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Monthly Archives: January 2020

Do Women in Economics Face Extra Scrutiny?

Written on January 29, 2020 at 1:55 pm, by

Reposted from News@Northeastern by Molly Callahan In the field of economics, seminars serve as the platform through which researchers disseminate new work, practitioners test out new theories, and young people network and find jobs. But, new research from Northeastern shows that men and women are treated very differently at such seminars. Researchers, including Northeastern associate  Continue Reading »

2019 NULab Annual Report Released

Written on January 16, 2020 at 10:13 am, by

We are delighted to share the NULab’s 2019 annual report, which is available here. 2019 was a busy year for the NULab and this report highlights the milestones and accomplishments from our community. We have had an exciting year of interdisciplinary research, innovative teaching, and events programming with participants from the Northeastern community, Boston, and  Continue Reading »

Viral Texts at ACH2019: The Reprinting of Fiction in American Periodicals

Written on January 13, 2020 at 11:15 am, by

The Association for Computers and the Humanities conference that was held in Pittsburgh last July was an incredible event. Having the opportunity to present the research that I have been working on through the Viral Texts project was really exciting professionally, and it gave me the opportunity to speak with other academics whose work I’ve  Continue Reading »

NULab Spring 2020 Call for Proposals

Written on January 10, 2020 at 10:54 am, by

The NULab is once again inviting proposals for seedling grants, travel, and co-sponsorship of events related to digital humanities and computational social science. The deadline is March 1, 2020. Proposals should be submitted to Sarah Connell at sa.connell[at]northeastern[dot]edu. Seedling grant proposals should be no more than 2 pages, and travel and co-sponsorship proposals no more  Continue Reading »

NULab Spring Calendar of Events

Written on January 8, 2020 at 3:27 pm, by

The NULab is delighted to announce our 2020 spring calendar of events. We have some very exciting talks, workshops, and other events planned for the semester, organized around our year-long focus on “technologies of democracy.” You can find additional details and registration information for these events at These events are free and open to  Continue Reading »