The Huntington News

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...

BU stands between Northeastern and ending Beanpot drought

BU stands between Northeastern and ending Beanpot drought

Charlie Wolfson and Calli Remillard

February 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 66th Beanpot final is set to be a dogfight between the Northeastern Huskies, who will attempt to vanquish a 30-year championship drought, and the Boston University Terriers. BU has appeared in the last three championship games of the tournament; their last title came in 2015 with a 4-3 overtime w...

CRIME LOG: Sept. 5 – Sept. 11

September 14, 2016


Filed under Campus, Crime Logs

Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Crime of the Week: Sunday, Sept. 11 9:51 p.m. A Northeastern University (NU) staff member reported a large knife and a puddle of blood in the first floor men's room of the Marino Center. Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) responded an...

SAID slams NUPD gun policy at city hearing

SAID slams NUPD gun policy at city hearing

March 4, 2016


Filed under Campus, Featured Content

                            By Cassidy DeStefano, news editor Members of on-campus activist coalition Students Against Institutional Discrimination (SAID) condemned Northeastern University’s (NU...

Crime Log: Oct. 19 – Oct. 25

October 28, 2015


Filed under Crime Logs

Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Entry of the week: Friday, Oct. 23 2:43 p.m. A Resident Assistant (RA) at 319 Huntington Ave. reported finding marijuana in a dorm room while conducting room inspections. The Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) responded and confiscated less th...

Letter: Northeastern is responsible for Boston gentrification

Letter: Northeastern is responsible for Boston gentrification

October 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Photo: Members of the Progressive Student Alliance attend a City Life / Vida Urbana rally in Dorchester to protest the eviction of longtime homeowner Christina Soares The millions of dollars recently committed to affordable housing in Massachusetts is a response to the crisis this state is experiencin...

Letter: NU needs to divest from fossil fuel industry

Letter: NU needs to divest from fossil fuel industry

October 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The beginning of my final semester at Northeastern has started much the same as that of many of my peers. As I prepare to graduate I’m thinking about all I’ve learned here, and it fills me with excitement for what lies ahead. Despite the air of uncertainty around my future plans, one thing is very...

Crime Log: Oct. 5 – Oct. 11

October 14, 2015


Filed under Crime Logs

Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Entry of the Week: Saturday, Oct. 10 5:45 p.m. A Northeastern University (NU) student reported that a male tried to steal her backpack at the computer bar in Shillman Hall. The student and a friend chased the subject and caught up with him at Lake Hall. T...

Shooting incident closes Huntington

Shooting incident closes Huntington

September 24, 2015


Filed under Campus, Featured Content

By Elise Harmon, news editor A well-trafficked section of Huntington Avenue was roped off by police tape on Tuesday after a man was shot in front of Boston House of Pizza at roughly 4:30 p.m. The victim of the shooting, whose name has not been released, was transported to Brigham and Women’s Hospital with s...

Letter: NU threatens Bay Area

Letter: NU threatens Bay Area

April 1, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Remember when Northeastern first opened in the YMCA on Huntington Avenue in Boston? Of course not – that was well over 100 years ago. We weren’t even a twinkle in our parents’ eyes. In those years since Northeastern has opened, it has grown at an exponential rate, monopolizing the land between t...

Baseball defeats Delaware, 5-3

Baseball defeats Delaware, 5-3

March 29, 2015


Filed under Featured Content, Photo Galleries

Photos by Jordan Mejia-Prieto, staff photographer

NU to face Notre Dame in NCAA round one

NU to face Notre Dame in NCAA round one

March 17, 2015


Filed under Featured Content, Sports

By Matthew MacCormack, news  staff  The Northeastern University men’s basketball team will face off against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Thursday in the Huskies’ first NCAA tournament appearance since 1991. NU, which garnered a No. 14 seed in the bracket’s Midwest region, has a tough draw...

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