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See the beautiful Scottish city of Edinburgh through the eyes of J.K. Rowling. Local tour guides David, Jule, and Eden will guide participants through the locations that inspired Rowling's magical world, from Hogwarts to the shops in Diagon Alley to the graveyard where she found some of her most iconic names. There will also be Harry Potter trivia and an opportunity to show off your house pride.
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.
Learning what your values are can be key to living a more intentional life. Alumna Sandra Fletcher, SSH’00, MS’05, shared how you can make conscious choices that honor yourself and lead to fulfillment. She led participants in identifying their top values and creating an action plan designed to support a values-driven life.
Connect within to re-ignite your own personal joy and sovereignty. Alumna Stacy Hernandez, SSH’98, MS’01, led participants through a guided meditation to connect with their soul purpose, inner voice, and to deeper within to reset.
While the holidays looked a little different in 2020, the Northeastern Florida community still connected with fellow members and expand their networks – virtually. Alumni and parents from across the state of Florida participated in a lively, moderated conversation and shared fond memories of times on campus.
COVID-19 created unprecedented sources of individual, social and societal disruption. In this session, the topics of ongoing research at the Institute for Health Equity and Social Justice Research, Department of Health Sciences, and from the APPEAR team in the Department of Applied Psychology, examining the impact of COVID-19 on mental health – specifically examining the impact of the pandemic on people with serious mental illness; and the impact on disordered eating were discussed. Also discussed were emerging strategies to support mental health and well-being during COVID and to address the long lasting impacts on mental health of the pandemic.
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.
Finding the contribution that is ‘yours to do’ brings real satisfaction and the reward of knowing that in whatever way, you are making a difference. Are you in the right place, doing what you are meant to be doing at this time? In this session we explored your answer to that question with the support […]
Join us for Networked for Life to celebrate the investments of volunteer time, energy, and resources that have allowed the Northeastern community to soar. The power of networks, the power of role models, and the power of experience—this is what this celebration is all about!
Margaret Angell, Head of Partnerships and Operations, Chris Mallett, Chief Administrative Officer, and Michael Pollastri, Senior Vice Provost for Portland; Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology discuss the Roux Institute’s progress to date and the impact the Institution is having on the local community.