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You didn't have to wait for restaurants to gradually re-open to kick off summer with a food and wine pairing menu! The San Diego Community hosted Bravo’s Top Chef Celebrity, Dave Martin for a virtual hour of demonstrating comfort food classics. They said, "Yes, Chef!" as they were guided through the preparation of a 3-course meal without the wait. These dishes could also be prepared using an Instant Pot to fit everyone's scheduling needs. Whether you were looking to wow dinner guests, or simply up your game in the kitchen, there was a place for everyone to join in on the fun.
Professor Alicia Modestino presented on her work with the City of Boston to ensure that its critical summer youth employment program could safely continue during this summer of COVID-19. Learn about this work and her research on the economy and youth employment. This was the first session of a professor series titled: Confronting Global Challenges […]
The Northeastern School of Law presented a spotlight on Betty Francisco, L’98, entrepreneur, business executive, attorney and community leader. This event was part of the Zoomin' in On series featuring an amazing graduate in a virtual conversation with Mielle Marquis, Northeastern Law's director of external relations.
On June 25th, we held a virtual event to share news out of Northeastern's newest regional hub, The Roux Institute. Chris Mallett, Chief Administrative Officer of the Roux Institute and Senior Vice Chancellor at Northeastern, moderated a conversation delivering exciting updates from The Roux Institute and the progress that has been made in establishing the institute.
In the face of the corona pandemic, learn how D’Amore-McKim’s Graduate Career Center partners with students and alumni to help them find their next career adventure. Overcome job search challenges when you're forced to self-isolate. Discover a myriad of companies that are actively hiring. Educate yourself about best practices and hear some success stories. Learn more about the employer perspective as we face a new job market changed forever by this viral epidemic.
This event was hosted by the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs (SPPUA) at Northeastern. Every city needs to reframe urban climate action to emphasize remedies for the environmental and economic harm inflicted on communities of color. The featured speakers reflected on building a national climate justice agenda to support cities. The speakers included professor and climate author Joan Fitzgerald, activist and journalist Julian Brave NoiseCat, and author and award-winning journalist Derrick Jackson. Ted Landsmark, Director of the SPPUA Dukakis Center, was the moderator.
Black Health Matters is a student-led contact-a-thon fundraiser to raise money for grassroots organizations dedicated to improving the health of Black and LGBTQ+ communities led by Northeastern University Global Health Initiative (NUGHI) in partnership with several other student organizations.
The Northeastern School of Law presented a spotlight on Leocadia Zak, L’82, president of Agnes Scott College. This event was part of the Zoomin' in On series featuring an amazing graduate in a virtual conversation with Mielle Marquis, Northeastern Law's director of external relations.
This was part of a special series on the impact of COVID-19 around the world. We leveraged our global network to explore risks, challenges and good practices for preparedness, responsiveness, effectiveness and responsibility in dealing with the public health and economic crisis, and what the future holds in a post-pandemic world. Our third session focused […]
School of Nursing Assistant Dean, Janet Rico, and Clinical Professor, Laura Mylott, had a compelling discussion highlighting the work of nurses caring for the most vulnerable in community settings during the COVID-19 pandemic. Their conversation focused on nurses practicing in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, group homes, homecare, hospice, schools and homeless shelters who were providing care with less than optimal resources, putting their own safety at risk to support patients outside of the hospital setting. Many have faced ethical dilemmas, incredible stressors as well as grief. They have shared a common theme of professional pride and joy in making huge impact.