UIC School of Theatre presents Glengarry Glen Ross with female cast.
– University of Illinois at Chicago
In determining how much lead time a driver needs before taking over control of the automation in both critical and noncritical situations, system designers should not limit their focus to average time to respond.
– Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Embargo expired on 26-Jan-2017 at 08:00 ET
The study compared art students and social science students. The finding: art student sleep more hours, but reported more sleep disturbance and daytime dysfunction
– University of Haifa
With the growing disagreement between the White House and the media over what constitutes fact, the American Psychological Association has made available psychology experts who can comment on the issue of deception, including why some people (politic...Expert Available
– American Psychological Association (APA)
Mindfulness meditation is an increasingly popular treatment for anxiety, but testing its effectiveness in a convincing way has been difficult. Now a rigorously designed, NIH-sponsored clinical trial has found objective physiological evidence that min...
– Georgetown University Medical Center
Psychiatry Research Embargo expired on 24-Jan-2017 at 10:00 ET
Adolescents are more likely to ignore information that could prompt them to rethink risky decisions. This may explain why information campaigns on risky behaviors such as drug abuse tend to have only limited success. These are the conclusions of a st...
– Max Planck Society (Max-Planck-Gesellschaft)
Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 40962 (2017)
A volume decrease in specific parts of the brain’s hippocampus – long identified as a hub of mood and memory processing – was linked to bipolar disorder in a study led by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (...
– University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Offering your spouse what you believe to be positive support could have negative physiological effects on them, according to new research from Binghamton University, State University of New York.
– Binghamton University, State University of New York
A parenting program where fathers engage with their children through reading was found to boost the fathers’ parenting skills while also improving the preschoolers’ school readiness and behavior, finds a study led by NYU’s Steinhardt School of ...
– New York University
Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology Embargo expired on 23-Jan-2017 at 12:35 ET
African-Americans are more likely than whites to experience the loss of a parent during childhood and more likely to be exposed to multiple family member deaths by mid-life, according to a study by the Population Research Center at The University of ...
– University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin) Embargo expired on 23-Jan-2017 at 15:00 ET
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Satirical news programs, often dismissed as mere entertainment, have real political effects on the people who watch them, new research suggests.A study found that people chose satirical news that matched their pre-existing attitude...
– Ohio State University
Journal of Communication
Researchers show that the phenomenon, previously seen in Western populations, also occurs in Chinese teenagers, and can cross cultural divides
Frontiers in Psychology
An American medical education is expensive. The median cost of attending a four-year, public medical school is more than $240,000 and the median cost of a private medical school education is more than $314,000. Because few students are wealthy enoug...
– Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU)
Academic Medicine, Jan. 25, 2017 Embargo expired on 25-Jan-2017 at 18:00 ET
An analysis of 105 female college students showed that those with the highest levels of stored iron and the highest fitness levels had better grades than less-fit women with lower iron stores.
– University of Nebraska-Lincoln
J Nutr 2017; 147:104-9
Arpan Sheth has used his Darden background and entrepreneurial nature to position himself at the intersection of technology and business in the heart of the world’s fastest-growing economy.
– University of Virginia Darden School Foundation
America's college-educated actually attend church more often than those who lack a degree. The "faith-killing" impact of higher education relates to church-going habits in high school years as well as choice of college.
– University of Nebraska-Lincoln
The Sociological Quarterly, Fall 2016
A study from the University of California, Irvine has found a correlation between teacher professional development and improvements in academic writing by English learners in grades 7-12.
– University of California, Irvine
Journal of Educational Psychology, Jan-2017
College freshmen and sophomores interested in agriculture can learn about precision livestock production through a new training program aimed at recruiting minority students to the field.
– South Dakota State University
A Stony Brook University education provides a proven path toward upward mobility for students from low income households, according to a new study led by the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research. Entitled Mobility Report Cards: The Role of...
– Stony Brook University
How the University of Georgia sparked a movement that continues to shape our nation
– University of Georgia
Stacks of textbooks and medical journals may soon go the way of the Dodo for many physicians looking to stay updated on latest medical research and breakthroughs. Digital learning tools, such as podcasts, are the way of the future, at least according...
– Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
There is a push to expand the use of body-worn cameras (BWCs) in policing. Yet, limited research and only anecdotal evidence suggests that the public supports using them in law enforcement. Results of a new study describes general public perceptions ...
– Florida Atlantic University
More Americans are taking steps to prevent disease because of the insurance expansions of the Affordable Care Act, according to a new, groundbreaking study by Indiana University and Cornell University researchers.
– Indiana University
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Jan-2017
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Critics have questioned the effectiveness of video game ratings, but new Iowa State University research finds children spend less time playing violent video games when their parents use the rating system to guide purchases and set rules for video gam...
– Iowa State University
Journal of Public Policy and Marketing
An analysis of the New York State’s Medicaid expansion, which predated the 2010 Affordable Care Act, finds substantial decrease in uninsured rate but little change in racial disparities when it comes to access to cancer surgery – a proxy for comp...
– Georgetown University Medical Center Embargo expired on 24-Jan-2017 at 10:00 ET
Allegations and investigations into interference in the U.S. Presidential election have brought Russian-American relations into the national spotlight in a way unseen since the fall of the Soviet Union 25 years ago. Expert Available
– Humboldt State University
The original Pizza Hut building at Wichita State University will be moved to WSU's new Innovation Campus and turned into a museum dedicated to the history of the world-famous pizza chain. Pizza Hut was founded in 1958 by brothers Frank and Dan Carney...
– Wichita State University
UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business has launched a new Master of Finance (MFin) program following extensive research indicating high demand from recruiters and students alike. The new program is accepting applications now and classes are sch...
– University of California, Irvine, The Paul Merage School of Business
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) has been ranked the nation’s Best Master’s Program in Nursing by College Choice. The school was ranked No. 1 out of the top 50 nursing institutions for its reputation in the field and return on investme...
– Johns Hopkins School of Nursing
The Institute of Food Technologists Student Association’s (IFTSA) project, Go with Purpose Global Challenge: Elevating Student Engagement through Global Collaborations, was named one of four winners of the American Society for Association Executive...
– Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)
The Arnhold Institute for Global Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.) today announced the 2017 class of Mount Sinai-GLG Global Health Scholars. Three additional scholars will join the program, now...
– Mount Sinai Health System
Ten high school seniors from New York City have been awarded Posse Scholarships at Babson College. The group, selected to be part of Babson Posse 14, will serve as the institution’s newest cohort of youth leaders joining the Class of 2021 in the Fa...
– Babson College
The Goodman Institute is currently seeking proposals for investigative stories that serve the public interest. The application deadline is Monday, February 20.
– Leonard C. Goodman Institute for Investigative Reporting
Marketing scholar Laura Peracchio will hold the endowed professorship named in honor of Gale Klappa, the retired CEO of WEC Energy Group, and his wife, Judith Klappa, a former communications professional.
– University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School is expanding the ranks of its tenured faculty with the appointments of scholars Goker Aydin and Sunil Kumar. With these latest appointments, the Carey Business School now has 10 tenured professors among its 87 ...
– Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School
William’s book, The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative, traces the idea that exposure to nature can make us happier back in history to Aristotle’s time.
– George Washington University
Jonathan Brown, the Alwaleed bin Talal Chair of Islamic Civilization in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, will discuss, “Why Shouldn’t I Think There’s a Problem with Islam?” in a free, public lecture at 5 p.m., Monday, J...
– Gonzaga University