ZOWEEEE!! Kennesaw State University’s Office of Research recorded a big first: 4 DIFFERENT researchers garnered 4 NSF grants over 4 days. “This is a really cool story for us,” said Jonathan McMurry, associate vice president for research. “It ...
– Kennesaw State University
Scratching is more than an itch -- when it is sparked by stress, it appears to reduce aggression from others and lessen the chance of conflict.
– University of Portsmouth
Scientific Reports Embargo expired on 11-Sep-2017 at 06:00 ET
What it takes to thrive, rather than merely survive, could be as simple as feeling good about life and yourself and being good at something, according to new research.
– University of Portsmouth
European Psychologist Embargo expired on 08-Sep-2017 at 01:00 ET
A new study by social neuroscientists at the University of Chicago, published Sept. 7 in Medical Education, challenges the common perception that empathy declines during medical training.
– University of Chicago
The webinars will host authors published in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior who will share their experiences with designing and implementing nutrition education interventions and programs. These educational workshops will provide valu...
– Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior
Madhavi K. Reddy, Ph.D., of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth explains how going through a traumatic event such as Hurricane Harvey affects the brain's ability to function.
– University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
- Twitter is an unreliable witness to the world’s emotions
- Conversation on Twitter has its own unique grammar, rules and culture
- Online social life doesn’t always reflect offline social reality
- Traditional social research methods are sti...
– University of Warwick
PLOS ONE, Sept-2017 Embargo expired on 07-Sep-2017 at 14:00 ET
With access to more personal data than ever before, police have the power to solve crimes more quickly, but in practice, the influx of information tends to amplify existing practices, according to sociology research at The University of Texas at Aust...
– University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin)
American Sociological Review
A new study finds that the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) only covers 43-60 percent of what it costs to consume a diet consistent with federal dietary guidelines for what constitutes a healthy diet.
– North Carolina State University
Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, Sept-2017
The severity of symptoms can be reduced for individuals with emerging post-traumatic stress disorder through the use of smart phone apps, according to a new study published in the August edition of the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Ne...
– Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU)
journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking
When the moon threw its shadow on the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory during the Aug. 21 partial solar eclipse, it created the perfect backdrop for the 45th annual SLAC Summer Institute (SSI). This year, the program was ...
– SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
A dress inspired by Michigan State University's alma mater song is senior Emily Bankes' ticket to New York Fashion Week. Bankes is one of two apparel and textile design students chosen by MSU to spend Saturday behind the scenes at the nation's larges...
– Michigan State University
The U.S. Census Bureau will release its 2016 statistics on poverty and health insurance coverage Tuesday, Sept. 12. The University of Michigan has experts available to discuss the latest findings.
– University of Michigan
Johns Hopkins University political scientist Steven David has a theory about how the United States might be able to influence the leadership of North Korea. He calls in "omnibalancing." Expert Available
– Johns Hopkins University
The American Educational Research Association (AERA) strongly opposes the Rooney Amendment to the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, 2018 (H. R. 3354), currently under consideration in the House of Representatives.
– American Educational Research Association (AERA)
Southern Research today announced plans to expand the scope of its longtime educational outreach efforts with the hiring of a STEM educator to direct a statewide program.
– Southern Research
Following an extensive national search, Dan Vélez has been selected as New York Institute of Technology's director of athletics and recreation.
– New York Institute of Technology
The Department of History at West Virginia University will feature historian and religious studies scholar Jon Butler for its annual Sen. Rush D. Holt Lecture Series. Butler will present his lecture, “Protestantism, American Religion and the Unanti...
– West Virginia University - Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
“Flesh and Stone, A Conversation,” a photographic exhibition at California State University, Dominguez Hills’ Library Cultural Art Center, features the powerful images of renowned Los Angeles artists Scot Sothern and Andy Romanoff. The exhibiti...
– California State University, Dominguez Hills
Four Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) students have been selected to attend the 10th annual Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) this fall.
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)