Photo of Yeo Eun (Grace) Yun at the 2019 Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) Biennial Meeting.

Psychology major earns Society for Research in Child Development poster award

Northeastern Illinois University Psychology major Yeo Eun (Grace) Yun was one of six recipients of the Student/Early Career Council (SECC) poster award.

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New initiatives help students in financial distress stay in school

Northeastern's new Student Emergency Fund and UPI's FAST Fund provide Northeastern students with immediate assistance during financial emergencies.

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Commencement speaker Maria Woltjen

Read about Northeastern's Commencement speaker, the Distinguished Research Professor award and more.

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Ruth (Breckie) Church earns Northeastern research professor award

Professor of Psychology Ruth (Breckie) Church has been honored with Northeastern Illinois University’s 2019 Bernard J. Brommel Distinguished Research Professor award.

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Activist, lawyer and immigration law scholar Maria Woltjen to deliver Commencement address

Activist, lawyer and immigration law scholar Maria Woltjen will be Northeastern Illinois University’s May 2019 Commencement speaker.

Assistant Professor of English Ryan Poll and English students at the Sigma Tau Delta 2019 International Convention

Noteworthy at Northeastern: English accolades

Read more about the English Department’s accomplishments and publications, next week’s events, Northeastern in the news and much more in this week’s edition of Noteworthy at Northeastern.

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: Future Golden Eagles?

Read about the Illinois Academic Decathlon State Competition that brought high school intellectuals to campus, the final thank-you video for the Transforming Lives fundraising campaign and much more.

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Noteworthy at Northeastern: A partnership with Google

Read about Northeastern new summer program with Google, the 10th anniversary of Alternative Spring Break and much more.

Northeastern students wore yellow NEIU shirts on a 2017 Alternative Spring Break trip while standing outside the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tenn., looking at the balcony where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot.

Alternative Spring Break reaches 10-year milestone of service and learning

Spring break may bring to mind thoughts of wild beach parties or relaxing staycations—but at Northeastern Illinois University, the annual week with no classes can be so much more.

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Northeastern Illinois University Partners with Google on Computer Science Summer Institute Extension Program

Northeastern Illinois University is one of nine colleges and universities from around the nation that have partnered with Google to pilot the Computer Science Summer Institute Extension Program.