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Are you looking for a new experience in an unfamiliar part of the world? Join us for a virtual tour of Yogyakarta, the largest city on the island of Java, Indonesia! From the rich history of the city to popular tourist attractions and local cuisine, our Yogyakarta-born and bred tour guide, Rudy Saputra, E’09, will […]
Listen to a fantastic presentation by Alessandro Vespignani, Sternberg Family Distinguished Professor of Physics. Alessandro Vespignani research activity is focused on the study of “techno-social” systems, where infrastructures composed of different technological layers are interoperating within the social component that drives their use and development.
Kickstarter, a global crowdfunding platform, aims to "help bring creative projects to life". Crowdfunding is an alternative financing option, where small amounts of money from a large number of people help fund a venture or project. This is the (highly transparent) Kickstarter Coffee Chat that you need. Learn the details of how to finance your startup through crowdfunding on Kickstarter. These founders, Tori Farley, Tyler Farley, and Danny Walsh, have collectively raised over $40,000 from over 700 unique backers. If they can do it, so can you!
Online platforms play a significant role in consumer shopping, making e-commerce a very attractive option when starting a business. Join a conversation moderated by Jake Willis with Natural Ash’s founder Ashley Cummings, and Lochtree’s founder Henry Palmer about how they built their online, products-based businesses. They will share insight on running an e-commerce business and examine how they are navigating this digital industry. This will be a 30-minute discussion followed by audience Q&A. Key Takeaways Navigating the e-commerce world and basics of starting an online business Sourcing and handling products and […]
With vaccinations on the rise and covid restrictions easing across the world, the tourism industry is beginning to recover. View a panel discussion on the impacts of a tourism resurgence in a post-pandemic world, featuring our distinguished panel of experts. Northeastern is proud to welcome: His Excellency Zayad al Zayani, Minister of Industry, Commerce & […]
Listen to Hazel Sive, Dean of the College of Science, as she talks to Meni Wanunu, Associate Professor of Physics, on his expertise in experimental biological physics.
Hear from Hazel Sive, Dean of the College of Science, as she talks to James Monaghan, Associate Professor of Biology. Professor Monaghan's expertise is in regeneration biology.
Energy justice and climate researchers and activists Jennie Stephens, Frances Roberts-Gregory, and Brian Helmuth led a conversation about climate justice and how to effectively connect knowledge to action during these disruptive times.
Creating and marketing a service based venture can be challenging. In this 30 minute discussion, panelists Dr. Stefanie Rousselle, BHS'12 and Lisa Sacchetti BHS'95 gave insight into starting and operating a service-based venture. They touched upon different resources, tips, and discuss what they would have done differently from the start.
Northeastern faculty expert, Dr. Alicia Sasser Modestino, provided insights on why the current economic downturn has been called a “she-cession”. She also discussed her research, which demonstrates that childcare is not just a family issue; it’s a business and economic issue.