Diversity News and Experiences

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Apr 28, 2017

Outstanding Graduate Student Award in Community Service

Congratulations to computer engineering PhD student William Tomlinson Jr. for receiving the Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Community Service by the Graduate Student Council (GSG) and the Office of the Provost. William, a Draper Lab Fellow, has made significant contributions to Northeastern and surrounding communities. As Collegiate Initiative Chair of the Boston chapter of the […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

female student posing with a smile with landscape in the background

Feb 27, 2017

Mentoring as a Common Thread

Mentoring as a Common Thread

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Oct 14, 2016

S-POWER Program to Increase STEM and Energy fields

ECE Professor Bradley Lehman, MIE Associate Professor Marilyn Minus, Assistant Dean Richard Harris, and STEM Director Claire Duggan were awarded a 5-year $5M NSF grant to develop a "Student Pathways Opening World Energy Resources (S-POWER)" program.

Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

student smiling with brick wall in background

Oct 06, 2016

Call Me Curious: Exploring Electrochemistry and Water Remediation

Written by David Berroa, fourth year Industrial Engineering student. About Me David Berroa is a fourth year, Industrial Engineering student. He is currently a Torch 8 scholar, ROUTES scholar, and a member of the Huntington 100 class of 2015. While at Northeastern, David has interned in various engineering fields, including, construction at Consigli, water remediation […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Aug 24, 2016

Using Research Opportunities to Give Back

David Berroa, IE’18, used his opportunities in the new Research Opportunities for Undergraduates: Training in Environmental Health Sciences (ROUTES) program to help clean up contaminated groundwater in Puerto Rico. Source: Northeastern Magazine David Berroa, E’18, spent his early childhood in the Dominican Republic, far from the popular resorts and pristine beaches of Punta Cana. His […]

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

May 09, 2016

SWE Selected as Outstanding Collegiate Section Silver Tier Award Recipients

The Society of Women Engineer's student group was selected as an Outstanding Collegiate Section Silver Tier Award Recipient.

Jan 30, 2016

First Rhodes Scholarship Winner

Logan Jackson, BS Civil Engineering, 2016, is the first Northeastern University student to win the Rhodes Scholarship, which is one of the most prestigious awards an undergraduate in the country can receive. Jackson has served in several roles with Northeastern’s chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers, including president. She is also a violinist […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Mar 31, 2015

BESS Awarded for Work

The Black Engineering Student Society received several awards at the NSBE Annual Convention