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SGA president resigns discreetly

SGA president resigns discreetly

Chris Butler

November 29, 2018


Filed under Campus

UPDATED: On Nov. 29, SGA published a statement regarding Hostert's resignation. In an unexpected announcement to the student Senate last week, Nathan Hostert resigned from his position as Student Government Association president, making Executive Vice President Dylan Balcom the Association’s chief ...

Cambridge Open Art Studio Hosts Launch Party

Cambridge Open Art Studio Hosts Launch Party

October 4, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Brittany Mendez, news correspondent Last Thursday evening, artists showcased a variety of works, from photography and multi-dimensional art to clothing prototypes at the Kathryn Schultz Gallery for the Cambridge Open Art Studio launch party. The preview kicked off a weekend-long event which showcas...

Northeastern students react to a full year of Trump-dom

Northeastern students react to a full year of Trump-dom

November 29, 2017


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By Ysabelle Kempe, news correspondent As citizens headed to the polls this election day, the United States came up on a full year of Donald J. Trump’s presidency. Northeastern is no exception to the rest of the country; there is still a swirling discussion of the good, bad and ugly of Trump’s presiden...

Thousands protest Trump’s inauguration at Boston Common

Thousands protest Trump’s inauguration at Boston Common

January 20, 2017


Filed under City, Featured Content

By Alex Eng and Ryan Grewal, news staff Thousands gathered at the Boston Common Friday evening to protest the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump and to denounce his proposed policies on immigration, education and the economy. The rally, organized by the Boston Socialist Alternative, wa...

Massachusetts votes blue in statewide races

Massachusetts votes blue in statewide races

Paxtyn Merten and Julia Preszler

November 9, 2016


Filed under City

On Election Day, as Republicans won the presidency and took majorities in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, Massachusetts voted blue for every office on the ballot. In the presidential election, 61 percent of Massachusetts residents who voted cast their ballot for Democratic nominee Hillary C...

NU right to denounce North Carolina discrimination law

NU right to denounce North Carolina discrimination law

March 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

North Carolina’s state legislature passed a law last week reversing a Charlotte city ordinance that had afforded some anti-discrimination LGBTQA+ protections. The bill prohibits cities from passing any rights legislation extending the narrow provisions that already exist under state law. It effectively...

For Scalia’s seat, it’s all politics, not prudence

For Scalia’s seat, it’s all politics, not prudence

February 26, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

By Dylan McGuinness, political blogger When the news hit that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died, it didn’t take long for politicians on both sides of the aisle to send their condolences and hastily digress to their more important message: Who should replace him. As the statements poured in, each ...

Rand Paul announces 2016 presidential candidacy

Rand Paul announces 2016 presidential candidacy

April 7, 2015


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By Scotty Schenck, photo editor Senator Rand Paul(R-Kentucky) announced earlier today that he will run for president in 2016. “We’ve come to take our country back. Washington is horribly broken,” Paul said during the announcement at the Galt House in Louisville, Ken. “Both political partie...

Letter: Tyler, Helfman run for SGA office

Letter: Tyler, Helfman run for SGA office

March 26, 2015


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Webster’s defines passion as a strong feeling of enthusiasm or excitement for something or about doing something. The passion for doing something for the community we love is what inspires Eric and I, Morgan. Eric and I are not alone. Northeastern’s culture is defined by passion, both at an individu...

Letter: EngageNU vies for student votes

Letter: EngageNU vies for student votes

March 26, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Northeastern University is home to an active and engaged community, one that is ripe with opportunity for all students. Now, more than ever, is a great time to be a Husky. We want to serve the student body because we love this school. This university has come far, and opportunities for improvement s...

Letter: SJP calls to divest

Letter: SJP calls to divest

March 19, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Editor’s note: this letter is in response to the Letter to the Editor published on March 5.  Earlier this month, student Zach Ramsfelder wrote a letter addressing the divestment resolution being considered by the NEU Student Government Association. While we welcome his concerns, we believe it is...

Romney renounces presidential bid

Romney renounces presidential bid

January 30, 2015


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By Scotty Schenck, photo editor As the saying goes,"the third time's the charm," and Mitt Romney recently announced his consideration for a third presidential bid. However, he will no longer be seeking the nomination from the Republican Party. “After putting considerable thought into making anot...

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