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For Goodness Sake

In addition to building their resumes, a growing number of students are using their co-ops to build a more hopeful world…
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Published On: September 18, 2009 | Tags: ,,
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Football’s Adams Nominated for Good Works Team

The Good Works Team honors football student-athletes across the country who make outstanding contributions to charitable organizations and community service…
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Published On: August 12, 2009 | Tags: ,,
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Assistant Professor Silvia Dominguez Talks About her Work “Stopping Rape as an Object of War”

Silvia Dominguez, assistant professor of sociology at Northeastern University, recently visited Liberia to help develop a national mental health policy related to SGBV. ..
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Published On: July 29, 2009 | Tags: ,,,,,
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Citizen of Boston/Student at Northeastern: Joseph Bordieri “Now I want to give back”

Coaching wrestling at Boston Latin School, Joseph Bordieri admits, “its not your traditional community service.”..
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Published On: April 10, 2009 | Tags: ,,,,,,,
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Track ‘ Field: Track effort solid in Beantown

The men’s track and field team came home victorious from the Boston Indoor Reebok Games at the Reggie Lewis Center Friday. The Huskies earned a commanding 118 points to defeat the competition, which included runner-up Massachusetts…
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Published On: February 1, 2009 | Tags: ,,
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Northeastern University Programs Receive Grant to Educate Future Generation of Philanthropists

Boston – September 10, 2008 – Northeastern University’s Human Services Program, in collaboration with the university’s Center of Community Services, were selected by Campus Compact and the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund to participate in the 2008-2009 academic year’s Students4Giving program…
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Published On: September 10, 2008 | Tags: ,
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World Class: A Summer in Benin

Chris McCarthy, a rising sophomore at Northeastern University, spent his summer on a service-oriented educational trip in Bénin, that small French-speaking West African country located between even smaller Togo and Nigeria. ..
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Published On: September 7, 2008 | Tags: ,,,
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Northeastern University Global Dialogue Program to Expand to India

Boston, Mass. – Beginning in the spring semester of 2009, Northeastern University students in the International Affairs and Human Services programs will have the chance to participate in a ground-breaking global studies program in India…
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Published On: September 2, 2008 | Tags: ,,,
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Voice of Experience

A Stride Rite Scholar, Barbara Civill began with the Hyde Square Task Force (HSTF) in July 2006 for a co-op job in community service. She’d never worked with young kids before…
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Published On: March 28, 2008 | Tags: ,
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Middleboro’s Josh Porter, a member of the Northeastern University baseball team, shares experiences playing against the Boston Red Sox

Josh Porter can’t hit a Josh Beckett fastball. Nor can he hit a Tim Wakefield knuckleball. And two weeks ago he couldn’t put a bat on anything BoSox prospect Justin Masterson served up. But at least he had the chance to take a few swings. As a fifth-year senior with the Northeastern University baseball team,…
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Published On: March 16, 2008 | Tags: ,,,
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