Post Tagged with: "Northeastern"

Editorials, Opinion

East Village, a luxury residence hall, opened in January 2015. / File photo by Scotty Schenck

Editorial: Northeastern must build affordable student housing

There is no need to partner with developers who specialize in luxury housing.

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Op-eds, Opinion

Photo courtesy JessT-R, Creative Commons

Op-ed: CAMD needs funds

Students in CAMD want a healthier relationship between students and administrators.

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City

Massachusetts universities that receive federal funding do not allow marijuana use or consumption on campus grounds, despite last year's referendum. / Photo courtesy of Tanjila Ahmed, Creative Commons

Colleges continue to ban marijuana following 2016 state legalization referendum

By Ryan Grewal, city editor  Northeastern University does not plan to change its Code of Student Conduct to reflect marijuana’s legal status in Massachusetts, according to a university spokesperson. Local marijuana legalization advocates have criticized the decision, as well as recent delays on Beacon Hill over the implementation of legalization. […]

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Editorials, Opinion

Student Government Association offices are located on the third floor of Curry Student Center. / Photo by Lauren Scornavacca

Editorial: Students deserve transparency from SGA, administration

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 attention to […]

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Arts and entertainment

Posters included in the new Gallery 360 feature women's faces paired with discriminatory statements about their gender./Photo by Alex Melagrano

Gallery 360 installation promotes women’s rights

By Christina Philippides, news correspondent The newest display in Northeastern’s Gallery 360, titled “Women’s Rights are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence and Discrimination,” combines graphic design and storytelling to promote women’s rights and challenge gender stereotypes. Domestic violence, unequal pay, inequality, discrimination and voting rights are among […]

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Arts and entertainment

NU music department joins effort to fight hunger

NU music department joins effort to fight hunger

For the first time, Northeastern’s Department of Music partners with nonprofit to perform charity concert.

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Crime Log

CRIME LOG: JAN. 16 – JAN. 22

Crimes reported to the Northeastern University Police Department from Monday, Jan. 16 to Sunday, Jan. 22.

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campus, Featured Content

Holocaust awareness speakers discuss importance of remembrance

Holocaust awareness speakers discuss importance of remembrance

President Joseph E. Aoun said the week was “needed more than ever” in light of the current political climate.

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campus

Northeastern signs on as Facebook partner

Northeastern signs on as Facebook partner

Northeastern recently announced that it will join 16 other universities to form a partnership with Building 8, Facebook’s new technology division.

by × January 19, 2017 × 0 comments

campus

Tug-of-war competition supports NU powerlifting teams

Tug-of-war competition supports NU powerlifting teams

The Northeastern University powerlifting teams held “Beat Northeastern’s Strongest,” a tug-of-war competition, on Saturday in Centennial Common.

by × November 9, 2016 × 0 comments