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Women’s Involvement in Government Is Making a Difference, Says Virginia Tech Expert

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Infants Know What We Like Best, WashU Study Finds

Behind the chubby cheeks and bright eyes of babies as young as 8 months lies the smoothly whirring mind of a social statistician, logging our every move and making odds on what a person is most likely to do next, suggests new research in the journal Infancy.

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Infants Know What We Like Best, WashU Study Finds

Behind the chubby cheeks and bright eyes of babies as young as 8 months lies the smoothly whirring mind of a social statistician, logging our every move and making odds on what a person is most likely to do next, suggests new research in the journal Infancy.

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UWM Alumni Association names 2017 Alumni Award winners

Twenty-five individual awardees and two corporate partners will receive "Alumni of the year" honors from the UWM Alumni Association at an evening ceremony on Friday, Oct. 6.

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Ban on Transgender People in the Military Mirrors Historical Discriminatory Limits, Expert Says

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Equality Isn’t Cutting It: New Campaign From American Heart Association and American Academy of Pediatrics Works for Health Equity, Too

Join our virtual press briefing on August 10 at 11 am ET to hear from these organizations about new research, stories of successful programs in communities, and experts who can speak to the need to ensure all children have access to nutritious food and safe places to be physically active.

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APA Questions Announcement to Bar Transgender People From U.S. Military

The American Psychological Association questioned President Trump’s announced ban on transgender people serving “in any capacity” in the U.S. military, a reversal of the previous administration’s decision to allow transgender military personnel to serve openly.

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Wayne State Receives $2.9 Million NSF Research Traineeship Grant

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On July 25, 2017, the National Science Foundation announced awards totaling $51 million to 17 projects that will develop and implement bold, new and potentially transformative models for graduate education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. A team of Wayne State University faculty were awarded a five-year, $2,999,976 grant for their project, “NRT: Transformative Research in Urban Sustainability Training (T-RUST).”

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More Than 50 Nations, 40 Languages Represented at Gonzaga University's 19th Summer Language Program

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SPOKANE, Wash. – Some 300 Spokane-area immigrant and refugee learners from preschool through age 80 representing over 50 countries and speaking more than 40 languages are taking part in Gonzaga University’s 19th annual Summer Language Program on campus.

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‘Root Map’ Transcends Mohawk, US, Canada Borders to Connect Cultures

A new play about borders has found an unusual way to transcend them: by integrating local experiences in each new place it is performed. When it travels Aug. 26 to Akwesasne, the Mohawk Nation territory divided by the U.S. – Canada border, the script will incorporate stories of local Mohawk people, some of whom will join the cast







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