The Huntington News

Editorial: New housing is not enough to stop gentrification

Editorial: New housing is not enough to stop gentrification

October 10, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

In the last year, Northeastern renovated a community playground and built a new apartment building on the edge of campus in an effort to improve relations with its neighboring communities. But, for a city that is just as famous for its struggle with inequality as its plethora of Dunkin Donuts locations, thi...

School to revamp park

School to revamp park

September 17, 2015


Filed under Campus

By Elise Harmon, news editor After announcing that it would partner with the City of Boston to revamp William E. Carter Playground, Northeastern University will present the final plans for the project at a community meeting in October. The date has not yet been set for the meeting, which is the...

Park renovation neglects D1 teams

Park renovation neglects D1 teams

September 16, 2015


Filed under Sports

By Bailey Putnam, deputy sports editor Northeastern University (NU) did something this May that it hasn’t done in almost two decades: made a commitment to begin working on a brand- new athletic complex. The $26 million Carter Playground project, a joint effort with the City of Boston, is th...

NU eyes sites for development

January 17, 2013


Filed under Campus

By Raffaela Kenny-Cincotta, News Staff Northeastern filed its Institutional Master Plan (IMP) notification form with the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) at the end of December, continuing a months-long process that will determine the university’s physical and academic development goals for the next decade. “For us, ...

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