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Legal Status of Temporary Workers From Mexico Helps Them Little at Work Compared to Undocumented Peers


Many politicians see the U.S. temporary worker program as a solution to undocumented immigration from Mexico. But an Indiana U. study finds that these legal workers earn no more than their undocumented peers.
18-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Interplay of Gender, Genes and Environment Produced Different Substance Abuse Outcomes


An Indiana U. study on substance abuse found that the interplay of gender, genetics and social integration produced different outcomes for men and women.
18-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT

the Notion of Love Can Lead to Greater Acceptance of Couples' Rights


An Indiana University study found that how "in love" a romantic couple appears to be is interpreted differently based on the couple's sexual orientation, affecting what formal and informal rights people think that couple deserves.
18-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Ethnoburbs: White Flight in Suburbia


An Indiana U. study found that white flight from suburban neighborhoods occurs when white residents move away from "ethnoburbs," neighborhoods that attract a growing number of middle-class minority residents.
18-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT

'Freedom Summer' App Teaches About Forces That Shaped Passage of Civil Rights Act


“Freedom Summer and the Civil Rights Act of 1964” is now available as an iPad app and on the Web. The game-based interactive learning module from the IU Center on Congress explores the relationship between the civil rights movement and...
13-Aug-2014 2:35 PM EDT

Newly Discovered Heart Molecule Could Lead to Effective Treatment for Heart Failure


Researchers discover a previously unknown cardiac molecule that could provide a key to treating, and preventing, heart failure.
11-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Cell Plasticity May Provide Clues to Origin of Aggressive Type of Breast Cancer

Healthy breast cells may be able to reinvent themselves -- some have the flexibility to change after they are mature -- which leads researchers to postulate that similarities exist between this occurrence and the origins of a particularly aggressive...
4-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

GE Partners with Indiana University's Kelley School of Business for Early Career IT Leadership Program


Indiana University's Kelley School of Business announced today that it is providing customized graduate-level educational programs for information technology professionals as part of General Electric's (NYSE: GE) Information Technology Leadership...
24-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

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