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!
Hear from Carla E. Brodley, dean of Khoury College of Computer Sciences, in a conversation with Glen Coppersmith, Khoury'04, MA'06, PhD'08, on his passion for creating technology solutions to understanding human behavior, mental health, and how technology can support our path to better lives.
Lee Makowski, Professor and Chair, Department of Bioengineering, discusses how we are using novel imaging tools in an attempt to better understand these processes and uncover clues to design effective therapeutic strategies for slowing or halting disease progression.
Hear from the Department of Theatre in celebrating the department's resilience and the streaming of their production of Scenes from Metamorphoses, based on the Myths of Ovid written and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman. Celebrate this tremendous feat of revolutionary theatre with a discussion moderated by Professor Emerita Nancy Kindelan with Pablo Hernandez Basulto, AMD'18, Public Works National Associate at the Public Theatre, Erin Solomon, AMD'20, the production's Stage Manager, and Des Bennett, AMD'20, who directed the production for her capstone project.
The College of Science and the Barnett Institute of Chemical and Biological Analysis welcomes you to the annual Richard Saferstein Lecture in Forensic Science. This year, our distinguished lecturer is Peter R. De Forest, Professor Emeritus of Criminalistics at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York. Hear Professor De Forest's titled lecture "Traces, Historical Science and the Crime Scene: The Role of the Scientist/Investigator."
Distinguished Professor Emeritus Michael S. Dukakis discussed an analysis of the November 2020 elections. What could the outcome mean for the next presidential administration? How would it impact the legislative agenda of the next Congress? We learned insights into these and other questions in this interactive event.
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.
Hear from Hazel Sive, Dean of the College of Science, as she talks to Toyoko Orimoto, Associate Professor of Physics, on her research in experimental particle physics. Learn how Professor Orimoto is breaking down the Standard Model in particle physics to understand how our universe is built.
Part of the COVID-19: Law and Social Justice Community Conversation series, join Professors Brook Baker and Jonathan Kahn on the topic of making vaccines accessible. This virtual series will be held weekly on Monday evenings from 6:30-7:30 pm ET.
Dianna Bronchuk, MS’19, Program Coordinator, Office of Alumni Relations gave a virtual look at Northeastern University’s landmarks—some still standing and some now gone—and how the Boston campus has transformed from its humble beginnings in the YMCA Boston, to purchasing the Massachusetts Horticultural Hall last year.