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Editorial: Students deserve transparency from SGA, administration

Editorial: Students deserve transparency from SGA, administration

March 30, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

  Student Government Association (SGA) elections this year were contentious and dramatic. They entered the spotlight in a way that most of us at The Huntington News haven’t seen in our time at Northeastern. Though election results have now been released, it is far from time to stop paying a...

DivestNU promises to escalate campaign

DivestNU promises to escalate campaign

October 19, 2016


Filed under Campus, Featured Content

By Julia Preszler, news correspondent Members in DivestNU, the student group calling on the university to divest its endowment from the fossil fuel industry, said they planned to escalate their campaign after meeting with members of Northeastern’s Senior Leadership (SLT) team Tuesday morning.  Four ...

Letter-writing campaign supports Northeastern education for inmates

Letter-writing campaign supports Northeastern education for inmates

December 3, 2015


Filed under Campus

By Cassidy DeStefano, news correspondent A letter-writing campaign that launched in late November is advocating for Northeastern University (NU) to join other higher-education institutions in eventually offering degree and certificate programs to inmates. Third-year students Erin Hock and Kailyn ...

NU sexual assault survey released

NU sexual assault survey released

October 1, 2015


Filed under Campus, Featured Content

By Anmolpreet Kandola and Elise Harmon, news staff Almost a year after Northeastern University conducted a survey on sexual assault and misconduct on campus, the Office for Student Affairs released the results Wednesday afternoon. The Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault Northeastern, sent to random students last October, was mandated by the ...

Snow poses added challenge for students with disabilities

February 21, 2013


Filed under Campus

By Raffaela Kenny-Cincotta, News Staff After a blizzard dumped two feet of snow on Boston in early February, students and faculty bundled in winter coats and laced up their boots to embark on the frosty trudge to class. For those members of the Northeastern community with physical disabilities, a storm ...

Univ. to offer cessation program for smokers

January 31, 2013


Filed under Campus

By Mary Whitfill, News Staff In an effort to obtain student support and hear opposing arguments, the smoke-free campus initiative committee held a question and answer panel on Tuesday, and the university announced a new smoking cessation program for students. Led by Bouvé College of Health Science...

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