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Using Science and Humanities to Step Back in Time

A collaborative group of researchers from the University of California San Diego traveled to Turin, Italy recently to digitally map an entire portion of the city — complete with historic architecture, expansive murals and stunning works of art. Digital data will be used by students and researchers on campus to explore the site’s buildings and artifacts, ultimately recreating an interactive, virtual-reality experience.

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New Study at the University of Haifa: Our Handwriting Reveals Our Mood

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Using a unique computerized system to locate minute changes in handwriting, researchers at the University of Haifa managed to identify differences between people in various moods. The goal: to create an objective index of mood independent of the individual’s subjective report

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School Violence Prevention Experts Available to Comment on Florida Shooting

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Nationally Known Subject Matter Expert on School Shootings

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Saint Joseph's University Expert Comments on Chain Migration and the Rhetoric of Immigration Reform

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APA Urges Defeat of Bill to Weaken Americans with Disabilities Act

The American Psychological Association called on the House of Representatives to reject a bill that would weaken the Americans with Disabilities Act, our nation’s foremost civil rights law for persons with disabilities. The bill, H.R. 620, the ADA Education and Reform Act, would impose a 6-month waiting period before people with disabilities could enforce their rights to gain access to businesses, social service agencies, educational institutions and other covered entities.

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U of A Researchers Receive Grant to Study Domestic Terrorism Patterns

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Researchers from the University of Arkansas' Terrorism Research Center are using Risk Terrain Modeling to investigate links between terrorism events and their precursors.

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Students Help Organize Event to Support Persons with Disabilities

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During the first week of spring semester, a group of Swarthmore students used putt-putt golf and animal fun to help raise close to $11,000 for local persons with disabilities.

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5 Factors That Fuel Income Inequality

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Professor Peter Belmi discusses his five most interesting findings with regard to his research on income inequality.

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Universal Basic Income Policies Don’t Cause People to Leave Workforce, Study Finds

New research from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy suggests that a universal basic income would not cause people to leave the workforce.







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