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Monday, April 9

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...

8-13 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...

National Student Employment Week

The National Student Employment Association has declared that the second complete week in April each year be set aside to recognize the value of student...

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...

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...

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 PhD Defense: "Light and Ultrasound - Laser Speckle Pattern Analysis with Acoustic Radiation Force," Ali Vakili

Abstract: In optical imaging, the depth and resolution are limited due to scattering. Unlike light, scattering of AN ultrasound waves in tissue is...

ECE Seminar: "Resource Allocation in Datacenters," Qiaomin Xie, MIT

Speaker: Qiaomin Xie, MIT Title: Resource Allocation in Datacenters Abstract: With the growing dependence upon datacenters to deliver high-quality services,...

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...

Biology Colloquia Series: Dr. Tovah Day

Dr. Tovah Day of Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School presents: The Role of PARP3 in Genome Stability ...

Discovering Jesus: The Gospel of John

A lunch time manuscript study open to all Faculty, Staff and Students. We will be "Discovering Jesus" through the lens of the Gospel of John. Bring...

Faculty Works-in-Progress: Sari Altschuler

Sari Altschuler Assistant Professor Department of English Associate Director, Northeastern Humanities Center College of Social Sciences and Humanities ...

WWP Practicum Series: XPath XTreme

This session will cover more detailed use of XPath, including functions that make use of regular expressions, building on the topics discussed in the first...

GASC Seminar "An Introduction to Quasisymmetric Schur Functions" by Stephanie van Willigenburg (University of British Columbia)

Abstract: In algebraic combinatorics a central area of study is Schur functions. These functions were introduced early in the last century with respect to...

Surviving Your Internships

Learn how to complete assigned tasks, communicate effectively, and present your work professionally. Communication and technical writing skills...

ECE PhD Defense: "Regularized Deep Learning for Fashion and Social Media Data Analysis," Shuhui Jiang

Abstract: This dissertation focuses on learning robust and discriminative feature representation for fashion and social media data analysis. Deep learning...

BioE Dissertation Defense: Lauren Speciner

De partment of Bioengineering Dissertation Defense Announcement Lauren Speciner “Mechanistic Studies and Modeling of the Impact of Lipids and Emulsifiers on...

Cultural Diplomacy in Times of Political Ferment

Featuring: Panel Chair: Mai’a Cross, Brooke Professor and Associate Professor of Political Science, Northeastern University Panelists: Harriet Cross,...

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...

Coding in English-Surviving Your Internships

Congratulations! You have just been offered an internship at your dream company. Now what? Have you ever wondered what it takes to get a return offer?...

Book Launch: Privacy's Blue Print

Book Launch for Professor Woodrow Hartzog's new book Privacy's Blue Print (Harvard Press) April 9, 2018 | 5:30 - 7:00 PM | Law Library, 4th...

The JD Advantage—Exploring Career Paths You May Never Have Imagined

Massachusetts Law School Consortium Round Robin & Networking Reception Hear from JDs in various roles across a wide variety of industry sectors about...

That’s the Way of the World-A Tribute to Walter Becker, Tom Petty, and Maurice White

The NU CYOM Ensemble pays tribute to the creative brilliance of the late Walter Becker (Steely Dan), Tom Petty (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers), and Maurice...

Compassion in contemporary life -- a special presentation

On Apr 9 (Monday), we have a special guest speaker presentation. Topic: "Exercising Compassion in Contemporary Life" by Romapada Swami Date: 4/9...

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...

Monday, April 9