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Monday, July 24

8-13 year olds needed for a virtual reality game study!

8-13 year olds needed for a virtual reality...

The Rehabilitation Games and Virtual Reality (ReGame-VR) lab at Northeastern University is looking for 8-13 year old children to take part in a research...

Rehabilitation Games and Virtual Reality Lab, Robinson Hall, Room 402  
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.....

Calling all Infants.....

The Speech and Neurodevelopment Lab has two exciting research studies underway: one for infants 0-6 months and another for 6-12 month olds. Please email...

Speech and Neurodevelopment Lab, 132 Forsyth Building  
Do you read Graphic Novels?

Do you read Graphic Novels?

Take a course with Professor Hillary Chute in Fall 2017 to learn about Graphic Novels! ARTE 3901.02 - Special Topics: The Graphic NovelCRN 18130 -...

 
ENVR 1112 Environmental Geology - earthquakes, volcanoes, and more

ENVR 1112 Environmental Geology - earthquakes,...

If you have ever wondered why California or Nepal have so many earthquakes, or why Oregon has volcanoes, or how we humans can live in more environmentally...

 
ENVR 1145 Volcanoes - danger, destruction, discovery

ENVR 1145 Volcanoes - danger, destruction,...

You ever wonder why volcanoes seem to be erupting all the time in some parts of the world but not at all in others? Why do some volcanoes erupt violently...

 
Getting ready for Fall 2017? Try "Seminar in Cognition: Intuitive Theories, Scientific Theories, and How We Understand the World"

Getting ready for Fall 2017? Try "Seminar...

As modern human beings, our understanding of the world is shaped by a complex interaction between what we learn via the institutions of formal education and...

Northeastern University  
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...

 
Online Experiment in an Art Detective Game-Like Environment

Online Experiment in an Art Detective Game-Like... 12am

Do you want $10 amazon gift cards for participating in an online behavior study administered this summer? We are a research team at Northeastern University...

 
Online Study for Black female NU students!

Online Study for Black female NU students!

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...

 
What makes animals tick? EEMB 5548 Sociobiology - open seats in Fall

What makes animals tick? EEMB 5548 Sociobiology...

Focuses on the biological basis for the evolution of social behavior. Incorporates ethology (animal behavior), ecology, population biology, and evolutionary...

 
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  
RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED!!!

RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED!!! 8am

Participate in a research study on mobile technology and health. Participation includes two lab visits and mobile phone prompts for 10 days. ...

International Village - NEU  
Chinese Speakers Needed!

Chinese Speakers Needed! 9am

The Phonology and Reading Lab at NEU is seeking native Chinese speakers to take part in an experiment on the perception of language. The experiment is...

Phonology and Reading Lab, Nightingale Hall  
New Course about Relationships! CAEP 3899

New Course about Relationships! CAEP 3899 9am

Do you prefer texting to talking on the phone? Are you interested in understanding how Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram can help you form relationships or...

Fall Semester  
RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED!!! UP TO $45!

RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED!!! UP TO $45! 9am

Participate in an online resarch study on Body Image and Dieting! Phase 1: Brief online survey Phase 2: Mobile phone prompts over 10 days Phase 3:...

100% Online  
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....

 
How Cities Work: Experiencing Urban Infrastructure (For engineering and non-engineering majors)

How Cities Work: Experiencing Urban... 12pm

Do you really know how our cities work? Why are they designed as they are? Have you ever thought how you have drinking water at home or how the food you eat...

Hurting Hall , 224  
Network Science Institute: Information and Prediction Limits in Online Social Activity

Network Science Institute: Information and... 1pm

Title: Information and Prediction Limits in Online Social Activity Speaker: Professor Jim Bagrow; Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics at the...

 
ECE PhD Defense: "Modeling and Experimental Validation for 3D mm-wave Radar Imaging," Galia Ghazi

ECE PhD Defense: "Modeling and... 1:30pm

Abstract: As the problem of identifying suicide bombers wearing explosives concealed under clothing becomes increasingly important, it becomes essential to...

 
Teachable Moments: Leveraging Biases as Learning Opportunities

Teachable Moments: Leveraging Biases as... 1:30pm

In learning environments ranging from on-ground courses to Experiential Learning opportunities such as Dialogue of Civilizations, we might come across...

215 Snell Library  
Needed: A Russian Speaker

Needed: A Russian Speaker 2pm

The Phonology and Reading Lab at Northeastern University is looking for a student who is a native Russian speaker to help with recording stimuli for an...

Phonology and Reading Lab, Nightingale Hall  
Mindful Mondays

Mindful Mondays 6pm

6-6:45pm- Mindfulness of Body, Yoga with Emily, Sacred Space, Mats provided 7-7:30- Mindfulness Meditation, Guided meditation with Emily, Sacred Space,...

Sacred Space , 200 Ell Hall  

Monday, July 24