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Thursday, April 20

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  
Getting ready to register for Fall 2017 courses? Try Moral Mind: The Science Underlying Ethical Decision-Making and Virtuous Character.

Getting ready to register for Fall 2017...

A new course by Psychology Professor David DeSteno, offers a scientific lens through which to analyze the mental mechanisms and processes that guide moral...

 
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...

 
RACE + IP 2017

RACE + IP 2017

Race + IP is an opportunity to participate in rapidly developing conversations around the topics of race and intellectual property. The conference will...

Boston College  
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...

 
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  
ECE PhD Defense: "Enabling Protocol Coexistence: Hardware-Software Codesign of Wireless Transceivers on Heterogeneous Computing Architectures," Benjamin Drozdenko

ECE PhD Defense: "Enabling Protocol... 9am

Abstract: In an increasingly interconnected world, there has been an explosion in the number of wireless devices in the Internet of Things. This recent...

 
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...

 
Service-Learning EXPO Spring 2017

Service-Learning EXPO Spring 2017 10am

The Service-Learning EXPO is a science fair-style event that highlights the scope of this semester's student scholarship, learning outcomes, faculty...

Northeastern University, Curry Ballroom  
Tools for Creating Online Content and Interactions

Tools for Creating Online Content and Interactions 10am

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  
ECE PhD Defense: "Link layer Designs for Short-range Wireless Access Spanning ISM to mmWave Bands," Ramanathan Subramanian

ECE PhD Defense: "Link layer Designs for... 10:30am

Abstract: Design and rapid prototyping of new medium access protocols are critical to support networked systems that are progressively reaching higher data...

 
ECE Seminar: "Micro and NanoSystems – Challenges and Opportunities," Dr. Srinivas Tadigadapa, Pennsylvania State University

ECE Seminar: "Micro and NanoSystems –... 10:30am

Speaker: Dr. Srinivas Tadigadapa, Pennsylvania State University Title: Micro and NanoSystems – Challenges and Opportunities Abstract: Micro- and nano-sensors...

 
Aaron Clauset: Researcher productivity and data-driven predictions in the science of science

Aaron Clauset: Researcher productivity and... 11am

The desire to predict discoveries, to have some idea, in advance, of what will be discovered, by whom, when, and where, pervades nearly all aspects of modern...

177 Huntington Ave, 11th floor  
Network Science Institute: Researcher Productivity and Data-Driven Predictions in the Science of Science

Network Science Institute: Researcher... 11am

Title: Researcher Productivity and Data-Driven Predictions in the Science of Science Speaker: Aaron Clauset, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer...

 
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  
ECE PhD Defense: "Clock Distribution on Standing Wave with CMOS Active Inductor Loading," Jing Yang

ECE PhD Defense: "Clock Distribution on... 12pm

Abstract: Global clock distribution design is becoming an increasingly challenge task for multi GHz microprocessors. Clock skew and jitter requirement are...

 
INFORMS End of Semester Party

INFORMS End of Semester Party 12pm

Please join us in our end of semester get-together where we will not only serve simple lunch bite but also present what we have done in Spring 2017 semester...

 
Meditation with Trevor

Meditation with Trevor 12pm

Join us for 30 minute guided meditation sessions with Trevor!

Ell Hall, Sacred Space  
Dissertation Defense - Liwei Zhang

Dissertation Defense - Liwei Zhang 1pm

Application of Statistics inSide Channel Information Leakage Analysis-Modeling, Metric, Detection Testing

509 Lake Hall  
Enabling Engineering Showcase

Enabling Engineering Showcase 1pm

Enabling Engineering students will showcase their projects from 1 - 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 20 in the Curry Student Center indoor quad. We invite you to...

 
Enabling Engineering Showcase

Enabling Engineering Showcase 1pm

Enabling Engineering students will showcase their projects from 1 - 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 20 in the Curry Student Center indoor quad. We invite you to...

 
GPRT Seminar: Frederic Fauvet (IRMA, Strasbourg Univ.)

GPRT Seminar: Frederic Fauvet (IRMA, Strasbourg... 2:50pm

Explicit Linearization of One-dimensional Germs through Tree Expansions.

Nightingale Hall, 544  
Cybersecurity and Policy Class Session

Cybersecurity and Policy Class Session 3pm

Wondering what it would be like to pursue graduate coursework in security and resilience studies? Interested in learning more about cybersecurity? Join us...

Northeastern University-Seattle, Room 106C  
CS Theory: Robust Statistics, Revisited

CS Theory: Robust Statistics, Revisited 3:30pm

Title: Robust Statistics, Revisited Speaker: Ankur Moitra, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...

 
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  
Robotics Seminar: "Modeling of Closed Chain Systems and Sensor Based Control of Robot Manipulators," Philip Long, Northeastern University

Robotics Seminar: "Modeling of Closed... 3:30pm

Abstract: In this talk, two subjects are studied, closed chain systems and sensor based control of robot manipulators. Closed chain systems are defined as...

 
Department of Physics Colloquium: Presented by Jiji Fan

Department of Physics Colloquium: Presented by... 4pm

Department of Physics Colloquium: Exploring the dark world Jiji Fan Host: Jim Halverson Thursday, April 20, 2017 114 Dana Research...

Dana Research Center, 114  
Barrs Lecture: "Senecan Inwardness and the Staging of Race in Titus Andronicus and Othello"

Barrs Lecture: "Senecan Inwardness and the... 4:30pm

Curtis Perry, Professor of English and Classics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Holmes Hall, 472  
Rainbow Graduation 2017

Rainbow Graduation 2017 5:30pm

Join us to honor our graduates and celebrate our community! This annual celebration showcases LGBTQA students and graduates as well as reflects on the year...

Curry Student Center, McLeod Suites (318)  
16th Annual Educate Your Palate

16th Annual Educate Your Palate 6pm

Thursday April 20 @ International Village 6:00PM–8:00PM Educate Your Palate = upscale menus, transformed dining room into new ambiance and unique dining...

International Village Dining  
Break Into Tech Seminar

Break Into Tech Seminar 6pm

Join us for a free class to test out computer science as a career - even if it is not your background....for FREE. Northeastern University’s Break Into Tech...

Northeastern University—Charlotte Campus, 11th floor  
New York Regional Alumni/ae Chapter Reception

New York Regional Alumni/ae Chapter Reception 6:30pm

Please join Dean Jeremy Paul and the New York Regional Alumni/ae Chapter for a cocktail and networking reception on Thursday, April 20th from 6:30 to 8:30...

Kellari Taverna, Zante Room  
Putting Computer Vision to Work

Putting Computer Vision to Work 7pm

Computer vision algorithms enable augmented and virtual reality platforms to provide computers information about our environments. This allows applications...

Seattle Campus, 106C  

Thursday, April 20