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Men’s hockey hosts ‘Mustaches for MacLeod’

Men’s hockey hosts ‘Mustaches for MacLeod’

Sofie Kato, deputy sports editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

It was 2013 when Wade MacLeod’s life changed forever. While playing for the American Hockey League’s Springfield Falcons, MacLeod had a seizure on the ice, symptomatic of his later diagnosis of brain cancer. MacLeod, a 2011 Northeastern graduate, has now had brain surgeries for his stage three gliobl...

NU Stage Presents: Pretty Strong

NU Stage Presents: Pretty Strong

November 28, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sofie Kato, news staff NU Stage performed the musical revue “Pretty Strong” in Blackman Auditorium on Nov. 15 and 16. Through the songs of famous musicals, NU Stage beautifully told the story of why women should be proud of who they are. “Pretty Strong” celebrated the strength of wom...

Aussie rockers The Faim prepare for first US tour

Aussie rockers The Faim prepare for first US tour

November 14, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sofie Kato, news staff The Faim, an Australian pop-rock band once called Small Town Heroes, will perform in Boston later this month. Currently on their first U.S. tour, The Faim recently released their EP titled “Summer is a Curse” which they worked on with Ashton Irwin, the drummer for th...

NUCSA presents YouTuber Jason Chen

NUCSA presents YouTuber Jason Chen

November 7, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sofie Kato, news staff Northeastern’s Chinese Student Association, or CSA, introduced Jason Chen, a bilingual Taiwanese-American YouTuber, for a night of singing and a meet-and-greet. Aimed at spreading cultural awareness, CSA hosts discussions about the misrepresentation of the Asian American com...

Keller Williams sits down to discuss new bluegrass

Keller Williams sits down to discuss new bluegrass

November 1, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sofie Kato, news staff Virginia native Keller Williams brings his bluegrass and Tom Petty-inspired project Keller Williams’ PettyGrass to Boston this fall. Williams will perform his acoustic dance style music in a fun sing-along. “We are celebrating the life and music of the american icon, Tom Pet...

Review: Mid90’s modernizes the coming-of-age motif

Review: Mid90’s modernizes the coming-of-age motif

October 26, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Reviews

By Sofie Kato, news correspondent “Mid90s” is a relatable comedic drama that showcases the effects of friendship, love and family on a growing child. A modern coming-of-age story written and directed by Jonah Hill, “Mid90s” details the life of 13-year-old Stevie, played by Sunny Suljic...

NU Stage Musical Theatre Company Presents: “Cabaret”

NU Stage Musical Theatre Company Presents: “Cabaret”

October 26, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sofie Kato, news correspondent With the dancers tapping to the music, the lighting directors finding the perfect angle and the director making sure everyone is on beat, everything is beginning to fall into place. Starting Nov. 1, the Northeastern University Stage Musical Theatre Company, or NU ...

Asian Student Union and Vietnamese Student Association host “A Night in Asia”

Asian Student Union and Vietnamese Student Association host “A Night in Asia”

October 10, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sofie Kato, news correspondent Two Asian-American cultural groups hosted their annual “A Night in Asia” event last Sunday in the Curry Student Center Ballroom, bringing together a night of games, food, prizes and special guest performances.   The Asian Student Union, or ASU, and the Vietnames...

NU Rower Madison Mailey wins silver at World Championships

NU Rower Madison Mailey wins silver at World Championships

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

By Sofie Kato, news correspondent After years of 5 a.m. wake up calls and 20-22 hours a week of training, Northeastern fifth-year business management and entrepreneurship major Madison Mailey dreamed of rowing with her idols. At this year’s world championship, she was not only able to compete but come ho...

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