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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

City

Activists talk US housing policy at Jamaica Plain church

Activists talk US housing policy at Jamaica Plain church

Activists talked about HUD Secretary nominee Ben Carson, civic engagement and grassroots political activism throughout President Donald Trump’s administration.

by × February 8, 2017 × 0 comments

Cartoons, Opinion

cartoon by David London

Cartoon: Off-campus housing

  Editorial illustration by David London.

by × September 8, 2016 × 1 comment

City, Featured Content

A year later, displaced homeless seek change

A year later, displaced homeless seek change

A year after the closure of the Long Island Bridge forced 700 people out of the island’s homeless shelter and drug treatment facilities, protesters gathered at City Hall to demand more support for Boston’s homeless population.

by × October 15, 2015 × 1 comment

Columns, Opinion

Fixing Boston homelessness requires systematic changes

Fixing Boston homelessness requires systematic changes

By Sean Connolly, Editorial Section Editor  On Sunday, Oct. 4, Northeastern’s Resident Student Association (RSA) began a Homelessness Awareness Week to bring attention to the extreme problem of homelessness in Boston. The timing is appropriate, as this Thursday is the one-year anniversary of the closure of Boston’s Long Island Bridge. […]

by × October 7, 2015 × 1 comment

City

Company aims to simplify home search process

Company aims to simplify home search process

Before Nike John founded fledgling real estate startup Vibe Residential, the Northeastern University alumna honed her business skills at a lemonade stand, stationing younger friends and neighborhood children nearby as marketing tools.

by × September 24, 2015 × 77 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: Housing inequities unfair

As a freshman, I wasn’t expecting much when it came to dorms. Being at the bottom of the totem pole in most cases means living in lesser-quality housing than the upperclassmen. Needless to say, I was blown away when I walked into International Village this past September. It was almost […]

by × February 26, 2015 × 2 comments