5 hrs ago
The White House
President Obama Nominates Three to Serve as District Court Judges
Today, President Obama nominated Judge Landya B. McCafferty, Justice Brian Morris, and Judge Susan P. Watters to serve as district court judges.
9 hrs ago
IU and Regenstrief receive PCORI award to improve health care access for underinsured
Regenstrief Institute investigator Bradley N. Doebbeling, M.D., is a professor of medicine in the Indiana University School of Medicine and an adjunct professor in the School of Informatics at Indiana... INDIANAPOLIS -- The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute has approved a three-year research award of more than $2 million to the Indiana ... (more)
13 hrs ago
Sublet needed for 3 months..
Temporary Accommodation available till August 2013. The place is near to Northeastern University, Wentworth Institute of Technology and MCPHS within 10 minutes of walking distance.
Wed May 22, 2013
Albany Times Union
New England economy seen improving, but unevenly
As New England recovers from the worst recession in decades, Massachusetts and Vermont are posting the strongest gains while Rhode Island and Maine lag, an economists' group said Wednesday.
Martin, Diagostino join SeaComm operation
His responsibilities include managing the Business Lending Department and delivering loan and deposit products to help businesses in St.
Mon May 20, 2013
Center for American Progress
A Stronger Middle Class Leads to More Investment in Postsecondary Education
President Barack Obama speaks at Ohio State University's spring commencement ceremony in the Ohio Stadium, May 5, 2013, in Columbus.
Oceanographer Sylvia Earle kicks off Northeastern's Sustaining Coastal Cities Conference
Sylvia Earle, National Geographic Society Explorer in Residence, called Her Deepness by The New Yorker and The New York Times , Living Legend by the Library of Congress, and first "Hero for the Planet" by Time Magazine , will be speaking at Northeastern University on May 22, 2013.
Sat May 18, 2013
Maybe Jeanne Can Stand In
So many colleges have controversies over commencement speakers. Here is one you may have missed, Lois Lerner, speaking at Western New England University Law School, her alma mater.
Thu May 16, 2013
Minden debate over apology: why bring it up now?
The debate in Minden over whether or not the Webster Parish Police Jury should apologize for a 1946 lynching murder continues to strike a nerve with people.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Vermont Standard
Breda Harnish Obituary
The family will have a private service for Breda Mary O'Keeffe Harnish, 71, formerly of Merrill, Ore., and Newmarket, Cork, Ireland, who died at home on May 7. There will be a celebration of her life Sunday, June 2 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Brandon Inn.
The Orlando Sentinel
World science map grim for Latin America
The highly respected Nature Scientific Reports journal has just published a map of the world's leading science cities, and it looks pretty bad for emerging countries: It shows the planet's northern hemisphere full of lights, and the south almost solidly dark.
Tue May 14, 2013
Usability testing plays a critical role in developing all kinds of products, from your TV's remote control to the GPS in your car, to the medical device that may one day save your life.
Beacon Hill Times
Shapiro to Be Keynote Speaker at BHCA Meeting
Barbara Shapiro will speak at the Beacon Hill Civic Association's 91st Annual Meeting on May 20 with an engaging talk about her widely acclaimed novel, The Art Forger.
Bombing victim gets firefighter escort home
North End resident Roseann Sdoia had an above-the-knee amputation of her right leg following trauma she suffered in the April 15 terrorist attack.
The future of Plan B
The Obama administration and federal courts are wrangling over changes to the regulations governing access to emergency contraceptives.
Mon May 13, 2013
Boundless reports that its online textbooks are popular at BU, Northeastern
Boston online textbook startup Boundless said Monday that Boston University and Northeastern University are both seeing a high degree of usage of its online materials for courses including accounting and psychology.
The Block Island Times
Melissa Sue Milner, daughter of David Milner and Ginger Milner of Block Island, graduated from Northeastern University in Boston with a Bachelors of Arts in Computer Engineering on May 3, 2013.
R & D
A silky spin on protective armor
At seven times the toughness of Kevlar, a silk produced by the Caerostris darwini spider of Madagascar is more robust than any other material-synthetic or natural.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Miami Herald
Andres Oppenheimer: World science map grim for Latin America
The highly respected Nature Scientific Reports journal has just published a map of the world's leading science cities, and it looks pretty bad for emerging countries: it shows the planet's northern hemisphere full of lights, and the south almost solidly dark.
Fri May 10, 2013
In Mass., only 1 in 4 teens expected to land a job this summer
This summer, only one in four teens between the ages of 16 and 19 is projected to find a job, according to a report by the Center for Labor Market Studies at Northeastern University.