Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global, experiential, research university built on a tradition of engagement with the world, creating a distinctive approach to education and research. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools, and select advanced degrees at graduate campuses in Charlotte, North Carolina, Seattle, Silicon Valley, and Toronto.
Giving an Effective Virtual Presentation
This workshop is run by Global Student Success. Learn to prepare online presentations that will wow your professors and classmates.
SCOTUS FOCUS OVER COFFEE
Two long-time friends and professors of law will discuss the recent surprising Supreme Court rulings. Join Professor Emerita Judy Brown and Matthews Distinguished University Professor Wendy Parmet...
Mini-class: Dying Languages in the Modern World
There may be 7,000 languages spoken in the world, but nearly 40% of them are currently endangered and many of them will die off in the next 15-20 years. In this mini-class, we'll survey the range...
GSS Reading Workshop: Reading Criticism
Read any good books lately? Seen any good movies? Reading criticism can give you the language to describe your judgments of art. Sometimes, the criticism is just as exciting as the work it describes....
This workshop is run by Global Student Success. Paraphrasing can be difficult, but this workshop will give you confidence when putting quotations into your own words.
Mini-class: Communication versus Language
What is Language? we may ask. Is language a communication system? Can communication happen without language? It seems so as animals communicate and they do not have language. So, what is the purpose...
Mini-class: Conlanging through the Ages
Pop-culture phenomena like J.R.R. Tolkien’s Elvish, Star Trek’s Klingon, and Game of Thrones’s Dothraki offer only a glimpse of the imagination demonstrated by the centuries-old...