Donate your Dorm

// Wednesday September 13, 2023

Mills Institute at Northeastern University in Oakland gives back to local organizations with student and facility donations.

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How do you cool off? Northeastern Connects with Local Communities Through Boston’s Heat Emergency

// Friday September 8, 2023

As things heat up in Boston, and around the world, Northeastern helps communities cool down with the Hot Summer, Cool Break Initiative

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Farewell Mills Goats: The Future of Wildfire Prevention

// Wednesday August 9, 2023

Mills Institute at Northeastern University hires goats to graze away flammable vegetation.

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Faculty and Staff Celebrate Bike Month  

// Wednesday June 21, 2023

Northeastern University celebrated National Bike Month with an engaging event hosted by the Climate Justice and Sustainability Hub, promoting sustainable commuting options, providing resources for bikers, and fostering a community of faculty and staff cyclists through the Bike Month Challenge.

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Facilities Efforts Restore ISEC to Energy Efficiency Potential

// Monday June 12, 2023

Using advanced modeling and data from the building, the Facilities team was able to optimize ISEC’s energy systems and get the building to meet its designed energy efficiency targets.

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Northeastern has some new buzz. Arboretum installs bee hive, makes Boston campus an urban bee haven

// Thursday June 8, 2023

Aiming to foster an urban habitat for diverse wildlife, Northeastern University’s latest efforts buzz around their new additions: a thriving beehive and unique bee hotels, collectively marking the Boston campus as an officially recognized urban bee haven.

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Students Celebrate Earth Month around the Global Campus 

// Tuesday June 6, 2023

From undergraduate to master’s and from London to Seattle, students across Northeastern’s Global campus celebrated Earth Month throughout April. Students engaged with sustainability in their classes, with student clubs and through university events.  

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Activists, Entrepreneurs, Academics and More Gather in London to Discuss the Fossil Fuel Issue 

// Tuesday May 30, 2023

Sparking vital dialogue on the climate crisis, Northeastern’s London campus hosted a diverse conference aimed at shedding fresh perspectives and actionable ideas on transitioning from pervasive fossil fuels to sustainable energy.

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Publication Draws Attention to Communicating Issues of Environmental Justice

// Thursday May 25, 2023

The publication examines the way that Environmental Justice is communicated from the federal government, which is primarily in a damage centered approach. Three major pitfalls of the damaged centered approach are reification, obfuscation and discretization.

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