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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!
Join alumnae Julie Padilla, EdD’20 and Sharon Santucci, EdD’20 as they share insights on effective leadership and navigating what it means to be a successful leader in this challenging environment. Taking lessons learned from their perspectives as students, teachers and administrators, Drs. Padilla and Santucci will be joined by Northeastern’s Graduate School of Education Professor […]
The Office of Gift Planning hosted an informative program on potential tax and philanthropy changes under President Biden. Top tax and estate-planning attorneys Brad Bedingfield and Nancy Dempze provided an overview of tax planning imperatives. This program addressed planned and proposed changes to federal tax rules and how they could affect estate planning and charitable […]
Listen to Professor Tina Eliassi-Rad as she discussed the good, the bad, and the ugly when it comes to the usage of machine learning in our society; and the reasons behind them.
In this event we discussed and shared ideas about issues, trends and careers in the nonprofit arena. Our alumni hosts brought an extensive experience in numerous aspects of nonprofits, including advocacy, youth development and engagement, community outreach, fundraising, board leadership, resource development and more. This program included a series of two breakout room discussions, each facilitated by one of our hosts.
This virtual talk featured Dr. Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, Senior Adviser for Nursing, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Senior Scholar-In-Residence and Senior Adviser to the President on Nursing, National Academy of Medicine. In this role, Dr. Hassmiller is serving as a key member of the leadership team for the Future of Nursing 2030 report. School of Nursing Dean, Dr. Maria van Pelt, PhD, CRNA, FAAN, will be the event host and moderator.
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 […]
Join us for a special discussion on the documentary film, PAPER LANTERNS: THE STORY OF 12 AMERICAN POWs AND THE MAN WHO REFUSED TO LET THEM BE FORGOTTEN. Featuring, Nobuko Saito Cleary, LA’70, Producer and Barry Frechette, Executive Producer/Co-Director. Opening Remarks by the Honorable Setsuo Ohmori, Consul General of Japan in Boston and University Welcome […]
The Supreme Court sits atop the American legal system and frequently decides cases with political implications. How should the Court behave when its members’ views differ from those of the American public? How will the Court rule on pending cases this term? Dan Urman, Director of the Law & Public Policy Minor at the School […]
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 & […]