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  1. Teen Accused of Killing, Raping His Teacher Said 'I Became the Teacher' After Murder - WATCHRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    ... re and having a sense of the ramifications on their future lives," Daniel Medwed, a law professor at Northeastern University, said to the AP.


  2. UMass Dartmouth researchers developing open-source system for assessing fish movementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    UMass Dartmouth School for Marine Science & Technology Associate Professor Geoffrey Cowles is leading a collaborative research effort to develop geolocation methodologies to improve understanding of fish movement patterns of Atlantic cod, yellowtail flounder, and monkfish. The project will focus on the Gulf of Maine/Georges Bank and includes researchers from SMAST,Northeastern University, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, along with the fishing industry.


  3. John Cushing Jr., at 75, a of Lynn, business execRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... Michael's School in Lynn and graduated in 1957 from Lynn Classical High School. He later attended Northeastern University in Boston and Bentley College in Waltham. He worked as an executive for various companies, most recently at ADP/Broadridge in ...


  4. Ronald Reagan, a Presbyterian pastor and a high school seniora s projectRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... be difficult for you to believe that he's not yet in college. The incoming class (and professors) of Northeastern University might want to prepare themselves. In his senior project for The Bear Creek School, the younger Moomaw analyzes a cache of ...


  5. Inside The Message Machine That Could Make Politicians More PersuasiveRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... website and testing different combinations of sentences on volunteers, an algorithm created by Northeastern University assistant professor Nick Beauchamp was able to identify optimally persuasive terms that make people more inclined to support the ...


  6. Guns in the U.S.: We're better at killing Americans than our enemies areRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation defines a mass murder as four or more deaths during a single incident with no distinct time period between killings. By this definition, according to Northeastern University criminologist James Alan Fox, between 1980 and 2010 there were an average of 20 mass murders per year, or an average of one every 2.6 weeks.


  7. Counting Phillya s a oeMass ShootingsaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... has generally been used for studying mass murder, according to Professor James Alan Fox of Northeastern University, who has written multiple books on the subject. But as Fox agreed when we spoke, while that number may seem to make some sense ...


  8. Combating 'neglected' diseases using nature's apothecaryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... thereby provide researchers with much improved access to uncultured bacteria. Credit: Slava Epstein/Northeastern University., Author provided At our own institution, we established a center for Neglected Disease Research , and our academics are ...


  9. Dr. Jack Levin - Why Mass Shooters Do What They DoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Dr. Jack Levin, Professor Emeritus at Northeastern University and Co-Director of the Brudnick Center on Violence and Conflict joins Ron to discuss the motivation behind what draws someone to commit a mass shooting


  10. After Settlement, PHAI Continues Commitment to Ending Youth Access to ...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Public Health and Law

    As part of its mission to end youth access to lottery ticket vending machines in Massachusetts, the Public Health Advocacy Institute announced today that it has settled a lawsuit with Star Markets . In March, PHAI, a non-profit organization based at Northeastern University, brought suit against the supermarket chain in the Massachusetts Superior Court on behalf of the Stop Predatory Gambling Foundation and Cambridge City Councilor Craig Kelley , who alleged that his teenage son had been able to use lottery ticket vending machines at two Star Market stores.


  11. Boston Moving Company Offers Scholarships to Working College StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OnlinePRNews

    ... and Founder of Olympia Moving & Storage, used to be one of these students. "While I studied at Northeastern University, I earned money by working at a local moving company," says Gilmartin, who founded Olympia Moving & Storage in 1993. "At the time, ...


  12. Student Startups Getting Legal HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    ... been formed at U.S. colleges in recent years, including at the University of Virginia and Boston's Northeastern University. "These clinics are growing because there's an unmet need," said James Greif, spokesman for the Association of American Law ...


  13. Michelle Obama's misguided girl power agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Independent Women's Forum

    ... the magazine Education Next, Whitmire cites a 2009 study by the Center for Labor Market Studies at Northeastern University that tracked the students who graduated from Boston public schools. For every 167 women in four-year colleges, there were only ...


  14. Panelists Discuss Environment's Impact on HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Harvard Crimson

    ... now particularly with its materials and sensory cues," Africa said. Jesse R. Marrow, a sophomore at Northeastern University who attended the event, said he was drawn by the discussion's position at the intersection of environment and urban design. ...


  15. Building energy use metrics now available to publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Free Press

    ... rating are eligible to become Energy Star-certified. Brian Helmuth, a professor of environment at Northeastern University, said the CAP has the potential to prevent future environmental catastrophes. "They're going to happen whether we like it or ...


  16. Michelle Obamaa s misguided girl power agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Post

    ... the magazine Education Next, Whitmire cites a 2009 study by the Center for Labor Market Studies at Northeastern University that tracked the students who graduated from Boston public schools. For every 167 women in four-year colleges, there were only ...


  17. Big range of behaviors for tiny graphene poresRead the original story

    Yesterday | Holtville Tribune

    ... small pores in ultrathin materials," Karnik says. Meni Wanunu, an assistant professor of physics at Northeastern University, says the group's work with graphene membranes may significantly improve on commercial membranes used for water purification, ...


  18. Meet the Woman Who's Going to Knit While Running the New York City MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Huffington Post

    ... on all of my long runs, and it has really helped me set a steady pace when I am running," says the Northeastern University student. "It is easy to start out too fast and then realize you won't be able to keep up the pace you started at, but with the ...


  19. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | NEW: Cumberland High School’s Tenreiro Named National Principal of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Go Local

    ... both from Rhode Island College. Tenreiro also holds a certificate of advanced graduate study from Northeastern University. The National Association of Secondary School Principals is the leading organization of and voice for middle level and high ...


  20. Student who raped and murdered his teacher says she provoked it by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... would really think that youth is going to be a huge factor,' said Daniel Medwed, a law professor at Northeastern University. 'Part of the argument would be that Chism couldn't control whatever disease or defect he had. 'I assume the defense will tie ...