The Huntington News

Reflecting pool reopens at the Christian Science Plaza

Reflecting pool reopens at the Christian Science Plaza

November 15, 2018


Filed under City

By Avery Bleichfeld, news correspondent As part of an ongoing construction project at the Christian Science Plaza, the Reflecting Pool flows again. A site close to campus, the pool was a staple spot to run through during the annual underwear run before its renovation. The Reflecting Pool is part of a c...

Nahant residents protest Marine Science Center expansion

Nahant residents protest Marine Science Center expansion

Chris Butler

April 19, 2018


Filed under Campus

Residents of Nahant, Massachusetts, traveled to Boston April 10 to deliver an open letter to Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun, urging him to rethink the university's proposed expansion of the Marine Science Center in the town’s East Point area. More than 30 Nahant residents protested the expansion by pacing ...

Roxbury residents face gentrification

Roxbury residents face gentrification

January 18, 2018


Filed under City

By Samuel Kim, deputy lifestyle editor Jordana Soliel-Montiero stands on Columbus Avenue in Roxbury and photographs a dynamic, changing neighborhood. She captures old buildings being torn down as the steel frames of others rise. She captures workers passing by in their bright neon vests, which st...

NEC building to be new hub for students

NEC building to be new hub for students

November 5, 2015


Filed under City

By Sam Haas, city editor A multi-story music building, complete with a public café, innovative theater space and extensive music library, is under construction near the corner of St. Botolph and Gainsborough Streets. Work is in progress on the New England Conservatory (NEC)’s Student Life and...

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, ...

YMCA residents lament construction

December 6, 2012


Filed under Campus

By Raffaela Kenny-Cincotta, News Correspondent After consistent complaints, a group of Northeastern officials met with some students this week to discuss ongoing construction on Huntington Avenue and its effects on the students housed in the YMCA. About 30 students who attended the meeting were...

Some summer construction projects unfinished as students return to classes

September 7, 2011


Filed under Campus

By Zack Sampson, News Staff Fall is officially under way at Northeastern after thousands of students filed into classes yesterday, but some summer renovation projects are still pending. As of yesterday, crews were still finishing up work in Blackman Auditorium and Rebecca’s Café in Churchill Hal...

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