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Article ID: 697623

'Billiken Rag' Celebrates SLU's Mascot

Saint Louis University

At the start of the 20th century, two popular trends collided to make one unique piece of pop culture.

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18-Jul-2018 3:55 PM EDT
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Article ID: 697538

'To Boldly Go' Where Ethics Hasn't Gone Before: SLU Bioethicist Channels Love of Sci-Fi Into Teaching

Saint Louis University

While blockbuster films and television series follow the adventures of a young Han Solo and the exploits of the crew of the Starship Enterprise, Jason Eberl, Ph.D., a bioethicist at Saint Louis University, is looking to galaxies far, far away and the far-fetched worlds of science fiction to consider pressing questions about humanity, health care and ethics.

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17-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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#WorldEmojiDay: Icons can go beyond a smile, sparking innovation at work

University of Delaware

University of Delaware management professor Kyle Emich, whose research explores the effects of emotions on teams and performance, discusses the influence emojis can have on productivity and innovation in the workplace.

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17-Jul-2018 9:55 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697498

Missouri S&T researcher finds another good reason to trust your gut

Missouri University of Science and Technology

Within seconds, we make personal choices daily, such as what clothes to wear or what music to play in the car on the way to work. A cognitive neuroscientist at Missouri University of Science and Technology says gut-level decisions are important, and that intuition tends to be accurate for revealing our true preferences.

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16-Jul-2018 5:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 697441

Olympian Trades Silver Medal for Gold Bars

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU)

Josephine Pucci, a member of the 2014 silver medal-winning U.S. Women’s Olympic Hockey team will once again be representing her country – this time wearing the gold. Pucci, a New York native and co-founder of The Headway Foundation, will don the gold bars and uniform of an Army 2nd Lieutenant as a first-year military medical student at the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences starting in August 2018.

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16-Jul-2018 8:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697114

$1.5 million from The Davee Foundation boosts UIC scholarship fund

University of Illinois at Chicago

The University of Illinois at Chicago's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has received $1.5 million from The Davee Foundation to expand its scholarship support for high-achieving students with financial need.

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12-Jul-2018 1:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 686625

Whovians are buzzing after BBC America announces Jodie Whittaker debut as the 13th Doctor Who at Comic-Con in San Diego, U of R expert says

University of Redlands

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12-Jul-2018 6:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697275

Reaching for Tissues at the Symphony? It’s Probably Solo Time

Ohio State University

A new study helps illuminate the ways in which a composer might intentionally impart sadness into the lines of an orchestral piece. Here’s a clue: It doesn’t take much. The solo player proves to be an important element of the kind of songs that tighten our throats and leave us searching for a tissue mid-performance, found a study led by Niels Chr. Hansen of The Ohio State University.

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11-Jul-2018 9:40 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697214

That Sound Makes Me Dizzy

University of Utah

Researchers from the University of Utah have discovered why certain people experience dizziness when they hear a particular sound, such as a musical tone. For patients with semicircular canal dehiscence, certain acoustic tones cause the inner ear fluid to pump which sends an incorrect signal to the brain and creates dizziness.

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10-Jul-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697164

Is Ant-Man possible? Researcher has the answer

University of Delaware

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9-Jul-2018 1:05 PM EDT
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