Diversity News and Experiences

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Jul 19, 2017

GE Girls Summer Program at Northeastern Engages Middle School Students in STEM

The GE Women's Network and  our Center for STEM Education partnered to host 30 middle school girls during a five-day summer program to further their interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Jul 19, 2017

Students Receive Society of Women Engineers Scholarships

Sarada M. Symonds, E’19, computer engineering & computer science, and Elizabeth Wig, E’20, electrical engineering, were each recently awarded $5,000 SWE scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

May 08, 2017

Reflecting Back

Recent ECE Alum Liane Wong, E’17, reflects on her experiences while at Northeastern. Liane Wong, BS, Electrical Engineering, 2017, is a well rounded student. She completed three co-ops in the engineering industry, participated in a service-learning program to Belize, where she worked to empower local farmers, and served as co-chair of the Asian American Center’s […]

Electrical & Computer Engineering

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