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Northeastern president named to Homeland Security council

Joseph E. Aoun, president of Northeastern University, has been appointed to a new academic advisory council that will report to the Department of Homeland Security on how universities can contribute to antiterrorism efforts in the United States.

The 19-member council - made up of university presidents, chancellors, and other academic leaders - will report to senior members of the Department of Homeland Security, according to the department.

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