The Huntington News

Fire on Hemenway displaces students

Fire on Hemenway displaces students

Chris Butler and Riley Robinson

November 2, 2018


Filed under Campus

When her roommate called her to say their building was burning down, third-year electrical engineering major Natalie Luongo was down the street. Luongo ran for a few blocks until she reached home. The entire building was in flames. “It was just very shocking. I didn’t believe it at first when my roommat...

Susan Setta remembered as dedicated, passionate

Susan Setta remembered as dedicated, passionate

Chris Butler

October 26, 2018


Filed under Campus, Obituaries

Loved ones of the late Susan Setta gathered Oct. 6 for a memorial service honoring her achievements throughout her life. Setta, who died May 14 at age 69, was a professor at Northeastern for 40 years in the Department of Philosophy and Religion. She served as chair of the department for 16 years until...

Protest asks NU to make voluntary payments

Protest asks NU to make voluntary payments

Chris Butler

October 18, 2018


Filed under Campus

Students, faculty and parents of the Boston Public Schools flocked to Northeastern’s campus Friday in a demonstration to request that Northeastern pay their Payment in Lieu of Taxes, or PILOT, to better fund the school system. The demonstration, organized by St. Stephen’s Youth Programs, or SSYP, a...

10 Coventry fire prompts relocation of students

10 Coventry fire prompts relocation of students

Chris Butler and Nicholas Hirano

September 18, 2018


Filed under Campus

Residents of the apartment building at 10 Coventry St. evacuated Monday evening when a small kitchen fire broke out in a first floor apartment. At 6:07 p.m., the stove fire started in room 108, setting off all of the building’s fire alarms and first floor sprinklers, according to a Boston Fire Dep...

LightView event promotes new student apartments

LightView event promotes new student apartments

Chris Butler and Nicholas Hirano

September 12, 2018


Filed under Campus

Hundreds of students lined up along Columbus Avenue Saturday to celebrate the opening of the new LightView Apartments leasing office. The kickoff event included live music, free food and a $10,000 scholarship raffle to encourage students to sign leases for the new building and walk through the mode...

Libertarian leader warns NU students of party exclusion

Libertarian leader warns NU students of party exclusion

Chris Butler

January 23, 2018


Filed under Campus

In the 2016 presidential election, Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson captured just 3.28 percent of the popular vote and no electoral college votes. But Dan Fishman, political director of the Libertarian Party of Massachusetts, told a group of Northeastern students Jan. 16 that libertarianism is ...

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