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Tuesday, February 13

65-80 Year Olds Needed for Exercise & Brain Health Study

Are you between 65-80 and looking to become more active? Are you able to walk with no pain or assistive device (ex., cane, walker, scooter)? If so, you may...

8-10 year olds Needed for Exercise & Brain Health Study

Are you the parent of an 8-10 year-old child who lives in the Greater Boston area? If so, your child may be able to participate in a study investigating the...

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? ...

How Does Culture Affect Body Image? Participate in an online study!

How Does Culture Affect Body Image? We want to hear from you! Participation involves: Filling out surveys online about demographics, racial/ethnic...

Islamic Awarness Month

Join the Islamic Society of Northeastern University for Islamic Awareness Month! We will be hosting two discussions on 'Culture in Islam' featuring...

Meditate with CSDS

All meditations are held in the Sacred SpaceMonday through Friday sessions run from 1/16-4/19Sunday series (45 min of yogs and 30 min of meditation) begins...

Sensing the Sacred

Selected Students will join this Alternative Spring Break program to explore the sacred space of religious and faith based communities in the Greater Boston...

Statistics Tutoring & Consulting Services

If you are looking for one-on-one tutoring to excel in your statistics course this semester, or needing guidance/support on the statistical analysis of a...

Students needed for VR research study!

The Rehabilitation Games and Virtual Reality (ReGame-VR) lab at Northeastern University is looking for students aged 18-28 years without virtual reality...

Study on How People Perceive Others

Earn $15 in a study that investigates how people make judgments of other people. Watch short videos, make judgments about the person in each, and provide...

Calling all Infants!!

Research study looking at infants who are 3 months old to look at suck, feeding and vocal development. We will come to your home at your convenience and...

Research Study looking for Couples!

Volunteers needed to participate in a study to evaluate technology designed to help couples improve their communication skills. It takes one hour and...

AIM Seminar: Maximum Likelihood Density Estimation under Total Positivity

Speaker: Elina Robeva (Math Dept, MIT) Abstract: Nonparametric density estimation is a challenging problem in theoretical statistics—in general the maximum...

Neighborhood Matters: A Screening of "Equal or Better:" The Story of The Silver Line (Run Time: 53 minutes)

Featuring Special Guests Kris Carter and Scott Hamwey In 1987 the Washington Street Elevated train was torn down and the minority community of Roxbury was...

Undergraduates needed for a virtual reality study in the Rehabilitation Games and Virtual Reality Lab!

The Rehabilitation Games and Virtual Reality (ReGame-VR) lab at Northeastern University is looking for students aged 18-28 years without virtual reality...

Writing Your Teaching Statement, Part II

This two-part series offers participants a hands-on opportunity to prepare a teaching statement for the academic job market.

National Nanomedicine Seminar - "Tackling the Physiological Barriers for Tumor-Targeted Drug Delivery"

Sijumon Kunjachan, Ph.D. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Tackling the Physiological Barriers for...

Citizen Science: Health Hackathon

Want to see how easy it is to contribute to citizen science research? Drop in for a hack-a-thon style session and work with us on a citizen science project...

Precarious Energy Futures

Please join us for a presentation by Shalanda Baker, Professor, School of Law and School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs, for the second Spring semester...

The Clash Between Congress and Presidents over War

Join the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs for a discussion on "The Clash Between Congress and Presidents over War" with guest speaker David Barron,...

Dialogue of Civilizations Info Session

Interested in doing a Dialogue of Civilizations? Don't miss our information session held by a student who has been on one!

Try out smartwatch to measure your health behavior

Try out a smartwatch. Measure behavior. Help Science. Are you: A Northeastern student or staff member? Age 18-55 years old? Someone who does NOT need...

Author Event: Professor Michael Meltsner, With Passion

Join Professor Michael Meltsner on Tuesday, February 13, for an author event and book-signing at Brookline Booksmith. Professor Meltsner will read from his...

Nichiren Buddhism for Daily Life

What is youth? It is the inner strength not to stagnate or grow resistant to change but to stay open to new possibilities. It is the power of the spirit that...

Public talk: Science, stewardship, and citizens on the Boston Harbor islands

Presented by Marc Albert, Natural Resource Partnerships Program Director The Boston Harbor islands are a national treasure with a unique geologic history...

Tuesday, February 13