Co-director of NULab David Lazer co-authored a study that indicates that when members of Congress substantively engage constituents about controversial subjects they can persuade them on policy.
A new study analyzing how people are influenced by members of Congress indicates a nonpartisan dialogue about controversial issues like immigration can have a powerful effect on voters.
"Gaffney tracks viral cascades-- in other words, the life and death of a meme."
NULab Scholar Jim McGrath will receive the outstanding graduate award at the 2015 Academic Honors Convocation Ceremony.
Professor Elizabeth Maddock Dillon will receive the 2014-2015 Excellence in Research and Creative Activity Award at the Academic Honors Convocation Ceremony on April 23.
May 18, 2015
On May 18, the NULab will host a one-day symposium in the Cabral Center to discuss changing standards for evaluating digital scholarship in the humanities.
The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) awarded Northeastern Assistant Professor of English Ryan Cordell one of seven ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships for 2015-16.