Northeastern University is a big private university located in Boston, Massachusetts. There are about 20,000 students enrolled in total, 13,000 of them being undergraduate students. It’s a city campus right in Boston where there is plenty to do, especially going to Fenway Park to watch the Boston Red Sox play. There is a ton of school spirit, especially during the men’s hockey games! The athletics at Northeastern are members of the NCAA Division I and their colors are black and red.
Famous "Huskie" alumni include include Patrice O’Neal - stand-up comedian, Jane Curtin - actress and comedian, Wendy Williams - TV host, LL Cool J - actor and rapper, Biz Stone - entrepreneur, and Reggie Lewis - former basketball player (Boston Celtics).
Andie graduated from Northeastern University in May. One quirky fact about Andie..."I'm addicted to coffee, particularly Dunkin' Donuts."
Alexa is a Sophomore from Connecticut. One quirky fact about Alexa..."I can vibrate my eyes!"
Fun fact about Northeastern University:
Andie - Boston gets its own holiday called Patriot's day which is always the Monday of the Boston Marathon. All of the schools are closed.
Alexa - NEU has a super fun event called the underwear run on parent's weekend every year where we literally run through the city. It's actually one of the best nights of the year! Alexa also runs an Instagram feed: @northeast.preppy.
Finger Licking Good BBQ Spot:
Alexa - Joe's American Bar & Grill.
Vegetarian Hot Spot:
Alexa - By Chloe.
Where you would love your parents to take you for Parents weekend:
Andie - Anywhere in the North End!
Alexa - Stephanie's or anything in the North End.
Things to do:
Night Spot for Music:
Andie - The Beehive.
Best Dive Bar:
Andie - Whiskey's.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang:
Alexa - ISEC (aka the new building with the spiral stairs) or on Centennial!
Where do you want to go on spring break:
Alexa - Grand Cayman again or probably Turks & Caicos.