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11.17.2021 | 12:00PM ET

Cool Cars, High Art: The History of Car Kustom Kulture

Northeastern alumnus Jack DeWitt, LA’66, author of Cool Cars, High Art: The Rise of Kustom Kulture, spoke about the history of the subculture of custom cars and hot rods, its artistic achievements, and the motorheads who transformed mass-produced products of industry into legitimate works of art.

11.16.21 | 6:00PM ET

The Power of Social Responsibility

As a social impact strategist, Dr. Ramona Houston is passionate about community engagement and solving social problems. Dr. Houston spoke about the power that we each have within us to make real change in our communities and in the world.

07.21.21 | 12PM ET

The Current State of American Policing

The last few years have brought greater public awareness to the state of policing, including police officers’ relationships with local communities, internal dynamics and policies within police departments, and the public call for increased transparency. Watch this to recording to hear from two Northeastern University experts, Professor Jack McDevitt and Professor Amy Farrell, as they shared research into the reforms sweeping through police departments across the country. Our speakers had a robust conversation about the movement towards increased accountability in policing and the impacts on both communities and police departments.

06.25.21 | 12PM ET

Zoomin’ in on Elyse Cherry, JD’83

The Law School's new Zoomin’ in On series will feature Elyse Cherry, JD'83, CEO of BlueHub Capital, Civic Leader, and LGBTQ Activist.

6.16.21 | 12-1pm

An exploration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

We’re channeling Dublin’s celebratory Bloomsday spirit, locally! Join Associate Professor of English at Northeastern, Patrick Mullen for an exploration of the critically acclaimed novel Ulysses through a presentation and Q&A.

5.17.21 | 12-1pm

The Journey after Huntington Avenue: How Three Trailblazing Black Alumnae Found Their Paths

An aspiring news anchor turned VP. A music major now working to bridge the gap between entertainment and advocacy. A psychology major investing in her community with a bookstore. What are the commonalities between these three trailblazing black alumnae? During this virtual panel a close-knit group of friends gathered to share the role that The John D. O'Bryant African American Institute and co-op played in their personal and professional development.

5.14.21 | 8-8:45am

MOVE by The Handle Bar

From burpees and mountain climbers, to jumping jacks and more, this total-body workout combined high-intensity plyometric movement with slow-burning kettlebell strength work. 

05.12.21 | 3:00PM ET

Meditation to Cultivate Peace of Mind

Settle in for a 40-minute meditation session to cultivate peace of mind in service of your mental health. When you dedicate time exploring within, you learn to listen to your inner voice rather than the influences outside of you. This internal reconnection can help you activate the power you have inside of yourself to stay grounded and bring enhanced mindfulness to every element of your life as you move through each day.

05.10.21 | 5:30PM ET

LGBTQ+ Alumni Community Rainbow Graduation Reception

Join the LGBTQ+ Alumni, Faculty & Staff Communities to celebrate the Class of 2021 Rainbow Graduates! Enjoy the Senior Slideshow & “Graditude” Awards, hear from Senior Speaker James Lyons, SSH’21 and connect with members of the LGBTQ+ Alumni Community as they share their experiences and insights from post-graduation.  

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