Students at the University of Redlands are using GIS mapping technology to retell stories of systematic persecution, courage, and resilience shared by those who survived one of history’s most horrific genocides.
– University of Redlands
Iowa State University design students worked with incarcerated women and prison staff at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women to design and build a children’s garden, which will encourage positive family visits and healthy relationships.
– Iowa State University
The dozen stories in "Night Hawks," published this month by Scribner, range from realism to light science fiction, myth and his own personal experiences, laced gently with humor and philosophy.
– University of Washington
A new study reveals why childhood friendships fall apart and is the first to demonstrate that parents are an important source of these breakups. Researchers examined parenting styles as well as mother and father self-reported depressive symptoms to p...
– Florida Atlantic University
Journal of Family Psychology
Sorry, new parents -- even though your infants appreciate your coos, they prefer to hear sounds from their peers -- other babies. Even at the pre-babbling stage, infants recognize vowel-like sounds, but they tend to dwell on these sounds when from th...
– Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
175th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America Embargo expired on 09-May-2018 at 08:00 ET
Top-ranked reviewers on online retail sites such as Amazon.com may influence purchases, but a research study from Indiana University's Kelley School of Business finds that those who post reviews less often and more informally can be seen as more trus...
– Indiana University
Workplace wellness programs aim to improve employee health and lower employers’ health care costs, but not all programs have the same impact or cost the same. Much of a program’s success—and whether it was worth an employer’s investment—dep...
– University of Georgia
Journal of Environment and Occupational Medicine
Researcher finds adult women use the same techniques as adolescent girls
– Florida State University
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology
Kriag Beyerlein’s study, co-authored with Notre Dame graduate student Peter Ryan, compares the 2017 Women’s March Chicago with historical examples of religiously motivated progressive social activism and is now published in Sociology of Religion...
– University of Notre Dame
Sociology of Religion
Imagining how a compelling story could ignite interest in a topic that is often considered taboo, MarySue Heilemann, professor at the UCLA School of Nursing, set out to create such a project to attract English-speaking Latinas with elevated symptoms ...
– UCLA School of Nursing
Journal of Medical Internet Research
Michael “Mick” MacLean, associate professor of psychology, who has done extensive research on adolescent alcohol and substance use. Most recently, he’s implemented a strategy for reaching teens who are experiencing substance-related problems bu...Expert Available
– SUNY Buffalo State
A new study finds that emojis are a viable alternative to words when it comes to accurately measuring how kids feel about food, products and other experiences. With that discovery, researchers developed an emoji scale that may help companies better t...
– Kansas State University
Food Quality and Preference
Video games can be used for more than just entertainment, they can also help raise awareness for mental illness and diseases, said Doris C. Rusch, an associate professor of game design in DePaul University’s School of Design. Expert Available
– DePaul University
Researcher finds that relationships are at risk when people fail to set expectations about the sharing of private information.
– University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Communication Studies, Vol. 69, 2018
Economic tumult in the early 2000s persuaded many young people to keep living with their parents, but the reasons why differ starkly by race, a study concludes.
– Johns Hopkins University
Journal of Housing Economics, Apr-2018; 180748
“Between a bouquet that lasts one or two weeks at most and an orchid that can stay in bloom for three months and live up for 15 years or longer, orchids are definitely a winner for any mom’s heart,” said UF/IFAS environmental horticulture profe...
– University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences
By federal law passed in 1975, children with intellectual disabilities are supposed to spend as much time as possible in general education classrooms.But a new study suggests that progress toward that goal has stalled.
– Ohio State University
American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) will host its 95th Annual Conference from June 20-23 in Columbus, OH. ADHA’s Annual Conference is North America’s premier dental hygiene event.
– American Dental Hygienists' Association
ADHA's 95th Annual Conference, June 20-23, 2018
Anthony Karambelas was just 14 when he started at Cal State LA. Now 16, the third-year English student says he’s found the ideal place to learn.
– California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office
Brookhaven Lab recently started an online course to teach graduate students about the advanced material characterization techniques available at the National Synchrotron Light Source II.
– Brookhaven National Laboratory
A Montreal study reveals that people who travel by car are four times more likely to be injured than people who travel by city bus. Buses are safer for cyclists and pedestrians, too.
– Universite de Montreal
Journal of Urban Health, al of Urban Health April 2018, Volume 95, Issue 2, pp 196–207
Restaurants could do much more to create the tipping point to encourage healthy options for Americans when they eat out, says to Virginia Tech professor Vivica Kraak, a recognized expert in food and nutrition policy.
– Virginia Tech
175 students from 16 California State University campuses experience health policy making firsthand
– California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office Embargo expired on 09-May-2018 at 08:05 ET
In the days leading up to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Commencement ceremony on May 19, we are sharing profiles of some of our outstanding students
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) Embargo expired on 09-May-2018 at 14:00 ET
Goal is to make University of Nebraska go-to place for biodefense education for students hoping to work for the Department of Defense. Vision is to build an education pipeline that starts at the undergraduate level and continues through the graduate...
– University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
Babson College has launched the Babson Women in Technology Board in support of the Babson Women in Technology Initiative (B-WIT). B-WIT’s mission is to further support Babson women in the technology industry by providing resources, a professional n...
– Babson College
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) has received a grant exceeding $2 million from the IDC Foundation to support higher education in architecture and design.
– New York Institute of Technology
Red Raiders have arrived in Costa Rica, ready to cut the ribbon on the university’s first international campus, Texas Tech University at Costa Rica (TTU-CR), located in the capital city of San Jose. The ribbon cutting is one more step in the univer...
– Texas Tech University
Babson College’s F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business full-time MBA program has been recognized as one of the top 50 for a career in finance worldwide, according to the Finan¬cial Times (FT) Top MBAs for Finance 2018 ranking.
– Babson College
Design for America (DFA), a national network of students, mentors and community leaders using design thinking to tackle social challenges, has been recognized with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s National Design Award for corporate and i...
– Northwestern University
Henry C. “Hank” Foley, Ph.D., president of New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), today announced that two executives with proven track records in organizational leadership, financial services management, technology, and business innovation hav...
– New York Institute of Technology
WASHINGTON – Jared L. Skillings, PhD, ABPP, has been named chief of professional practice of the American Psychological Association, responsible for promoting the practice of psychology and the availability of behavioral health services through fed...
– American Psychological Association (APA)
– Tulane University
In the days leading up to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Commencement Ceremony on May 19, we are sharing profiles of some of our outstanding students
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) Embargo expired on 08-May-2018 at 16:00 ET
Jameer Nelson, the all-time leading scorer in Saint Joseph's men's basketball history and NBA All-Star, is among the graduates participating in SJU's 167th commencement exercises.
– Saint Joseph's University