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NU TEDx showcases speakers from community

NU TEDx showcases speakers from community

March 27, 2018


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By Morgan Lloyd, campus editor Students, professors, alumni and Boston residents spoke on topics ranging from art history to regenerative biology during TEDxNortheasternU, held in the Raytheon Amphitheater March 18. The event, with the theme “Wait, Why?”, was based around the idea of TEDx, a...

Spiritual advisor guides NU community in art of being

Spiritual advisor guides NU community in art of being

November 3, 2016


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By Caroline Boschetto, news staff Dance floors, psychiatric units, intensive care units, community centers and forests are all spiritual classrooms to Harrison Blum. Since Blum became Northeastern’s Buddhist spiritual advisor and mindfulness program director four years ago, the university’...

Event Calendar: Mar. 31 – Apr. 6

Event Calendar: Mar. 31 – Apr. 6

March 31, 2016


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

By Sahan Weerakoon, deputy A & E editor Event of the Week: Wednesday, April 6 Experience a new kind of group meditation at Swet Studio. Participants of of the class, Levitation, will be suspended from a hammock and guided through stretching and controlled breathing to a state of peace. Medit...

Meditation startup relaxes users

Meditation startup relaxes users

January 28, 2015


Filed under Campus, Featured Content

  By Julia Barnes, news correspondent  Lars King, a third-year entrepreneurship and marketing major, is helping people ring in the New Year with less stress, improved memory and increased happiness. After his last startup, “Year of Motivation,” King recently launched “Daily Meditat...

Event Calendar: Nov. 21-27

Event Calendar: Nov. 21-27

November 20, 2013


Filed under Lifestyle

Compiled by Rebecca Sirull, News Staff Entry of the Week: Wednesday, Nov. 27 Different cultures have never been this delicious. Enjoy the convergence of the Jewish festival of lights and the American day of thanks at the Beat Hotel’s Thanksgivukkah celebration. Taking place on the eve of Thanksgiving,...

Laughter meditation, a trend in relaxation

February 24, 2011


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By Dani Wong, News Correspondent “Laughter” and “meditation” aren’t typically used in the same sentence. The latter term conjures up ideas of relaxation and Zen – a time to take a break and tune into one’s inner conscious. But laughter meditation takes a different approach on the traditional...

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