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  1. $70 PER COUPLE FOR COMPLETING PSYCHOLOGY STUDY!
  2. People with Hearing Loss Needed for Google Glass Study
  3. Sign up for a Brain & Language Experiment!

1. $70 PER COUPLE FOR COMPLETING PSYCHOLOGY STUDY!

When: Friday, July 25, 2014
Where: Biology - Psychology : 3132
Event Type(s): Other

$70 PER COUPLE FOR COMPLETING PSYCHOLOGY STUDY!
. Researchers at UMD are recruiting participants for a study on romantic relationships.

. Participants will complete a 1-hour lab session with your romantic partner (boyfriend, girlfriend, husband, wife, or partner) and then complete brief questionnaires each evening at home for 2 weeks.

. Earn up to $35 per person.

. Must be fluent in English and over 18 years of age. Your romantic partner may be of the same or opposite sex.

. For more information or to schedule, please contact: UMDCPstudy@gmail.com.

For more information, contact:
Edward Lemay
+1 301 405 5927



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2. People with Hearing Loss Needed for Google Glass Study

Where: Hornbake : Human Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL)
Event Type(s): Other,Special Event

Are you deaf or hard-of-hearing? Do you lip read? We need your help designing the next generation of accessible heads-up display technology like Google Glass!

Our research team is studying how to make the next generation of mobile computing technology more accessible. Specifically, we are exploring the use of Google Glass to provide visual information about sound, such as where sound is coming from, who is speaking in a group conversation, and so on.

Study sessions will be conducted at our lab on the University of Maryland, College Park. The study will take up to 75 minutes and you will be receive $20 for your time.

If you are interested in participating, please email Dhruv Jain (djain1@umd.edu) with the following information:
1. Degree of hearing loss.
2. Two or three possible days/times to meet between now and August 8. We are available any day of the week including Saturday and Sunday.

Feel free to view this post online at http://www.cs.umd.edu/~jonf/glassear.html

Website: http://www.cs.umd.edu/~jonf/glassear.html

For more information, contact:
Dhruv Jain



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3. Sign up for a Brain & Language Experiment!

Where: Marie Mount : EEG Lab : 3416-C
Event Type(s): Other

Participate in an experiment at the Cognitive Neuroscience of Language (CNL) Lab! Read sentences and answer questions while we record your brain's electrical activity (EEG) on your scalp.

Compensation: $10/hour, most studies last 2-4 hours.

Requirements: must be a native speaker of American English with minimal exposure to other languages before the age of 5, right-handed, below age 30, and hair style must allow the EEG cap to fit closely to the scalp.

To sign up and view current studies, please create an account here: http://umlinguistics.sona-systems.com

Website: http://umlinguistics.sona-systems.com

For more information, contact:
Anna Marie Namyst

http://umlinguistics.sona-systems.com



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