The Huntington News

Editorial: Giving Day doesn’t give, it takes

Editorial: Giving Day doesn’t give, it takes

April 18, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Between service days, alternative spring breaks and yearlong outreach programs, Northeastern boasts many opportunities for students to practice philanthropy. The university proudly advertises events designed to foster a sense of community spirit.  Giving Day is an annual event heavily marketed by...

Students collect donations for Puerto Rico relief

Students collect donations for Puerto Rico relief

October 4, 2017


Filed under Campus

By Julia Preszler, campus news editor Puerto Rican students have mobilized at Northeastern to collect monetary donations and necessary supplies to aid relief efforts on the island after it was devastated by Hurricane Maria Sept. 20. The coalition of Northeastern students, led by fourth-year marketing and interac...

Op-Ed: Co-op provides opportunity for philanthropy

Op-Ed: Co-op provides opportunity for philanthropy

December 1, 2016


Filed under Opinion

There is perhaps no more exciting time in a Northeastern student’s life than when they receive an offer for a co-op position. Co-op is an incredible program that gives students invaluable real-world work experience. In addition to the work experience, most co-ops also often come with a decent salary...

Historic campaign targets wealthy donors

December 5, 2013


Filed under Campus

By Todd Feathers, News Staff On a Thursday afternoon in October, Jack Grinold tucked into a free steak lunch at the $6.2 million estate Northeastern owns and operates in Weston. The mansion, known as Henderson House, was donated to the university in 1961 by a former trustee. It has gone on to serve as...

Supreme Court to hear new campaign finance case

Supreme Court to hear new campaign finance case

December 4, 2013


Filed under City

By Mary Whitfill, News Staff An audible sigh escaped the lips of Mike Lake as he straightened his red tie and adjusted his smile, one he’d been wearing for three and a half hours by the end of his fundraiser at the Cafeteria Boston on Nov. 6. As he greeted potential voters and answered qu...

Letter: Debunking the myths of the senior gift

March 20, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Unlike that of other colleges and universities, the goal of the Northeastern Senior Gift Drive is not to raise funds to erect a new monument, statue or plaque on campus to commemorate the class of 2013. At Northeastern, we are encouraged to give to what we love, whether that’s our student organizat...

The student newspaper of Northeastern University
Donations