Empowerfest preview for faculty, staff

Fac­ulty and staff are invited to a spe­cial pre­view of Empowerfest on Friday from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Cabot Center, an event that cel­e­brates the university-​​wide launch of Northeastern’s $1 bil­lion Empower campaign.

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Why emerging markets are slowing down

Emerging mar­kets are cur­rently expe­ri­encing an eco­nomic slow­down, according to scholars and busi­ness leaders who spoke at the fifth annual Emerging Mar­kets Sym­po­sium on Tuesday at North­eastern.

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Big data’s role in business innovation

A tweet. A product review on Amazon​.com. A Face­book pic­ture with a loca­tion stamp. All of these rep­re­sent dig­ital foot­prints left behind by online users, and col­lec­tively amount to large data sets—or so called “big data”—that researchers use to ana­lyze human behavior and social trends.

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Ralph W. Tyler Award

Professor Joseph Raelin and his co-authors receive Ralph W. Tyler Award

Joseph Raelin, along with his six co-authors including Rachelle Reisberg, Director of the Women in Engineering Program at Northeastern, are recipients of the Ralph W. Tyler Award for Outstanding and Distinguished Research and Publication in the Field of Cooperative Education, Internships, and Work-Integrated Learning.

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