Friday, March 22, 2013
Expo 10am - 2pm
at Cabot Physical Education Center
Awards Ceremony 3pm - 5pm
at Raytheon Amphitheater
RISE:2013 showcases the breadth and depth of innovative thinking at Northeastern, including topics in Physical & Life Sciences, Engineering, Humanities, Arts & Design, Computer & Information Sciences, Health Sciences, Law, Business and Social Sciences. In addition, our “Faculty Works” scholarly presentation honors faculty who published books or produced major artistic works in 2012.
The day wraps up with an Awards Ceremony and Reception. As in years past, awards will be given for Outstanding Student Research in each category, as based on the judges scores. Additionally, the RISE Awards (Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Entrepreneurship) will provide grants to students to further their research or endeavor.
Volunteers are needed to assist with RISE:2013. Roles and Responsibilities include setup, breakdown and registration. All volunteers will receive a free t-shirt and complementary lunch as a gesture of gratitude for their time. Please sign up here. The deadline for volunteer registration is 9:00am on Friday, March 15th. Assistance is greatly appreciated.
The RISE:2013 Organizing Committee
Prize Winners Research: Jeffrey Breugelmans – Providing Computer Accessibility for the Physically Disabled Innovation: Jessica Wilcock – Rethinking Urban Public Housing: A Prototype Promoting Social Sustainability Scholarship: Chris Bridges – Lives Lost to Lynching and the Ongoing Need for Restorative Justice Entrepreneurial (People’s Choice): Adam Morgan – Squid: Exercise Effectiveness and Muscle Activation Tracking System [...]