Can’t-miss events and activities on the Northeastern University Boston campus in June 2019

Stop by the sacred space in Ell Hall at noon on any Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday in June to meditate. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Play golf. Practice your Chinese calligraphy. Enhance your networking skills. These are just some of the events happening on and around Northeastern’s Boston campus in June.

Improve your critical reading

Looking to practice your critical reading skills to achieve academic success? The office of Global Student Success will host reading workshops in room 435 of the Curry Student Center at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 4 and Tuesday, June 11.

Learn about US-China trade relations

How are global firms adapting to changing U.S.-China trade relations? Get answers from chief executive officers at “Rethinking your China Strategy” on Thursday, June 6, at 8 a.m. in Raytheon Amphitheater.

Learn more about toxic chemicals

Northeastern is hosting the Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances: Second National Conference to highlight how toxic chemicals are causing contaminated sites, and how to raise public awareness and media attention about this issue. The conference will be held on June 10 to 12 in the Raytheon Amphitheater.

Explore the future of single-cell research

Want to hear from leading biomedical researchers about the possible future directions of their work? Check out the “Single-Cell Proteomics Conference” on June 11 and 12 at the Cabral Center.

Enhance your networking skills

When it comes to building a successful career, networking with the right people can make a big difference. Attend a comprehensive self-improvement workshop that is focused on accelerating the skill of connecting with others on Wednesday, June 12, at 3:30 p.m. in room 346 of the Curry Student Center.

Check out Gallery 360

The MFA Thesis Exhibition in Gallery 360 is displaying an interactive cross section of student work, including projects focused on body representation in video games and the relationships between humans and animals. The artwork will be on display through June 18.

Plan your career

Learn some of the best strategies to achieve career success at the Growth Strategies for Career Success in the U.S. workshop in room 333 of the Curry Student Center on Thursday, June 20, at 2 p.m.

Master your Chinese calligraphy

Participate in a free Chinese calligraphy session with artist Rayna Lo to learn how to write Chinese characters with brush and ink. The workshop will take place at Northeastern Crossing on Thursday, June 20, at 5 p.m.


Stop by the sacred space in Ell Hall at noon on any Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday in June to participate in a 30-minute guided meditation.

Or stretch out with some yoga

Yoga is a great way to relax both the mind and body. So drop by the Sacred Space on any Monday or Tuesday of June at 4 p.m. to try it.

Enjoy a golf outing

Here’s an opportunity to show off your golf skills. Head over to the Brookline Golf Course on Friday, June 28, for a golf tournament and cookout. This event, which includes a free golf clinic for novice players, is part of a series of events to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the John D. O’Bryant African American Institute. This event begins at 8:30 a.m.

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