The UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts welcomes the return of celebrated artist and alum Carrie Mae Weems. Weems’ visit anchors a dynamic fall lineup of guests meant to engage and inspire an active student population and artistic community on c...
– University of California San Diego
Children’s anxiety may negatively impact parents’ interactions with providers during visits and even causes a small proportion of families to postpone or cancel appointments.
– Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan Embargo expired on 15-Oct-2018 at 00:00 ET
WASHINGTON -- It is a classic relationship stalemate: One partner asks the other to change something and the partner who is asked shuts down. But that type of response may actually be beneficial for the relationship of lower-income couples, according...
– American Psychological Association (APA)
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Embargo expired on 15-Oct-2018 at 09:00 ET
As parents of any 8-year-old will tell you, fairness matters to kids. However, new research from investigators at Saint Joseph’s University, shows that perceived fairness is impacted by gender norms. The results were published online in Social Deve...
– Saint Joseph's University
Fear never works. Or does it? Fear can be a powerful tool in public health efforts, although graphic, emotionally evocative campaigns have been the source of controversy over the past half-century.
– Texas A&M University
American Journal of Public Health, Sept-2018
Protectionist laws; anti-immigration sentiments and abuse allegations: one scroll of a feed or flip through the paper can be enough to make you want to shut off and shut down.
– University of Manitoba
Experts provide parents and teens with safe driving tips leading into Teen Driving Safety Week.
– University of Alabama at Birmingham
As recent news headlines have shown, bystanders can play a pivotal role when it comes to sexual assault and relationship violence. Researchers at the University of New Hampshire found that video games show promise as a tool to share information and i...
– University of New Hampshire
Games for Health, September 5, 2018
As the crucial mid-term election approaches, the University of Michigan Center for Social Media Responsibility offers media and the public a tool to help monitor the prevalence of fake news on social media through a Platform Health Metric called the ...
– University of Michigan
An Indiana University study finds stringent password rules that encourage longer and more complicated passwords significantly lower the risk of personal data breaches, especially among employees at large organizations that handle sensitive data, like...
– Indiana University
Social Science Research Network; TPRC 46: The 46th Research Conference on Communication, Information and Internet Policy 2018
Children who experience less parental warmth and more harshness in their home environments may be more aggressive and lack empathy and a moral compass, according to a study by researchers at Michigan State University, the University of Pennsylvania a...
– Michigan State University
Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolscent Psychiatry; R01-MH081813; R01-HD066040
Two young women of color who dare to be different are in the spotlight on the next “MTSU On the Record” radio program.
– Middle Tennessee State University
A paper published in Nature Communications by Sufei Shi, assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering at Rensselaer, increases our understanding of how light interacts with atomically thin semiconductors and creates unique excitonic com...
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)
Nature Communications Embargo expired on 11-Oct-2018 at 15:00 ET
Justin Schwartz, Harold and Inge Marcus Dean of Engineering, Penn State, and the Penn State College of Engineering remain fully committed to achieving gender equity among the undergraduate student population within six years.
– Penn State College of Engineering
Many of the latest popular diets make wild claims while imposing drastic changes to what you can eat.
– Texas A&M University
Ethnomusicologist Dr. Katherine Meizel helped young people nationwide to raise their voices against gun violence.
– Bowling Green State University
Eddie Lee, doctoral student in physics at Cornell University, applied a statistical physics model to a “Super Court” of 36 Supreme Court justices and 24 nine-member courts from 1946 to 2016 and found was that consensus dominates the court, and st...
– Cornell University
Journal of Statistical Physics
President Donald Trump has signed into law HR 302/S. 808, which includes the Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act that now paves the way for sports medicine practitioners to work across state lines with liability protections.
– American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
Students and faculty from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) were recently awarded an Editor’s Choice Blue Ribbon at the New York Maker Faire. Their research exhibit, a collaborative project between the university’s schools of Engineering and...
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) Embargo expired on 12-Oct-2018 at 12:00 ET
A new podcast at Clarkson University intends to connect individuals across Clarkson’s diverse community and provide listeners with interesting and unique content.
– Clarkson University
St. Mary’s College of Maryland is ranked no. 4 among the Best Colleges and Universities in Maryland for 2018 in College Consensus.
– St. Mary's College of Maryland
he Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian is hosting a three-day free public program to celebrate Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), with an after-hours event, performances, family activities and Mexico’s premier indigenous musi...
– Smithsonian Institution
Sandia National Laboratories has named Mercedes Taylor and Chen Wang its first Jill Hruby Fellows. The honorees have each been awarded a three-year postdoctoral fellowship in technical leadership, comprising national security-relevant research with a...
– Sandia National Laboratories
UIC music season runs Oct. 12-Dec.8
– University of Illinois at Chicago
The University of Illinois at Chicago department of history will be part of two American Historical Association-led initiatives funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. One initiative will focus on redesigning introductory-level courses and the oth...
– University of Illinois at Chicago
This $526,892 NSF grant will support retention and graduation rates of students pursuing bachelor's degrees in STEM fields.
– Dominican University