Four expert panelists each day will present their analyses and answer your questions live and face-to-face. This event will be virtual. You can attend with any device -- PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device (with a webcam) – anywhere with good b...
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Community characteristics play an important role in perpetuating teen suicide clusters and thwarting prevention efforts, according to a new study.
– American Sociological Association (ASA)
American Sociological Review, Oct-2016
New research shows tha estrogen and progesterone cause the brain to favour one memory system or strategy over another
– Concordia University
A new study links nonstandard work schedules to weaker private safety nets, particularly for African-Americans, the less educated and those who don't work 9-to-5.
However, there also is evidence that switching from a standard to a nonstandard schedu...
– University at Buffalo
Journal of Marriage and Family
One in five Mexican-American children is obese, according to national statistics. While scientists agree that diet and exercise play a role in obesity, studies also suggest that children who don’t get enough sleep may also be at increased risk for ...
– University of California - Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
New York University researchers offer a new theory, based on a computational model, on how the brain separates relevant from irrelevant information in these and other circumstances.
– New York University
Nature Communications Embargo expired on 20-Sep-2016 at 11:00 ET
New research from the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas shows that children with autism spectrum disorder, who participated in a virtual reality training program, improved social cognition skills and reported better real-wor...
– University of Texas at Dallas
Computers and Human Behavior, Sep-2016 Embargo expired on 20-Sep-2016 at 13:15 ET
New research from the Accessibility Observatory at the University of Minnesota estimates the impact of traffic congestion on access to jobs for the 50 largest (by population) metropolitan areas in the United States.
– University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering
Mississippi State University President Mark E. Keenum highlighted the important role universities and open data play in addressing world hunger during a speech at the U.N. in New York Friday [Sept. 16].
– Mississippi State University
Doug and Robin Shore make major contribution to the entrepreneurship center in the Coles College of Business
– Kennesaw State University
Stony Brook University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr. and 21 Stony Brook students, along with world leaders, activists, change-makers and celebrities recommitted to fast-tracking gender equality at UN Women’s HeForShe second anniversary events on ...
– Stony Brook University
A late night at the library, copious amounts of energy drinks or coffee and class notes from the last month; surely you’ll be able to ace the exam if you just spend the next 24 hours focused on the material. Unfortunately, procrastination and sleep...
– Texas A&M University
Providing a new kind analysis of the first U.S. Presidential debate between Clinton and Trump on September 26th at Hofstra U, Newswise will host two live events on September 27th and September 28th, each featuring a panel of experts that will scienti...
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New analysis unveiled today by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Christopher L. Peterson outlines why there is a legally sufficient case to impeach Donald Trump under the U.S. Constitution on charges related to fraud and racket...
– University of Utah
The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University has named Alicia Ely Yamin, a pioneering scholar in social and economic approaches to realizing health rights, as director of the O’Neill Institute’s Health and H...
– O'Neill Institute for National & Global Health Law
Political science professor David Damore on how just a few Nevada votes can turn an entire election.Expert Available
– University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)
Singapore, 22 September 2016 - The National University of Singapore (NUS) has climbed two notches to the 24th spot in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2016-2017, achieving its best performance in the rankings to date....
– National University of Singapore
U.S. News & World Report has once again listed Cornell College as one of the top 100 national liberal arts colleges.
– Cornell College
Paola Mardo is the 2016-2017 Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) Fellow and will study film criticism as part of USC Annenberg’s Masters in Arts Journalism program.
– USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Senator Warren (D-MA) will speak to American University students about the historic engines of American economic growth and the causes of the economic challenges that working families are facing today.
– American University
Construction will begin Sept. 21 on the seventh Habitat for Humanity home that will be built for a Bloomington family by Indiana University students, faculty and alumni on campus, with support from Whirlpool Corp.
– Indiana University
– Wellesley College