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Jae M. Williams, the Dean's Medal Speaker at the podium at the May 2022 CPS Doctoral Hooding Ceremony. Photo by Heratch Ekmekijan

‘I Want To Be Able To Change Things at Scale’

In his work as an educator and an advocate for social justice, Dean’s Medal Award Winner Jae Williams harnesses the power of story.

Northeastern and Code Fellows Partner to Provide New Pathways to Bachelor’s Degrees in Information Technology

Code Fellows is partnering with Northeastern University College of Professional Studies to provide learners from any background a pathway to obtain their Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology.

CPS Launches Master’s Degree in Applied Logistics

In an era of disruption, new credential will position graduates for success in diverse markets.

Cynthia Thin, Class of 2023, speaks at the 2022 CPS Scholarship Reception. Photo by Aram Boghosian

Annual Undergraduate Scholarship Reception Honors Students, Benefactors

The College of Professional Studies celebrates 224 undergraduate students who received scholarships totaling $421,000 for the 2022-2023 academic year, thanks to the generosity of alumni and friends of Northeastern.

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Northeastern Named Program of the Year

The Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate has selected Northeastern’s Doctor of Education degree as its “program of the year” for 2022-2023. Read more.

CPS Digital Media grad student Daria Koshkina. Photo by Alyssa Stone/Northeastern University

Northeastern Grad Student Puts Together Art Auction for Ukraine

A CPS digital media graduate student organized an online auction that showcases artwork of Ukrainian artists and will benefit two non-profit organizations that provide humanitarian aid to Ukrainians.

Northeastern teaching professor Kristen Lee poses for a portrait in ISEC holding her recently published book, Worth the Risk: How to Microdose Bravery to Grow Resilience, Connect more and Offer Yourself to the World. Photo by Alyssa Stone/Northeastern University

Feeling Overwhelmed? Try Microdosing Bravery

CPS behavioral science professor and psychotherapist Kristen Lee recently published her newest book, Worth the Risk: How to Microdose Bravery to Grow Resilience, Connect more and Offer Yourself to the World.

Karen Reiss-Medwed outside the Catholic Center on St. Stephen Street in Boston. Photo by Alyssa Stone/Northeastern University

What Freedom of Religion Should Look Like in Public Schools After a Recent Supreme Court Decision?

Following the Supreme Court’s decision in Kennedy v Bremerton School District, CPS education experts agree that K-12 schools need to do better in recognizing and honoring the identities of students who belong to religious minorities.

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Professor Ted Miller Discusses His Recent Biography of Robert Welch on NPR

Conversation explores the historical seeds of right-wing conspiracy theories. Read more.

Is There a New Labor Movement Afoot in the US?

Former top advisor to President Biden and Distinguished Professor of the Practice Seth Harris weighs in on efforts to unionize at Amazon, Starbucks and more and the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on workers. Harris teaches in the Northeastern College of Professional Studies doctoral program in Law and Policy and is an affiliated faculty member […]