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Editorial: The hidden exclusivity of internships

Editorial: The hidden exclusivity of internships

March 28, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

There are a few concepts that are inherently Northeastern-esque. Entrepreneurial spirit. Innovation. Robot-proof. And, above all, co-op. It is not only one of the defining characteristics of Northeastern University, but also what most of us say when people ask why we chose Northeastern. When we think ...

Op-ed: Resist Trump by building worker-student power

Op-ed: Resist Trump by building worker-student power

March 29, 2017


Filed under Op-eds, Opinion

  Affordable health care, livable wages and immigrants’ rights have fallen dead center in the crosshairs of the administration of President Donald J. Trump, and people everywhere are fighting back—including students and workers on our own campus. On Friday, March 31 at 6:30 p.m. in 320 Shi...

Report ranks Boston fifth worst US city for veterans

Report ranks Boston fifth worst US city for veterans

November 16, 2016


Filed under City

By Patrick Burgard, news staff Boston is the fifth worst city in the U.S. for veterans, according to a recent study—but not everyone agrees. The study, called “2016’s Best & Worst Places for Veterans to Live,” was released on Nov. 7 by WalletHub.com and measured cities based on four factors: Employmen...

Unpaid internships: bane or benefit?

March 14, 2013


Filed under City

By Emma McGrath, News Staff With the school year winding down and summer just on the horizon, millions of college students and recent grads are vying for temporary positions that promise to provide them with valuable skills, bolstered résumés and no money whatsoever. Facing a tough economic climate and an u...

Career Fair an opportunity for students and employers

September 29, 2011


Filed under Campus

By Emily Huizenga, News Correspondent Northeastern’s Career Services and organizers of the first of three career fairs held this year hope students will take advantage of opportunities to network with hundreds of employers as they head toward graduation. Lining the walls of Cabot Center, the...

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