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Editorial: The shortcomings of Northeastern’s student health plan

Editorial: The shortcomings of Northeastern’s student health plan

September 26, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Every year, part-time and full-time students at Northeastern are automatically enrolled in the University Student Health Plan, regardless of whether or not they already have health insurance. To reverse this enrollment, and the subsequent bill of $1999, students now have to embark on an unnecessarily...

Rising student population impacts Boston religious centers

Rising student population impacts Boston religious centers

Charlie Wolfson

April 18, 2018


Filed under City

Father Philip Dabney moved to Mission Hill well after the tidal wave of college students began sweeping into the neighborhood. Dabney, a priest at the grand Catholic basilica on Tremont Street known locally as the Mission Church, has been living in the Hill for nine years. Though many of the rowhouses th...

Editorial: Students want an end to the “NU Shuffle”

Editorial: Students want an end to the “NU Shuffle”

November 2, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

High school seniors looking at Northeastern as an option for their future college have no doubt stumbled across the words “NU Shuffle” while doing their research on the school. It’s possible you remember seeing the words yourself when you were going through your own college search however many ye...

Lower Roxbury Black History Project unveiled

Lower Roxbury Black History Project unveiled

Hannah Bernstein and Glenn Billman

April 20, 2017


Filed under Campus

In 2006, newly-appointed Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun began collaborating with leaders in the Lower Roxbury black community on a preservation project – one that would take 11 years, a task force and the archives staff at Snell Library to complete. The Lower Roxbury Black History Project, now...

Northeastern raises money for US veterans

Northeastern raises money for US veterans

April 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

By Irvin Zhang, news staff From Yawkey Way to the warning track beside the Green Monster, 3,000 runners follow a route to Fenway Park’s home base during their annual Run to Home Base fundraiser in July. When the runners cross home plate, General Jack Hammond said it is more than just a run: It is ...

CRIME LOG: APRIL 10 – 16

CRIME LOG: APRIL 10 – 16

April 19, 2017


Filed under Campus, Crime Logs

Compiled by Jill Sojourner, news staff Monday, April 10 2:22 p.m. An individual, unaffiliated with Northeastern University (NU), reported that his bookstore merchandise, valued at $120, was stolen while he was taking pictures the previous day. A report was filed. 5:48 p.m.  The Boston Po...

NUCD members elected to the College Democrats of Massachusetts

NUCD members elected to the College Democrats of Massachusetts

April 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

By Matthew Allen, news correspondent Two Northeastern University College Democrat (NUCD) members were elected to positions in the College Democrats of Massachusetts (CDM) by students from across the state during CDM’s Spring Convention at Tufts University on April 9. NUCD member Sridevi D...

NU event highlights resources for LGBTQA+ sexual violence survivors

NU event highlights resources for LGBTQA+ sexual violence survivors

April 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

By Kaitlyn Budion, news staff Students learned about resources available to LGBTQA+ survivors of sexual violence at Friday’s “Break the Silence” event at Northeastern’s Center for Intercultural Engagement. Speakers outlined the different on and off-campus organizations that students could go to...

CRIME LOG: MARCH 27 – APRIL 1

CRIME LOG: MARCH 27 – APRIL 1

April 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Crime Logs

Compiled by Jill Sojourner, news staff Monday, March 27 9:52 a.m. A Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) officer reported five men, unaffiliated with Northeastern University (NU), were smoking in the fourth floor restroom of the Curry Student Center and were attempting to flee the are...

CRIME LOG: MARCH 20 – MARCH 26

CRIME LOG: MARCH 20 – MARCH 26

March 29, 2017


Filed under Crime Logs

Compiled by Jill Sojourner, news staff Monday, March 20 12:01 p.m.  The manager of Wollaston’s Market in the Marino Recreation Center called to report detaining a cooperative shoplifter. The manager further reported that the subject had attempted to steal medicine. Northeastern University...

Sharma, Ruiz elected student body president and executive vice president

Sharma, Ruiz elected student body president and executive vice president

March 29, 2017


Filed under Campus

By Jasmine Heyward, news correspondent After a controversial Student Government Association (SGA) election season, Suchira Sharma and Paulina Ruiz won the election for Northeastern’s student body president and executive vice president (EVP), SGA announced Tuesday. With the victory, their sl...

CRIME LOG: MARCH 13 – MARCH 19

March 22, 2017


Filed under Crime Logs

Monday, March 13 5:37 a.m. A Vanguard Parking Services staff member called operations to report that there was a vehicle on level two of the Columbus Garage with a fake parking decal. A report was filed. 8:12 a.m. A Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) detective reported recei...

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