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Thursday, March 30

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  
Back on My Feet Boston Healthy Food Healthy You

Back on My Feet Boston Healthy Food Healthy You

Looking for volunteers who are interested in food & fitness and want to give back to their community! On Friday, April 7th from 10am-12pm, Northeastern’s...

YMCA  
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  
Culture Brain Study

Culture Brain Study

Sign up for a study examining emotion processing in Mandarin speakers; We will measure your neural responses using light-based technology. You must be...

 
Making Judgments of Others

Making Judgments of Others

Earn $15 for less than 90 minutes! We are studying how people make judgments about other people whom they see on video. You will watch short videos, make...

Nightingale Hall  
Northeastern University Study on Media Use among Autistic Children and Families

Northeastern University Study on Media Use...

Dr. Meryl Alper, an Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at Northeastern University, is recruiting families in the Greater Boston area to take part...

 
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...

 
Research Study for Black female NU students!

Research 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 an individual or group...

 
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...

 
Special Spirit Basketball Game

Special Spirit Basketball Game

Ready for some fun? We are back for our second year! Northeastern University will host second annual Special Spirit Basketball Game! Two local Massachusetts...

Cabot, Solomon Court  
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  
Career by Design Webinar: Know Your Worth: Negotiating Your Next Job Offer

Career by Design Webinar: Know Your Worth:... 9am

Get prepared to skillfully negotiate salary with negotiation expert and human resources professional, Ashley Paré, AGS’09, This interactive webinar will...

Online  
Green Infrastructure for Coastal Resilience

Green Infrastructure for Coastal Resilience 9am

This free, full day training will introduce fundamental green infrastructure concepts and practices that can play a critical role in making Massachusett’s...

Northeastern University Marine Science Center, Murphy Bunker  
Receive $300 for a research study.

Receive $300 for a research study. 9am

See this flyer for study information: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BxXAQzJODNhray01M0xzWHlVMEk If you are interested, please email the address below....

 
Participate in a research study about the meaning of life and eating, exercise, & body image

Participate in a research study about the... 10am

Are you a NEU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about the meaning of life and eating, exercise, and body image! Complete an online...

 
Students as Makers: Learning that Lasts

Students as Makers: Learning that Lasts 11:45am

Assignments that challenge students to create original and lasting work are meaningful and memorable long after the completion of the course. Such work can...

215 Snell Library  
BIotech Entrepreneurs Bootcamp

BIotech Entrepreneurs Bootcamp 12pm

It's that time of year again...BOOTCAMP SEASON is coming up! This spring semester, the Biotech Entrepreneurs will be hosting the second annual Biotech...

West Village, 010  
COE Junior Faculty Mentoring Event: Effective Presentations

COE Junior Faculty Mentoring Event: Effective... 12pm

Open to all faculty. Lunch will be provided.

 
Faculty Mentoring Event

Faculty Mentoring Event 12pm

Effective Presentations with Michael Alley, Associate Professor, Engineering Communication, Pennsylvania State University This workshop presents the...

 
How To Bake MORE Bread by Michael Kalanty

How To Bake MORE Bread by Michael Kalanty 12pm

Join us for this Xhibition Kitchen event Free Cooking Demo and Cookbook Signing Books are available at the event and the NU bookstore. How To Bake...

Xhibition Kitchen, located at 11 Speare Place inside Stetson West Eatery  
Meditation with Trevor

Meditation with Trevor 12pm

Join us for 30 minute guided meditation sessions with Trevor!

Ell Hall, Sacred Space  
BioE Dissertation Defense: Michelle Stolzoff

BioE Dissertation Defense: Michelle Stolzoff 2pm

De partment of Bioengineering Dissertation Defense Announcement Michelle Stolzoff “Design and Mechanism of Selenium Nanoparticles for Treatment of Common...

 
Action Lab Open House

Action Lab Open House 3pm

Professors Dagmar Sternad and Taskin Padir and their hard-working students invite you to the Action Lab Open House. Please join us to meet NASA Johnson Space...

 
Introduction to Collaborate Ultra

Introduction to Collaborate Ultra 3pm

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. Learn the basics of Blackboard's web conferencing module. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AT...

Online, Virtual  
CS Theory: Short Talks

CS Theory: Short Talks 3:30pm

Title: Short Talks Speaker(s): Ariel Hamlin, PhD Student, College of Computer and Information Science at Northeastern University; Lucianna Kiffer, PhD...

 
Faculty Works-in-Progress: Timothy Hoff

Faculty Works-in-Progress: Timothy Hoff 3:30pm

Timothy Hoff, Professor of Management, Healthcare Systems, and Public Policy, D'Amore-McKim School of Business, School of Public Policy and Urban...

Renaissance_Park, 909  
Meditation With Francisca

Meditation With Francisca 3:30pm

Every second and fourth Thursday of each month.

Sacred Space, 200 Ell Hall  
Meditation with Francisca

Meditation with Francisca 3:30pm

Join us for 30 minute guided meditation sessions with Francisca on the SECOND and FOURTH Thursdays of the month!

Ell Hall, Sacred Space  
18th Annual Saferstein Memorial Public Lecture

18th Annual Saferstein Memorial Public Lecture 4pm

Confronting Inaccuracies in Fire Investigations: Case Studies by John J. Lentini, CFI, D-ABC

Egan Research Center, Raytheon Amphitheater  
How to Work a Career Fair Workshop

How to Work a Career Fair Workshop 4pm

Come prep for the Tech Career Fair! This workshop will provide you with tips on how to prepare for a career fair and make the most of the experience.

Seattle Campus - 225 Terry Ave N., Whidbey  
The Syntax of Justice: Law, Language, Access and Exclusion

The Syntax of Justice: Law, Language, Access... 4pm

This conference will focus on how language can lead to exclusion and injustice, and how to overcome these problems via research that recognizes and points to...

240 Dockser Hall  
A Time of Major Change: Health Care, Public Health and a New Administration

A Time of Major Change: Health Care, Public... 6pm

Join us as John Auerbach, MBA, President and CEO of Trust for America's Health (TFAH), shares his perspectives on emerging issues and trends in health care...

Visitor’s Center  
Art in the Making of Citizen: An Evening with Claudia Rankine, MacArthur Foundation “Genius Grant” Recipient and author of Citizen: An American Lyric

Art in the Making of Citizen: An Evening with... 6pm

Claudia Rankine’s book-length poem Citizen: An American Lyric is a powerful and timely meditation on race, violence, and language in contemporary America....

West Village F, 20  
Break into Tech

Break into Tech 6pm

We are hosting a free computing and coding seminar to give you a sneak peek of what computer science is really like, and what you will learn in our Computer...

Northeastern University—Seattle Campus  
MacArthur Fellow, Poet & Playwright Claudia Rankine

MacArthur Fellow, Poet & Playwright Claudia... 6pm

Join us for an evening with 2016 MacArthur Genius, Claudia Rankine. Widely considered to be one of our finest living poets, she is certainly the most...

20 West Village F  
Speaker: Byron Hurt

Speaker: Byron Hurt 6pm

Join us for speaker: Byron Hurt, an award-winning documentary filmmaker, writer, anti-sexist activist and NU alumn. Hurt is also the former host of the...

Curry Student Center, Curry Ballroom  
Start an International Corporate Volunteerism Program

Start an International Corporate Volunteerism... 6pm

Does your work make the world a better place? It can! Let Northeastern University and the National Peace Corps Association show you how. Join us for an...

Northeastern University, 150 Dodge  
A special presentation: "Discover your inner power"

A special presentation: "Discover your... 7pm

You are cordially invited to a special presentation by Chaitanya Charan, a monk and a spiritual author. A short biography is presented below. Topic:...

Richards Hall, 237  
Called to Action: Lessons on Faith, Activism and Purpose

Called to Action: Lessons on Faith, Activism... 7pm

Panelists: Helen Bennett: Organizer - Ayni Institute/Momentum Community, Moishe Kavod Jewish Social Justice House Ayesha Kazmi - Community Organizer -...

John D. O'Bryant African-American Institute, 2nd Floor Study Space  
A Changed Life

A Changed Life 8pm

A discussion lead by Tim Leary (Interim Director of Graduate Student Ministries at Park Street Church) on how God can change lives for better

Egan Research Center, 206 Egan  

Thursday, March 30