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Four-Day School Week Can Improve Academic Performance, Study Finds


Shortening the school week to four days has a positive impact on elementary school students’ academic performance in mathematics, according to researchers at Georgia State University and Montana State University.
27-Aug-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Consumer Demand, Investment Pickup Will Trump Market Turbulence, Economic Forecast Says


With China’s economy stalled and the European economy limping, gross domestic product (GDP) growth in coming quarters is predicated on healthy domestic consumer demand and the return of investment spending despite recent stock market turmoil,...
27-Aug-2015 10:00 AM EDT

Georgia State Enrolls Highest-Achieving, Largest, Most Diverse Freshman Class

Georgia State University has set records this fall for the size, diversity and quality of its freshman class.
26-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Want A Better Relationship And A Better Sex Life? Men Should Take More Child Care Responsibilities, Study Finds

If men take up more of the child-care duties, splitting them equally with their female partners, heterosexual couples have more satisfaction with their relationships and their sex lives, according to new research by Georgia State University...
18-Aug-2015 11:05 AM EDT

IRS Rules To Protect Patients from Health Care Financial Burdens Are Inadequate and Need Legal Reform, Law Professor Says


Recently issued new Internal Revenue Service (IRS) rules for tax-exempt, typically nonprofit, hospitals designed to help protect patients from health care financial burdens are inadequate and need further legal reform, Georgia State University Law...
17-Aug-2015 10:05 AM EDT

School Of Public Health To Help Fulton County With Tobacco Studies

The School of Public Health at Georgia State University has agreed to help the Fulton County Department of Health and Wellness conduct research on the prevalence of smoking and attitudes toward second-hand smoke in Fulton, the most populous county...
11-Aug-2015 1:05 PM EDT

A Record-Breaking Year for Georgia State Research

Annual research awards of $101 milion received in fiscal year 2015 at Georgia State University exceeded the $100 million milestone for the first time in the university’s history.
11-Aug-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Vaccine With Virus-Like Nanoparticles Effective Treatment For RSV, Study Finds


A vaccine containing virus-like nanoparticles, or microscopic, genetically engineered particles, is an effective treatment for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), according to researchers at Georgia State University.
3-Aug-2015 10:05 AM EDT

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