Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.
 
Newswise LifeWire - Lifestyle and Social Science News for Journalists
Newswise LifeWire
Monday, January 7, 2019

Public Edition | newswise.com

Life
(10 New)
 

Arts and Humanities

04-Jan-2019


Eating your veggies, even in space

Fresh food is so attractive to astronauts that they toasted with salad when they were able to cultivate a few lettuce heads on the International Space Station three years ago.

– Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

07-Jan-2019


Americans Are Happier in States That Spend More on Libraries, Parks and Highways

Americans are happier in states where governments spend more on public goods, such as libraries, parks, highways, natural resources and police protection, a Baylor University study has found.

– Baylor University

Social Science Research

04-Jan-2019


A 2018 Box Office Boom—for Black Directors

A new study reveals a dramatic improvement in Black directors working across the 100 top-grossing films, though there has been little change for other industry positions.

– USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Embargo expired on 04-Jan-2019 at 09:00 ET

03-Jan-2019


FSU research finds religious involvement impacts women’s body mass

According to Florida State University researchers, black women in the United States who attend church regularly tend to have greater body mass compared to white women with the same amount of religious involvement. The findings, by Associate Professor...

– Florida State University

Journal of Religion and Health


What Predicts Teen Partner Rape?

If teen partner rape could be predicted, it could be better prevented. Social scientists from Michigan State University are helping close that gap by identifying risk factors linked to sexual violence in young women’s first relationships in life.

– Michigan State University

Education

04-Jan-2019


First Year of UVA Darden Washington DC Area Grounds Brings Top Speakers, Record Enrollment

In March 2018, Darden opened the doors to its new Sands Family Grounds in the Rosslyn district of downtown Arlington, Virginia, amid Washington, D.C.’s powerful mix of government, policy, corporations, commerce and nonprofits.

– University of Virginia Darden School of Business


Determining How Cells Gain Antibiotic Resistance

Research using small genome bacterial to study how changes in the genome allow persister cells to gain resistance to antibiotics also helped an undergraduate find her career path.

– South Dakota State University

03-Jan-2019


Study Shows U.S. Housing Cycle Nears Peak as Property Appreciation Slows

Housing prices are slightly overheated and residential real estate markets are experiencing minimal downward pressure on the demand for home ownership, a new FAU study says.

– Florida Atlantic University

Where Are We Now with Housing: A Report

LifeWire Announcements


Nation’s Top Public Affairs Schools Announce Diversity Alliance

Nation’s Top Public Affairs Schools Announce Diversity Alliance

– American University

LifeWire Higher Education Events


2nd Annual Sustainable Hospitality Summit

California State University, Monterey Bay’s (CSUMB) and the Monterey Bay Ecotourism Region (MBETR) initiative are set to host the 2nd Monterey Bay Sustainable Hospitality Summit January 10-11, 2019 at the Portola Hotel and Spa in Monterey.

– California State University, Monterey Bay

Tips

CUSTOMIZE YOUR FAVORITES WITH "MY READING LIST"

MY CHANNELS  |  SAVED ARTICLES  |  MY SOURCES  |  MY EXPERTS

MORE CHANNELS:
JOURNAL NEWS   |  TRENDS AND TOP STORIES   |  LOCAL NEWS  |  MEDICAL and SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

Support
 Subscribe / Unsubscribe
 Edit My Preferences
 Comments / Suggestions
 Contact Us
 
Services
 Newswise Home
 Newswise Contact Directory
 Expert Queries
 Presspass Application

More News from:

 Florida State University

 Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)


Subscribe / Unsubscribe
Edit my preferences

© 2019 Newswise, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

215 E. 5th St. SW, Charlottesville VA 22903 | 434-296-9417

 Contact Us