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Wednesday, April 18

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? ...

8-13 year old kids needed for virtual reality balance study!

Participating children receive a $20 Amazon gift card and are entered in a draw to win an iPad Mini! The Rehabilitation Games and Virtual Reality Lab at...

Are you on social media? Participate in online research study!

Are you on social media? We want to learn about your views on social media. Complete an online survey: http://tinyurl.com/SMresearchstudy Participation is...

Behavioral Economics Experiment

Professor Craig Brown who is a faculty member at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University (NU), will be conducting a research experiment...

Boston Vaper Study

The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is conducting a research study to learn about whether media messages on tobacco impact young adults’ tobacco...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Engineering Wednesdays

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

18-35 Year Old Biracial Adults Needed for Survey Study

Are you a biracial adult between the ages of 18-35? We are conducting a research project (IRB #08-06-01) to study the racial socialization messages that...

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...

Russian Speakers Needed!

The Phonology and Reading Lab at Northeastern University is seeking native Russian speakers to take part in an experiment on the perception of language. In...

BioE Dissertation Defense: Craig Smallwood

De partment of Bioengineering Dissertation Defense Announcement Craig Smallwood “OXYGENATION AND PULMONARY MECHANICS IN CRITICALLY ILL CHILDREN RECEIVING...

Research Study: Meaning of Life & Eating Behaviors

Are you a NEU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about the meaning of life and eating, exercise, & body image! Complete an online...

ECE MS Thesis Defense: "Distributing Frank-Wolfe via Map-Reduce," Armin Moharrer

Abstract: Large-scale optimization problems abound in data mining and machine learning applications, and the computational challenges they pose are often...

ECE MS Thesis Defense: "Characterization of Penetrable Dielectric Slab Affixed to the Human Body Using Focused CW Mm-Waves," Mahdiar Sadeghi

Abstract: Long security lines are frustrating for airline passengers who must undergo pat downs when currently deployed mm-wave imaging system falsely alarm...

Engineering Wednesdays

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

BioE Seminar: Maribel Vazquez, Sc.D.

Maribel Vazquez, Sc.D. Associate Professor City College of New York “Microfluidics-Enhanced Predictive Models for Retinal Cell Replacement” ABSTRACT:...

BioE Seminar: Maribel Vazquez, Sc.D.

Maribel Vazquez, Sc.D. Associate Professor City College of New York “Microfluidics-Enhanced Predictive Models for Retinal Cell Replacement” ABSTRACT:...

ECE PhD Defense: "A Sub-Cycle Approach to Dynamic Phasors With Application to Dynamic Power Quality Metrics," Afsaneh Ghanavati

Abstract: Emerging energy conversion systems are characterized by increased rates and magnitudes of transients due to distributed generation,...

Earth Day 48 Celebration

Please join us to celebrate Earth Day 48! Join Engineers Without Borders' JerryCan Challenge; register your bike with Northeastern University Police Dept.,...

BLACK FEMALE NEU STUDENTS 18-34 NEEDED FOR STUDY

Are you a Black female Northeastern University student, 18-34? We are conducting a research project (IRB #18-03-23) to learn more about Black women’s...

Chemistry Colloquia Series: Elena Jakubikova

Use of computational chemistry to study ground and excited state properties of molecular compounds with potential application as light-harvesting molecules...

NUSL Volunteers for Justice/Pro Bono Fair

The Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration invites all students to find out more about pro bono work with a variety of organizations. This...

STEM Advocacy 101 Workshop Series: Apply Today!

Calling all STEM students! Are you dissatisfied with how our government uses science? Do you want to use your STEM knowledge to make an impact? The STEM...

ECE PhD Defense: "K-means-based Consensus Clustering: Algorithms, Theory and Applications," Hongfu Liu

Abstract: Consensus clustering aims to find a single partition which agrees as much as possible with existing basic partitions, which emerges as a promising...

Dissertation Defense by Emre Sen

Singularities of dual varieties and ϕ dimension of Nakayama algebras

Research Study: Meaning of Life & Eating Behaviors

Are you a NEU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about the meaning of life and eating, exercise, & body image! Complete an online...

Listening & Speaking Classes-General

These courses offer listening and speaking practice for students to improve their pronunciation, listening comprehension, and speaking skills for...

Closing Reception with Cicely Carew

Catch Cicely Carew’s last art making workshop this spring. Participants will get to work with monotype print techniques and explore the various uses of...

Idle Time: NU Jazz Ensemble

Concert of Vocal and Big Band Jazz Music. A rich blend of lush jazz harmonies with infectious rhythms from popular and Latin dance music.

NULife

Join the Catholic Student Association as we discuss how our faith relates to problems we face as college students today.

Research Study: Meaning of Life & Eating Behaviors

Are you a NEU student (18 or older)? Participate in our research study about the meaning of life and eating, exercise, & body image! Complete an online...

Wednesday, April 18