The Huntington News

Distilled Harmony hosts a cappella concert

Distilled Harmony hosts a cappella concert

Samuel Kim

February 19, 2018

Clad in burgundy clothing, the members of Northeastern’s Distilled Harmony a cappella group marched onto the stage at the Fenway Center Friday night. Cheers erupted from the audience, who filled nearly all 270 seats. Distilled Harmony was performing in a concert they hosted, themed “Fifty Shades...

Ballroom Dance Club hosts speakeasy-themed swing dance

Paul Maschhoff, an NU alum, lifts Erica Dunn, the Ballroom Dance Club's treasurer, as they dance together. / Photo courtesy Tucker Spencer-Wallace

Samuel Kim

February 17, 2018

An estimated 100 students attended a 1920s speakeasy-themed swing dance Friday night at the Curry Student Center Ballroom. The event, hosted by Northeastern’s Ballroom Dance Club, included beginner East Coast Swing lessons followed by dancing, a mocktail bar and a photo booth. Sahaj Kumar, NU Ba...

BØRNS delivers sold-out show at the House of Blues

BØRNS performed at a sold-out House of Blues  on Sunday, Feb. 11. / Photo by Riley Robinson

February 16, 2018

The ticket windows were plastered with “Sorry, sold out,” signs, and thousands stood in a line snaking around the House of Blues Sunday night. The rain didn’t matter. They were here to see BØRNS, the electro-alternative star behind hits like “10,000 Emerald Pools,” “Electric Love” a...

Gallery: Students create projects at HackBeanpot

Devendra Shivraj and Dominic Yamarone created a robotic pet called Scout. / Photo by Riley Robinson

February 15, 2018

HackBeanpot, an annual Hackathon for Boston students, took place this weekend at Genuine in the South End. Thirty-one projects in all were submitted for judging, but an emphasis was placed on fun and creation. ...

2018 Beanpot Championship in Photos

2018 Beanpot Championship in Photos

February 15, 2018

A 30-year drought faced off against 30 Beanpot titles Monday night. A present-day power met its historical tormenter. For the first time since 1988, Northeastern fans watched their team claim the Beanpot championship just after 10 p.m. Monday.  Here is the 2018 Beanpot Championship Game from the eyes...

Lemieux exhibit advocates for progress

February 12, 2018

By Kate Coiro, news correspondent A patterned wallpaper and paper mache figure sounds conspicuous, but the award-winning exhibit it belongs to is hidden behind an unobtrusive wall on the second floor of the Museum of Fine Arts. Annette Lemieux's “Mise en Scene” exhibit received the Bos...

Harvard Square Business Association hosts 10th annual Taste of Chocolate Festival

Harvard Square Business Association hosts 10th annual Taste of Chocolate Festival

February 2, 2018

By Claire Wallace and Alex Melagrano, news staff Harvard Square was completely packed for its 10th annual Taste of Chocolate Festival, which residents said brought in more people than ever before. The main event, a free chocolate tasting, was held Saturday in Brattle Square, but many restaurants in...

Print gallery exhibition stretches traditional limits of printmaking

Print gallery exhibition stretches traditional limits of printmaking

January 31, 2018

  By Casey Martin, news correspondent On a breezy Saturday in Cambridge, everyone in Lesley University’s Roberts Gallery had at least one thing in common: A love for the art of printmaking. Art teachers, students and enthusiasts of all ages gathered to appreciate printmaking work f...

Chinese culture show features KevJumba, student performances

Vibrant dancers demonstrate the joys of the Chinese New Year in

January 27, 2018

  By Kiana Jones, lifestyle editor More than 100 students crowded in the Fenway Center for the third annual Culture Show by Northeastern’s Chinese Student Association Sunday. However, the crowd quickly quieted as the stage lights dimmed for the first act. The event featured a talk ...

Fetty Wap takes to the House of Blues

Fetty Wap takes to the House of Blues

January 18, 2018

Amidst a thick cloud of confetti and blasts of carbon-dioxide, Fetty Wap appeared on stage to a deafening roar from fans on all three levels at the House of Blues.  After openers NexxThursday and De-Va’Je amped up the crowd for nearly two hours, the audience was excited for the headliner to per...

Video: One killed, two injured after triple shooting in Roxbury Crossing

Video: One killed, two injured after triple shooting in Roxbury Crossing

Charlie Wolfson

January 16, 2018

  Three people were shot at the intersection of Tremont and Parker streets on Dec. 6, killing one person, leaving one in critical condition and one in serious condition, Boston Police Commissioner William B. Evans said at a press briefing at the scene. Read the story here....

Kiss108’s Jingle Ball 2017

Patrick Stump of Fall Out Boy

January 5, 2018

  Photos by Lauren Scornavacca and Alex Melagrano