February 2021 in photos

Students in the Marine Invertebrate Zoology and Botany course search tidal pools for algae at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

February in Boston brought snow and spring-like temperatures, and fostered new research both in- and outside of the classroom. As we turn the page on the calendar, take a look back at this and much more, all through the lenses of Northeastern University’s award-winning photographers.

Snow falls on the Boston campus. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
A student walks down the stairs inside Ryder Hall during class break. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Health science students practice physical exam skills in the Bouvé College of Health Sciences. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Students in the Marine Invertebrate Zoology and Botany course search tidal pools for algae at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Red, heart-shaped paper cutouts adorned two tents by Robinson Hall where vendors with ties to the university sold chocolates, plants, jewelry, and eco-friendly gifts. Northeastern’s Advancement Office raised money for a mobile food pantry by offering live roses, s’mores kits, and plush husky toys. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Karl Reid, Northeastern’s first chief inclusion officer. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Members of the Northeastern facilities team install nets for the tennis courts on Carter Field. Photo by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Students Natalie Vogel and Annabel Devault, who are both studying chemical engineering, work on an experiment in the Mugar Life Sciences building. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Lee Makowski, chair of the bioengineering department, holds a 3D printed model of a SARS-CoV-2 molecule showing spike proteins on the surface. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Ralph Martin, now the senior vice president and general counsel for Northeastern, was district attorney of Suffolk County in the 1990s, a tumultuous time that has spawned a Showtime drama and a Netflix documentary. “If there's a world's most interesting man, he's on the list,” says Michael Davis, vice president for campus safety and chief of police at Northeastern. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Students study in the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Students enjoy warm weather by the outdoor heats outside of Snell Library. Photo by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
David Luzzi, senior vice president for research and head of Northeastern's testing operation. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Students conduct research in the Mugar Life Sciences Building. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
A snow-covered Boston campus. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Malav Mehta and Ritika Iyer, who both study architecture, document how light hits a model building for an environmental systems class on Centennial Common. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Alex DeSimone, a biosafety specialist in the Office of Environmental Health and Safety, demonstrates N95 mask fit testing at Cabot Testing Center. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Students find spots to study around the Boston campus. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Thomas Nedell, senior vice president for finance and treasurer of Northeastern University. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Photo illustration by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
A student studies outside of the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex. Photo by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University
Scenes on Northeastern's Boston campus. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Gunnarwolfe Fontaine, a promising freshman, and his big sister Skylar, a senior All-American defenseman, are entering the most exciting time of their hockey seasons at Northeastern. Photos by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
Students find colorful spots to study in Snell Library. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University

 

Students enjoy warm weather on the Boston campus. Photos by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University