Samuel Kim, news correspondent March 29, 2019

When he was one, or perhaps two, Jeremy Davies put on ice skates for the first time. He can’t remember exactly when — ice hockey has always been a part of his life. The Montreal native remembers...

‘Mr. Bright Lights’ Madden prepares for biggest stage yet

Madden evades Boston College defenders in a Feb. 11 game.
Mike Puzzanghera, sports editor March 29, 2019

Tyler Madden is by no means a man devoid of confidence. The freshman forward, dubbed “Mr. Bright Lights” by the Northeastern faithful after his overtime goal and subsequent press conference against...

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