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October 2017 in photos

Teams from around the world practice on the Charles River the day before the Head of the Charles Regatta on Oct. 20, 2017. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University

Check out the amazing people, places, and events at Northeastern during the month of October as documented through the lenses of university photographers Matthew Modoono and Adam Glanzman.

Jose Buscaglia, professor and chair of the Department of Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies, poses for a portrait on Oct. 4, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Husky breeder Margaret Cook, LA'64, visits Northeastern University with puppies and King Husky on Oct. 2, 2017. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Doctoral student Murphy Wonsick, PhD'20, spends her days trying to figure out how astronauts and robots can work together to complete dangerous tasks in space. Right now she’s working on one of the world’s most advanced humanoid robots—Northeastern’s NASA robot Valkyrie—to determine how to do just that. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Professor Shalanda Baker, who joined Northeastern's faculty this fall with joint appointments in the School of Law and the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs, poses for a portrait on Oct. 26, 2017. Photos by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Nasim Annabi, assistant professor of chemical engineering, works in the lab on Oct. 3, 2017. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Husky breeder Margaret Cook, LA'64, visits Northeastern University with puppies and King Husky on Oct. 2, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
A robotics shoot on Oct. 19, 2017. Photos by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Ted Moss, associate teaching professor of English, at his home in Hingham, Massachusetts, where he has a hobby farm with an organic orchard and animals including chickens, geese, ducks, bees, a cat, and dogs. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Solomon Mensah, a doctoral student in the Department of Bioengineering, is the 2016 recipient of the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Award. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
More than 1,000 students, thought leaders, and dignitaries from around the globe convened at Northeastern for the 10th annual Clinton Global Initiative University on Oct. 13-15. CGI U 2017 featured distinguished speakers including former U.S. President Bill Clinton, Chelsea Clinton, and Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Crystal Chan of the Chinese University of Hong Kong poses for a portrait during her visit to Northeastern University to participate in CGIU on Oct. 13, 2017. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Hundreds of Clinton Global Initiative University students fanned out through Boston neighborhoods on Oct. 14, 2017 for a Day of Action that capped off the weekend's CGI U events. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Left: Stock image of a Google search engine on Oct. 4, 2017. Right: Daniela Chacon, DMSB'21, studies on Centennial Common on Oct. 20, 2017. Photos by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Emma Towlson, a postdoctoral research associate at the Center for Complex Network Science Research, is an author on a new paper describing for the first time researchers' ability to predict, test, and confirm with unprecedented detail how a nematode's brain controls the way it moves. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Left: The end of an event on Oct. 26, 2017, celebrating the conclusion of Northeastern's Empower fundraising campaign, which raised $1.4 billion for students, faculty, and research. Right: President Joseph E. Aoun has a conversation with Kara Miller, host of WGBH radio's Innovation Hub, about his new book, Robot-Proof: Higher Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence, during an event in East Village on Oct. 16, 2017. Photos by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Joseph Maglio, S'18, holds his dog Nina, a 4-month-old Shiba Inu, in Snell Quad on Oct. 23, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
From left to right: Professor of marketing Koen Pauwels poses for a portrait on Sept. 11, 2017. Kritika Singh, E’21, poses for a portrait on Oct. 12, 2017. Hang Tran, DMSB’19, poses for a portrait on Oct. 12, 2017. Associate professor of architecture Dan Adams poses for a portrait at Boston's Ink Block area on Oct. 13, 2017. Photos by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Students walk though campus during a rainy afternoon on Oct. 25, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Construction continues on Carter playground on Oct. 18, 2017. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Joshua Gallaway, DiPietro Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, focuses his research on electrochemical engineering, particularly in batteries, energy storage, and energy sustainability. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Left: Alex Nguyen, DMSB/AMD'18, pies Adam Markon, CIS'18, as part of the Pi a Phi fundraiser on Krentzman Quad on Oct. 11, 2017. Right: Students and parents walk through Centennial Common on Oct. 27, 2017. Photos by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Staff members Karin Firoza and Laura Glass work on a puzzle with Woo Chan Jo, S'16, and Tara Louis-Jean, BHS'18, during the "Puzzle in Peace" event held at the Center for Spirituality, Dialogue, and Service on Oct. 6, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Teams from around the world practice on the Charles River the day before the Head of the Charles Regatta on Oct. 20, 2017. Photos by Adam Glanzman/Northeastern University
Diane MacGillivray, senior vice president for university advancement, hugs Richard D'Amore, BA'76, co-chair of the Empower campaign, at the conclusion of the Empower event on Oct 26, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

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