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Chemistry and Chemical Biology, College of Science
Northeastern alumnus Dr. Joe Krackeler has kept busy since receiving his PhD in polymer chemistry in 1967. From consulting in polymers and molding materials throughout the Silicon Valley, to owning a cheesecake company, to being on the championship Team USA Hockey Team over 80 – he has done it all.
College of Science
Cheryl Zurbrick sits down with the College of Science Graduate Program staff to talk about her job as Director of Lab Safety and Operations for the College of Science at Northeastern University.
Behavioral Neuroscience, Biochemistry, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, College of Science
Neuropsychologists and Criminal Minds fans alike join in excitement over launch of new forensics club
"This club is for anyone in biology, psychology, behavioral neuroscience, criminal justice, or any major if you're interested in aspects of forensic science and other parts of criminology that aren't offered at Northeastern," said Talemal. "And it's also for people who are just interested in watching and talking about some great criminal television."
Biochemistry, Biology, College of Science
The Northeastern chapter of the College Diabetes Network (CDN) was started last year by interested students and advised by Assistant Professor of Biology Dori Woods to connect students with type 1 diabetes with resources and other students on campus that are more difficult to find in college.
Exercise is good for your health. We all know that. But here's a news flash: 150-300 minutes of it per week can give you better and longer sleep, help with depression and anxiety and even lead to better brain function in children, according to a new report.
College of Science, Marine and Environmental Sciences, Marine Science Center
A new appointee in Northeastern’s Marine and Environmental Sciences (MES) department, Aron Stubbins studies how the carbon cycle plays out in natural aquatic environments – from rivers to lakes to oceans.
Northeastern network scientists Albert-László Barabási and Alessandro Vespignani want to “push the pedal” on science and its benefit to society. In a paper published Thursday in the journal Science, they described lessons learned from a literature review of the science of science.
Biology, College of Science, Marine and Environmental Sciences, Marine Science Center
Northeastern has recognized the societal need to train environmental professionals that can connect the science with the policy. Northeastern’s new Master’s program in Environmental Science and Policy is designed for students interested in gaining expertise that integrates science and policy.
In a recently published paper, Northeastern Physics Professor Alain Karma and his team discuss the previously unknown genes they discovered that play a causal role in cardiac hypertrophy, which can lead to heart failure.