Last Thoughts for 2019

This is my last blog post of the year (the decade!) and I wanted to thank you all for the hard work and commitment you put in this year, my first full one at Northeastern. ITS, as well as each of you, has gone through tremendous growth over the past 12 months, and I...

Sean O’Connor Named Associate Vice President and CTO

Sean O’Connor, an accomplished IT executive, has been named associate vice president and chief technology officer in the Office of the Vice President and CIO for Northeastern University. O’Connor will report to the Vice President for Information Technology and CIO,...

The Digital University

Information technology plays a pivotal role in the Northeastern 2025 vision of limitless learning and discovery, opening new possibilities and creating new networks. With that said, all too often, technology can be seen as a barrier for reaching our true potential....

Partners Wanted

My goal is to write at least one of these community-wide messages each semester. Since we’re already in the thick of the spring term, I want to take the time to do so now so that I can tell you about some of the ways that we have been supporting the fantastic work...

January 2019 ITS Re Org Update

Since starting at Northeastern in July of 2018 I have been thinking carefully about ways to make ITS a more modern technology organization, to meet the demands of Northeastern 2025, and to provide more learning and career growth opportunities. I took my time to try to...