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Wednesday, August 2

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 -...

ENVR 1145 Volcanoes - danger, destruction, discovery

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"

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...

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...

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....

Engineering Wednesdays

The College of Engineering holds "Engineering Wednesday" presentations and tours most Wednesdays year round starting from the Visitor's Center. This "mini"...

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...

(GRAD) Communicating Your Research in the Classroom - Part 2

This four-part, hands-on workshop series gives participants the opportunity to develop their skills to present complex research in a classroom context. We...

Online: Job Search Strategies

This workshop will help you develop a plan for your job search that includes identifying job opportunities that are a good fit for you, making use of...

Wednesday, August 2