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2023 Young Scholars Program: Wrap Up

Today concluded the 2023 Young Scholars Program! During the second half of the program, the students worked hard to create their final presentations and posters, while also attending weekly seminars and field trips. Week 4 kicked off with a “GEM Informational Session” from  Richard Harris. During homeroom the following day, Mark Casto led a rocket […]

2023 Young Scholars Program: Week 3

This week marked the halfway point of the 2023 Young Scholars Program! During Week 2, which was abbreviated for the Fourth of July, students attended a presentation from Sara Hashmi (ChemE) on “Squishing Complex Fluids Through Small Spaces,” as well as a session about research learning contracts from Pam Mabrouk (Chemistry/Chemical Biology). On Monday of […]

2023 Young Scholars Program: Week 1

Today concluded the first week of the 2023 Young Scholars Program! Twenty-two rising high school seniors were selected from numerous Boston area applicants to participate in summer research on the Northeastern campus. In addition to a research experience, this program also provides college application preparation, professional development, field trips to companies and research centers, and […]

A Summer of Research and Discovery

This summer nine students from four Greater Boston Community Colleges were selected to participate in the 10-week REU-PATHWAY (NSF#2150417 P.I. I.Zeid, C.Duggan Co-PI) program.  Program implementation is supported by The Center for STEM Education enhancing research placements with daily homerooms, lunchtime sessions, field trips, professional development, and Arduino workshops. This REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) […]

REU-PATHWAYS – Community Colleg...

Are you a local community college student? Interested in conducting research at Northeastern University this summer? We are running an REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) program this summer -> REU-PATHWAYS: Pathways for community college students to enrich their education and careers. REU programs support active research participation by undergraduate students in STEM fields that are […]



As we approach the final week in our program, our students have made great progress in their research and we are eagerly looking forward to their final presentations next week. Whilst they have been working on the research, the students have also been participating with Prof. Lehman in his energy workshop and have completed their […]

REU Power/Pathways – Halfway Up...

As we begin week 6 for our REU-PATHWAYS and REU-POWER  programs, students have now been participating and contributing helpful work to their research projects. While they have been making active contributions, the students have also started picking up valuable skills along the way. Students have learned new skills such as data Python, Matlab, and Linux, […]


This summer we intend to run another REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) site, conditional upon final notification of NSF funding: REU-PATHWAYS. This 10 week summer research site will run from May 31st to August 4th and will involve research in various fields of engineering with College of Engineering faculty and graduate student mentors. Accepted students […]

Young Scholar’s Program –...

Hello Everyone, If you are currently a Junior going to school in MA, we are still looking for applicants for our Young Scholars’ Program (YSP) this summer! YSP is a FREE six-week summer research program that will be taking place on campus – you’ll be conducting laboratory research and exploring career options through weekly seminars […]

Summer 2022 Program Applications Open...

Applications for two of our summer programs are now open! Please click the program information page to learn more about how to apply. Young Scholar’s Program: 6-week summer research program for high school juniors (2023 graduation year). Applications Due: March 15, 2022 REU-POWER: 10-week summer research program for (college) undergraduate students. Applications Due: February 13, […]

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