PHI Brown Bag Lunch @ 4pm, BK105

Today’s PHI Brown Bag will be held at 4pm in the Behrakis Health Center, BK105. Please arrive promptly as the group may leave the room to go out to eat.

New NU professor hones in on games for change

Professor Amy Lu plans to continue her research on health promotion through video games while at Northeastern.

More here. She is also accepting undergraduates for work study research opportunities.

Boston Festival of Indie Games starts tomorrow!

Games can be memorable and impactful experiences; it’s no wonder that many PHI researchers are using games to target behavior change. Tomorrow, from 10am to 9pm, independent game developers from across New England will gather at MIT to share their work and hold talks and panels covering several aspects of game development. Entry is only $10.

More here.