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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.
In conjunction with the Department of Theatre’s production of As U Like It, the panel discussed bringing Shakespeare into modern times. Members of the cast and creative team will discuss how As U Like It was adapted because of COVID-19 restrictions and to give it a more contemporary edge, through a queer, non-binary lens.
Jonathan Kaufman, the Director of the School of Journalism, hosted a Northeastern-exclusive interview with Marty Baron, former Executive Editor of The Washington Post. The event was covered by News@Northeastern.
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.
Review an inspiring story on how immersing yourself in a second language can positively impact your life. From both educator and student perspectives, learn new ways to improve your language-learning experience.
The Northeastern Greece Community would like to share with you a discussion on the COVID-19 vaccine and Northeastern’s preventative initiatives, a timely event that will help broaden your knowledge during these challenging times. Hear from David Luzzi, Ph.D., Vice President and Senior Vice Provost at Northeastern University, and Achilleas Gravanis, Professor of Pharmacology at the […]
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.
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.
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.
Alireza Ramezani, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, is helping lead a team of students recently awarded a grant from NASA to develop two four-legged robots designed with the required capabilities to explore and operate in permanently shadowed regions.