News from the Research Commons


May 25, 2018

3MT Finalist Spotlight: Benjamin Beach

Diversion Programs in the Juvenile Justice System School of Social Work, Master of Social Work (MSW) Ben Beach began his career as a public servant at age fourteen. As the brother of a teen who had been arrested and detained, Ben was inspired to serve as an advocate for other teenagers who had been arrested….

March 7, 2018

Scholars’ Studio Spotlight: Ashley Arrington on Law Librarianship

Ashley doesn’t know if she would be becoming a law librarian if it was not for her research. A Texas native, Ashley received her J.D. from Texas A&M University and then proceeded to get her advanced law degree from Northeastern. While in Boston she met her mentor, Jootaek (Juice) Lee, a senior law librarian who…

November 13, 2017

Spotlight on: Whiteboard Competition in the Research Commons!

Have you been following our whiteboard competitions that has been happening this fall in the Research Commons? We listened to your feedback Last year, Research Commons users provided excellent feedback, including that there was a need for new whiteboards. Over the summer, we installed fresh new whiteboards in all the green areas (along with many…