nercThe Northeast region is home to the highest concentration of the world’s leading universities and colleges. Universities in the region are known both for their longevity and their reputation. Number one graduate programs in business, law, medicine, engineering, biological sciences, computer science, mathematics, physics, sociology, economics, history, public affairs, and political science are all found at universities in the Northeast, according to the U.S. News & World Report. There are many well-known universities in the region, both public and private. The Northeast is also home to all eight of the historic and renowned Ivy League universities.

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2017 Regional Board Members

Olumayokun OdukaleCarnegie Mellon
James VassalloStony Brook UniversityDirector of
Samantha BasileNew York Institute of TechnologyDirector of
Kenneth MarinoCarnegie Mellon UniversityDirector Legislative
Bradley SommerCarnegie Mellon UniversityEmployment Concerns
Dacen WatersCarnegie Mellon UniversitySocial Justice
Shruti SharmaStony Brook UniversityInternational Student Concerns
Brenda SalantesUniversity of PennsylvaniaConference Director

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