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In recognition all health professionals and in celebration of World Health Day, this event will focus on global health mentoring. It will particularly explore the necessary skills in the global health environment, the role of global public health mentoring as an agent of development, and the importance of emphasizing a global perspective in healthcare.
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.
Imogen Glen is a New College of the Humanities alumna and a senior associate at Strategy&. Imogen will be presenting tips and tricks of breaking into a career in consulting. Attendees will have the chance to ask questions regarding interview techniques, how to stand out as an applicant, etc.
Join New College of the Humanities alumna and BBC Journalist Soila Apparicio to talk about a career in broadcast journalism. Soila is a broadcast journalist and audiovisual producer currently working at the BBC for the World Service on the radio show and podcast The Climate Question.
Learn how to mitigate stress and trauma, and build practical and sustainable resiliency skills. Gain a preview into the new graduate certificate in Integrative Health and Wellness from Northeastern, led by faculty expert and alumna, Dr. Kate Tumelty Felice. This Lifelong Learning: On Demand program is now archived.
For some entertaining and educational family fun, look no further than this great virtual event! In partnership with the Boston Children’s Museum, the Office of Alumni Relations hosted a ‘Creature Feature’! This live interactive Zoom call introduced guests to some of the Museum’s favorite animal residents.
This webinar was presented in partnership with Francesca Batault, SSH’19 and Charles Allen, Director of Partnerships at The Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), one of the leading international think tanks. The topic of discussion was the IEP’s recently released inaugural Ecological Threat Register. Attendees learned about data on environmental indicators to estimate which countries, regions, and areas are most vulnerable to environment-induced conflict. They also found out how many countries are vulnerable to ecological threats, and how many people could be displaced globally by ecological disasters in the next 30 years.
Husband and wife alumni duo, Courtney Byrne, AS’09 and Robinson Hill, MS’15, MBA’16 ‘welcomed’ us into their kitchen as they demonstrated Gingerbread house measuring, constructing, and decorating.
An introduction into to a few innovative uses of AI in the fields of healthcare, computers, and robotics was presented. Northeastern faculty experts Craig Johnson and Taskin Padir were featured in leading this online program. Learners also had the opportunity to earn a non-credit digital badge.
While 2020 may have brought a lot of change to our lives, it couldn't dash our spirit for the holidays. We brought an exclusive virtual meet and greet with Santa and Mrs. Claus to our Northeastern families. Santa helped the kids get their list ready and joined fellow Huskies for a family-friendly online event. Attendees enjoyed a holiday movie and other spirited activities before each family joined a breakout room for some dedicated time with Santa and Mrs. Claus.