The Huntington News

Northeastern alumni hold final sendoff for Punter’s

Northeastern alumni hold final sendoff for Punter’s

December 5, 2018


Filed under Campus

By Nick Hirano, news staff Punter’s Pub will give its final last call this month, as the Huntington Avenue dive bar is set to close its doors two years after Northeastern purchased the property. Campus-planning documents suggest that the property could be used as part of a student housing expansion. On Saturday night, ...

Editorial: Northeastern must build affordable student housing

Editorial: Northeastern must build affordable student housing

April 20, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

  Lack of affordable housing on campus has long been a flashpoint: Between Northeastern students and the administration, and between the university and Boston residents. Even as Northeastern plans more land development, the price of housing both on and off campus is rising. In 2014, Mayor ...

Locks and Husky Cards set to change

April 10, 2013


Filed under Campus

By Raffaela Kenny-Cincotta, News Staff Dorm rooms, dining halls and the library: For students, a Husky Card often seems more like a master key than a student ID, and soon it will have more features than ever before. Within the next three years, all residence halls will be converted from deadb...

Student housing concerns aired at community meeting

September 27, 2012


Filed under Campus

By Zack Sampson, News Staff Northeastern administrators and neighbors of the school renewed last Thursday the persistent debate about student housing, an issue that has proven critical as the university expands with little open space to move into. “There is a tension between those students o...

University official says YMCA project still on for Fall 2013 completion

September 15, 2011


Filed under Campus

By Melanie Dostis, News Correspondent Even though Northeastern’s proposed demolition of the Greater Boston YMCA gym site continues to stall as the university faces growing upheaval from community members, officials maintain the 17-story residence hall will be finished in 2013. A 90-day delay ...

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