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Wednesday, February 22

Active Video Game Study recruiting 8-12 year olds

Active Video Game Study recruiting 8-12 year olds

Are you the parent of an 8-12 year-old child who - likes to play video games? - doesn’t get enough exercise? - lives in the Greater Boston area? ...

Online / Email /Phone  
Are you interested in playing some active video games?

Are you interested in playing some active video...

Are you between 18 and 25, with no physical or psychological issues that would prevent you from exercising, and living in the Greater Boston area? The...

Health Technology Lab, 214  
Calling all infants 6 months and younger!

Calling all infants 6 months and younger!

We are examining the relation between sucking and visual preferences! Please come to the lab for no more than 1 hour to complete the study. Free parking...

132 Forsyth Building  
Designing Effective In-Class Group Activities

Designing Effective In-Class Group Activities

In-class student group work does not always live up to its potential, despite our best intentions. Attention to a few specific design elements can greatly...

Virtual  
Freshman NUWell Program

Freshman NUWell Program

Are you a freshman? Interested in learning how fit you are? Curious about your eating habits? Hoping to build a healthier lifestyle? Welcome to the...

 
Mother-Infant survey

Mother-Infant survey

Do you have a baby six months and younger? If so, please take this survey from the Speech & Neurodevelopment Lab at Northeastern! If you complete the...

 
Needed: A Malayalam Speaker

Needed: A Malayalam Speaker

The Phonology and Reading Lab at Northeastern University is looking for a student who speaks Malayalam to help with the translation of a brief English text...

 
Online Research Study for Black female NU students!

Online Research Study for Black female NU...

Are you a Black female NU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about cultural perceptions! Complete two online surveys and enter a...

 
Planning and Facilitating Engaging Online Discussions

Planning and Facilitating Engaging Online...

Online discussions provide learners with an opportunity to engage in “academically productive” conversation with peers to make meaning of course concepts and...

Virtual  
Research Study for Dating App Users

Research Study for Dating App Users

Are you a full time NU student (18+)? Participate in our study about dating apps! Complete a survey and group interview and win a $20 gift card! For more...

 
Research Study looking for 18-25 year old Volunteers!

Research Study looking for 18-25 year old...

Researchers at Northeastern University are developing a computer system that will help inform people about health related topics. We are looking for...

177 Huntington Ave , 9th Floor  
Research Study looking for Chinese Participants!

Research Study looking for Chinese Participants!

The Human Computer Interaction Laboratory at Northeastern University is developing computer health counseling software designed for different cultures,...

177 Huntington Ave, 9th Floor  
Research Study looking for Couples!

Research Study looking for Couples!

Northeastern is looking for volunteers to participate in a study to evaluate technology designed to help couples improve their communication skills. It takes...

 
Study for Black female NU students!

Study for Black female NU students!

Are you a Black female NU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about cultural perceptions! Participate in a group interview and...

 
Undergraduates needed for health study in the Applied Psychology Lab!

Undergraduates needed for health study in the...

We are recruiting undergraduate students between the ages of 18-25 to take part in a study looking at health behaviors and habits among university students....

Online  
DO YOU HAVE KNEE PAIN? Volunteers needed for a research study at NU

DO YOU HAVE KNEE PAIN? Volunteers needed for a... 8am

Knee osteoarthritis is a leading cause of pain and disability in the population. Little is known about the lower extremity strength of individuals with knee...

Richards Hall  
Engineers Week: Tau Beta Pi Coffee & Donuts

Engineers Week: Tau Beta Pi Coffee & Donuts 8:30am

Come celebrate Engineers Week with Tau Beta Pi! Free coffee & donuts. See full schedule – northeastern.edu/neweek ...

 
Attention Mandarin Chinese speakers: Participate in a paid psychology study!

Attention Mandarin Chinese speakers:... 9am

We are currently recruiting native speakers of Mandarin Chinese and fluent speakers of English to participate in a short study about emotion processing....

INTERDISCIPLINARY AFFECTIVE SCIENCE LAB, 020 NIGHTINGALE HALL  
Career Webinar: Interviewing for Success Part 2

Career Webinar: Interviewing for Success Part 2 9am

The Interviewing for Success Part 2 webinar is presented by the Graduate Career Center, D’Amore-McKim School of Business. All are welcome to join.

online  
Research study for 2-5 year old kids with ASD (earn $75)

Research study for 2-5 year old kids with ASD... 9am

New opportunity for you and your child to be involved in a fun, play-based study using a new toy developed by researchers at MIT along with cutting-edge...

Robinson Hall, Northeastern  
VHS to Digital: What You Should Know

VHS to Digital: What You Should Know 9am

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. VHS technology is at the end of its life cycle. This course will assist you with how to plan updating your old...

Snell Library, Training Room - Snell Library 140  
BioE Seminar: Fake "Frank" Lu, Ph.D.

BioE Seminar: Fake "Frank" Lu, Ph.D. 11am

Fake “Frank” Lu, Ph.D. Instructor in Neurosurgery Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women’s Hospital “Transforming Coherent Raman Scattering Microscopy for...

 
Engineering Wednesdays

Engineering Wednesdays 11am

The College of Engineering holds "Engineering Wednesday" presentations and tours most Wednesdays year round starting from the Visitor's Center. This "mini"...

 
ASCE Lecture Series - Haley & Aldrich

ASCE Lecture Series - Haley & Aldrich 11:45am

Join the NU Student Chapter of ASCE in 108 Snell Engineering for this week's lecture! Haley & Aldrich will be speaking on groundwater levels around boston...

 
Engineers Week: Learn by Doing - An Exploration of the Sherman Center Co-op and Entrepreneurial Engineering Minor

Engineers Week: Learn by Doing - An Exploration... 11:45am

Come learn more about the Sherman Center’s Entrepreneurial Engineering Minor and Co-op opportunities ! Light refreshments served Presented by the Sherman...

 
IEEE Chapter Meeting - NASA Valkyrie Robot

IEEE Chapter Meeting - NASA Valkyrie Robot 11:45am

Join IEEE as we host Professor Taskin Padir to talk about the NASA Valkyrie humanoid robot, which may travel to Mars! As always, pizza and refreshments will...

 
IEEE Chapter Meeting - Valkyrie Humanoid Robot

IEEE Chapter Meeting - Valkyrie Humanoid Robot 11:45am

Join IEEE as we host Professor Taskin Padir to talk about NASA's Valkyrie humanoid robot, which may eventually travel to Mars! As always, pizza and...

151 Forsyth  
Learn by Doing: An Exploration of the Sherman Center Co-op and Entrepreneurial Engineering Minor

Learn by Doing: An Exploration of the Sherman... 11:45am

Are you interested in taking advantage of experiential learning through product development, venture creation, and venture development? Come to the Sherman...

The Sherman Center, 008C  
Chemistry Colloquia Series: Dr. Paula Hammond

Chemistry Colloquia Series: Dr. Paula Hammond 12pm

Department of Chemical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, MA Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Topic: Engineering Multifunctional Polymeric Materials

Raytheon Amphitheater  
Engineers Week Chemical Engineering Distinguished Seminar: Nano-Layers for Drug Delivery: From Cancer to Wound Healing by Dr. Paula T. Hammond

Engineers Week Chemical Engineering... 12pm

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR: Nano-Layers for Drug Delivery: From Cancer to Wound Healing Dr. Paula T. Hammond, MIT The alternating adsorption...

 
Love Letters: Performative and Biological Families in Hawai'i's Women's Prison

Love Letters: Performative and Biological... 12pm

Join WGSS for a lunchtime lecture by visiting scholar Leanne Trapedo Sims (American Studies, University of Hawai'i Manoa) on her work in Hawai'i's women's...

Holmes Hall, 270  
Online Teaching and Learning Inquiry Group

Online Teaching and Learning Inquiry Group 12pm

The Online Teaching and Learning Inquiry Group is an opportunity for ongoing exploration of the world of online learning. We meet virtually in a synchronous...

Virtual  
YOUR Education Degree Webinar

YOUR Education Degree Webinar 12pm

We are hosting a webinar to discuss Northeastern’s Education portfolio. Our assistant directors of admissions and a current student in the Master of...

Online  
Engineers Week: Chemical Engineering Pizza Mixer

Engineers Week: Chemical Engineering Pizza Mixer 1pm

The pizza mixer is a chance for prospective and current undergraduate and graduate chemical engineering students to get to know each other.

 
GPRT Seminar:Swarnava Mukhopadhyay

GPRT Seminar:Swarnava Mukhopadhyay 1pm

Generalized Theta functions, Strange duality, and Odd Orthogonal Bundles on Curves.

Lake Hall, 509  
Engineers Week: Chemical Engineering Games & Activities

Engineers Week: Chemical Engineering Games... 2pm

Chemical Engineering Games & Activities Nitrogen Ice Cream: Enjoy a delicious treat with a Chemical Engineering twist DIY Lava Lamp: Apply chemical...

 
Technology for Accessibility and Diverse Learning Styles

Technology for Accessibility and Diverse... 2pm

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. In this course, you'll learn about various technologies that can be used to support the learning of students...

Snell Library, Training Room - Snell Library 140  
Meditation with Katy

Meditation with Katy 2:30pm

Join us for 30 minute guided meditation sessions with Katy!

Ell Hall, Sacred Space  
Film Screening of The Last Mountain & post-screening discussion with producer Eric Grunebaum

Film Screening of The Last Mountain &... 3:30pm

Film Screening of The Last Mountain, a documentary focusing on coal mining and burning in the U.S. which highlights a West Virginia community proposing a...

Behrakis 750  
Resume How-To

Resume How-To 3:30pm

In this workshop you will learn the fundamentals of how to put together the most powerful resume to facilitate your job search success.

Seattle Campus, Orcas  
Engineers Week: Chemical Engineering Trivia with Professor Lustig

Engineers Week: Chemical Engineering Trivia... 5pm

ChemE Trivia hosted by Associate Professor Steve Lustig: 100% easier than a Satvat test Join the annual tradition of trivia organized by the Graduate Student...

 
GEO Re-Entry Event

GEO Re-Entry Event 5:30pm

Any student that has studied abroad or done a global co-op is welcome to this event! This will be an excellent opportunity to make sense of your abroad...

Dodge Hall, 173  
“Feeding the City: Farms stands, Coops, Food Trucks, Local Foods” – Myra Kraft Open Classroom

“Feeding the City: Farms stands, Coops, Food... 6pm

Welcome to the Spring 2017 edition of the Myra Kraft Open Classroom, during which we focus on the food system, a topic which we last addressed in spring...

West Village F, 20  
Engineers Week Sherman Center Distinguished Seminar: Technology Rebels: Starting Revolutions that Shape our Future by Dr. Bilal Zuberi

Engineers Week Sherman Center Distinguished... 7:30pm

SHERMAN CENTER DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR: Technology Rebels: Starting Revolutions that Shape our Future Dr. Bilal Zuberi, Lux Capital Technology entrepreneur and...

 

Wednesday, February 22