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NU community offers different opinions on midterm outcome

NU community offers different opinions on midterm outcome

December 5, 2018


Filed under Campus

By Nick Swindell, deputy campus editor The 2018 midterm elections took place Nov. 6, and for the first time since 1970, the president’s party gained seats in one chamber of congress and lost seats in the other. Northeastern students and faculty were split on what to take away from the elections, ...

RETRACTED: Editorial: Birthright citizenship must be protected

RETRACTED: Editorial: Birthright citizenship must be protected

November 7, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Dear readers, It has come to our attention that one member of our staff plagiarized material published in this editorial. In accordance with our constitution, we are retracting this post and the person involved has been removed from staff. Integrity, truth and transparency are all values we take v...

RETRACTED: Editorial: Freedom of the press must be protected

RETRACTED: Editorial: Freedom of the press must be protected

October 24, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Dear readers, It has come to our attention that one member of our staff plagiarized material published in this editorial. In accordance with our constitution, we are retracting this post and the person involved has been removed from staff. Integrity, truth and transparency are all values we take v...

Campus political groups encourage students to vote

Campus political groups encourage students to vote

October 18, 2018


Filed under Campus

Editor’s Note: Claire Wallace, The News’ deputy lifestyle editor, is the political director for Northeastern University College Democrats. She in no way contributed to the production of this article. By Nick Hirano, deputy campus editor It may come as a surprise, but Northeastern’s political clubs are...

Editorial: We need to vote

Editorial: We need to vote

October 17, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

In the United States, a country celebrated for its democracy, it is surprising how few people engage in the civic responsibility of voting. In fact, the United States ranks 31st out of 35 developed countries in voter turnout — a statistic that we, as college-educated students, have the power to chan...

An open letter to Aoun about voting

An open letter to Aoun about voting

October 17, 2018


Filed under Op-eds, Opinion

I am a proud Husky and Ph.D. candidate in the physics department writing to urge that you make Election Day an official university holiday so students, faculty and staff can be freed of obligations and encouraged to vote. No one should have to choose between their academic or professional pursuits ...

Northeastern alumni sweep midterm elections

Northeastern alumni sweep midterm elections

November 13, 2014


Filed under Campus

By Alexandra Malloy, news editor With the close of midterm elections, three Northeastern alumni were elected into various offices in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Eric Estevez, CPS class of 2008, won a seat as a New Hampshire state representative; Maggie Hassan, law class of 1985, was re-ele...

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