The university community came together to honor the service and sacrifice of veterans and servicemembers at its annual Veterans Day ceremony. President Aoun also announced a $1 million gift from the Dolce family to support Northeastern’s Center for the Advancement of Veterans and Servicemembers that he said would ensure it “will remain a vibrant center forever.”
The university is launching a $50 million initiative to recruit leading scientists and scholars at the frontiers of discovery and innovation. The “Game Changers Fund” will target both individual faculty stars and interdisciplinary teams that will advance the goals of Northeastern 2025, the university’s academic plan.
Danielle Murad Waiss returned to campus this fall invigorated—and a tad exhausted—following a year’s worth of global experiences across Europe and the Middle East. “My time abroad has really enriched my academics, as I was able to gain many different perspectives on the world today,” she said.
More than 100,000 individuals and over 3,800 organizations made gifts to Empower, the university’s historic fundraising campaign that concluded this week. Northeastern revealed the final total at an event that celebrated the campaign’s success and highlighted the ways it is shaping the university’s future.
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