UT Austin study finds daily online quizzes help students of all socioeconomic backgrounds improve grades.
11/21/2013 2:00 PM EST
New study shows peer groups formed in shared high school classes significantly affect students' academic performance.
11/20/2013 12:15 PM EST
Psychology and neurobiology researchers develop new brain imaging model to examine how memories are used in decision making.
11/8/2013 10:10 AM EST
Personality research shows outright requests, rather than the Door-in-the-Face strategy may be more effective for fundraisers.
11/7/2013 9:00 AM EST
Psychology researchers find people with similar personality types are so likely to cluster in certain areas of the United States.
10/23/2013 12:00 PM EDT
A mixture of native grasses that requires less maintenance to produce a lush lawn than a traditional turfgrass used in the South has been developed by a University of Texas at Austin ecologist and licensed to a sod producer.
Known as HabitufTM,...
10/17/2013 10:00 AM EDT
New psychology research shows how genes can be stimulated or suppressed depending on the child's environment and could help bridge the achievement gap between rich and poor students.
10/1/2013 1:05 PM EDT
UT Austin anthropologists confirm a direct link between upright two-legged (bipedal) walking and the position of the foramen magnum, a hole in the base of the skull that transmits the spinal cord.
9/26/2013 10:55 AM EDT
October is Breast Cancer Awareness and Health Literacy Month. Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss their research on detecting and coping with breast cancer, as well as research that may improve health literacy...
9/30/2011 3:00 PM EDT
University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing researchers studying memory improvement, bullying, Hispanics and diabetes and obesity in children.
4/29/2011 1:00 PM EDT
Experts Available To Share Insight on FDA Move to Require Graphic Images on Cigarette Packs and Other Health Communication Topics
Advertising and health communication experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss strategies for effective public health campaigns, communicating risk, communicating with low health-literate audiences and communicating...
11/15/2010 3:00 PM EST
As Americans continue to debate immigration reform, border enforcement and Arizona's recent legislation, experts from The University of Texas at Austin are offering their views on these issues through a series of online videos.
7/22/2010 10:45 AM EDT
Experts at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss a host of topics relating to immigration reform and the border – from the rise in U.S.-Mexico border violence, to the consequences of Arizona’s new immigration law.
5/6/2010 12:25 PM EDT
Faculty and staff experts at The University of Texas at Austin are available to share their insight on job-seeking strategies for new graduates, the role of social media in job seeking, trends in campus recruiting, the link between education and a...
4/20/2010 2:50 PM EDT
Earth Day 2010 will be celebrated on Thursday, April 22. Faculty experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss their research on topics ranging from building sustainable communities to plant ecology and environmental...
4/16/2010 1:00 PM EDT
Experts at The University of Texas at Austin's College of Liberal Arts are available to discuss a host of earthquake-related topics, from disaster response and relief to social and political conflicts to the causes and effects of large-scale natural...
1/15/2010 4:45 PM EST