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Thursday, August 10

8-12 year olds needed for an active video gaming study

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? ...

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

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...

Are you interested in playing some active video games?

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...

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...

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 -...

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

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...

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

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 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...

Perfect catch! Check out EEMB 2420 Fisheries Ecology, Policy & Conservation

In this course, we will review the basic biology and ecology of fisheries species, ranging from how to sample fish, from how to capture them to sampling them...

Research Assistants Recruitment at the Health Tech Lab

The Health Tech Lab is currently recruiting RAs for several upcoming projects. Ideally, we would like to look for applicants who have had experience...

Study on How People Perceive Others

The Social Interaction Lab in the Psychology Department (COS) is recruiting participants for a study on how people perceive others. The study will require...

Study on How People Perceive Others

The Social Interaction Lab in the Psychology Department (COS) is recruiting participants for a study on how people perceive others. The study will require...

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

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...

Career by Design Webinar: Leveraging Strengths Part 2: In Your Job Search

Find out how to identify positions that are a good fit with your top 5 strengths with Anne Grieves, Assistant Director in Northeastern’s Career Development...

New Course about Relationships! CAEP 3899

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...

RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS WANTED!!! UP TO $45!

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:...

Receive $300 for a research study.

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

Fundamentals of Evidence-Based Teaching - Day 1

This four-day, hands-on Course Design Institute will provide an opportunity for participants to create or redesign an entire course, or major parts of it, to...

ECE PhD Defense: "Temporal-spectral characterization and classification of marine mammal vocalizations and diesel-electric ships radiated sound over continental shelf scale regions with coherent hydrophone array measurements," Wei Huang

Abstract: The passive ocean acoustic waveguide remote sensing (POAWRS) technology is capable of monitoring a large variety of underwater sound sources over...

ECE PhD Defense: "Integrated Circuit Design Techniques for High-Speed Low-Power Analog-to-Digital Converters and On-Chip Calibration of Sensor Interface Circuits," Seyed Alireza Zahrai

Abstract: To improve software-defined radio (SDR) architectures, it is desirable to capture wideband radio frequency (RF) signals with minimal analog...

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

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...

Thursday, August 10