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Friday, March 31

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  
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  
The Syntax of Justice: Law, Language, Access and Exclusion

The Syntax of Justice: Law, Language, Access... 8:30am

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  
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....

 
Conversations: New frameworks for public discourse

Conversations: New frameworks for public discourse 9:30am

Join us for a conference featuring a broad range of award-winning journalists, innovative scholars and practitioners. The day will focus on the role of media...

Raytheon Amphitheater  
18th Annual Saferstein Memorial Technical Lecture

18th Annual Saferstein Memorial Technical Lecture 10am

The Difficulty and Questionable Validity of Fire Origin Determination by John J. Lentini, CFI, D-ABC

Egan Research Center, Room 440  
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...

 
MIE Engineering Leadership Lecture: Professor and Dean Jianmin Qu, Tufts University, Electro-Chemo-Mechanics of Solids and its Applications in Fuel Cells and Batteries

MIE Engineering Leadership Lecture: Professor... 10:30am

Abstract Materials used in energy conversion and storage devices are often subjected to multi-field driving forces (electrical, chemical, radiological,...

 
NUVis Speaker Series: More Than Pretty Pictures

NUVis Speaker Series: More Than Pretty Pictures 10:30am

Title: More Than Pretty Pictures Speaker: Felice Frankel, Science Photographer and Research Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...

 
Meditation with Kaylo

Meditation with Kaylo 11am

Join us for 30 minute guided meditation sessions with Kaylo!

Ell Hall, Sacred Space  
ECE Seminar: "'Reading' and 'Writing' the Brain with Electrode Arrays," Lucas Parra, City University of New York

ECE Seminar: "'Reading' and... 11:40am

Speaker: Dr. Lucas C. Parra, Herbert Kaiser Professor of Biomedical Engineering, City University of New York Title: "Reading" and "Writing" the Brain with...

 
PL Seminar Series: Simple Invariants for Proving the Safety of Distributed Protocols and Networks

PL Seminar Series: Simple Invariants for... 12pm

Title: Simple Invariants for Proving the Safety of Distributed Protocols and Networks Speaker: Mooly (Shmuel) Sagiv, Professor, School of Computer Science...

 
ChE PhD Defense: Hunter Sismaet

ChE PhD Defense: Hunter Sismaet 1pm

“ DEVELOPMENT AND OPTIMIZATION OF ELECTROCHEMICAL SENSORS TO DETECT BACTERIAL PATHOGENS FOR POINT-OF-CARE APPLICATIONS” ABSTRACT This dissertation focuses on...

 
Tools for Creating Online Content and Interactions

Tools for Creating Online Content and Interactions 1pm

FACULTY, STAFF, AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS ONLY. Not sure how to get started using academic technology? This course will provide you with a menu of options...

Snell Library, Snell Library 212 - ATS conference table  
Boston Symphony Orchestra Community Chamber Music Concerts

Boston Symphony Orchestra Community Chamber... 1:30pm

PISTON Duo for Viola and Cello BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 7 in F, Op. 59, No. 1 Nancy Bracken & Victor Romanul, violins; Michael Zaretsky, viola;...

Fenway Center  
Healing and Hope: Self Care Event

Healing and Hope: Self Care Event 2pm

A self care event with the opportunity to participate in The Clothesline Project and/or three workshops: 2-2:45PM Healing through Dance/Movement 3-3:35PM...

The ViSION Resource Center  
ZZZ's and Zumba!

ZZZ's and Zumba! 8pm

Calling all women! Come for a women's overnight at the Catholic Center with food and games, wake up to brunch, and join us for a Zumba dance session in the...

Catholic Center at Northeastern  

Friday, March 31