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Hear from biology professors Kim Lewis and Eddie Geisinger to discuss how scientists are working to discover new antibiotics and seeking novel ways to treat and eradicate some of our most aggressive infectious diseases. Part of the College of Science Connects: The Good Power of Science Series.
What does Henry David Thoreau’s retreat into the natural world at Walden Pond have to do with our modern culture of distraction and technological immersion? We learned how Thoreau’s interest in the peace of nature was fueled by his distress at the information culture of the 19th century when the telegraph brought news to Americans […]
Learn how to cultivate an agile mindset so you can adapt to recent hiring demands, get noticed by employers and get hired. Find out about the finely tuned networking skills and virtual communication skills that are now in demand. And gain insights into how agile organizations hire, develop and manage their people.
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.