Post Tagged with: "Gentrification"

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As Northeastern population grows, so does impact on neighborhoods

Northeastern University has not created housing at the same rate at which it accepts students.

by × March 20, 2017 × 0 comments

Columns, Opinion

Column: Think before you move off campus

Column: Think before you move off campus

Boston students are moving into neighborhoods that aren’t necessarily meant for them.

by × March 17, 2017 × 0 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Op-ed: Referendum initiative aims to include NU neighbors

Northeastern, among other urban universities, is a huge catalyst of gentrification.

by × March 2, 2017 × 0 comments

City

Roxbury residents voice concerns about Tremont Crossing complex

Roxbury residents voice concerns about Tremont Crossing complex

Tremont Crossing is a proposed multimillion-dollar development project in Roxbury that would include residential, retail, art and office space.

by × February 8, 2017 × 0 comments

campus

NU Real Estate Club holds forum on urban devleopment

NU Real Estate Club holds forum on urban devleopment

Poor communication and a large student population are two key contributors to Boston’s growing gentrification problem, according to a group of panelists at a Northeastern University (NU) discussion event held on Sept. 21.

by × September 30, 2016 × 7 comments

Columns, Opinion

Column: Time to explore Roxbury

Column: Time to explore Roxbury

When was the last time you walked through Ruggles? Maybe it was an hour ago, when you went to get lunch at International Village (IV), or maybe it was a couple days ago when you visited a friend in one of the Davenports.

by × September 29, 2016 × 3 comments

campus, Featured Content

Black Palestine coalition gathers for dialogue on social issues

Black Palestine coalition gathers for dialogue on social issues

Groups in support of the black and Palestinian social liberation movements joined in solidarity at the Dudley branch of the Boston Public Library Wednesday night, where speakers and participants engaged in dialogue about the similarities between the groups’ struggles.

by × April 7, 2016 × 10 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: Northeastern is responsible for Boston gentrification

Letter: Northeastern is responsible for Boston gentrification

Photo: Members of the Progressive Student Alliance attend a City Life / Vida Urbana rally in Dorchester to protest the eviction of longtime homeowner Christina Soares The millions of dollars recently committed to affordable housing in Massachusetts is a response to the crisis this state is experiencing. The cost of […]

by × October 28, 2015 × 52 comments