The first large-scale research project evaluating the characteristics of women involved in jihadism-inspired terrorism finds significant differences between men and women in both their backgrounds and their roles within terrorist groups.
– North Carolina State University
Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, Apr-2019
It's s a startling statistic: At least 20 veterans take their own lives every day. There's a suicide epidemic among veterans, and mental health professionals aren't equipped to handle it, argue Michigan State University social workers and veterans. B...
– Michigan State University
New research by New York University Steinhardt Associate Professor Susannah Levi finds that children with poorer language skills are at a disadvantage when given tasks or being spoken to by strangers because they cannot, as easily as their peers, und...
– New York University
Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research
College men who frequently attend parties or go to bars are more likely to be sexually aggressive compared to those who don't, Washington State University researchers have found.
– Washington State University
Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
Two residents highlight the need for further training when responding to harassment from patients. Now, they’re developing a training course to empower their colleagues.
– Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan
Current psychological studies suggest that the personality trait of “grit,” or strength of character, is a better predictor of academic success among college students than more commonly used measures such as a standardized test scores and demogra...
– Missouri University of Science and Technology
Quality Approaches in Education
On April 24, a group of students, faculty, and staff gathered on the ground floor of the Hunsaker Library for a ceremony to dedicate a new display. The exhibit showcases a large cross-section of an oak tree that stood watch over the University of Red...
– University of Redlands
Millennials are more likely to be arrested than their predecessor counterparts regardless of self-reported criminal activity, finds a new study by a Johns Hopkins University expert. Furthermore, black men who self-reported no offenses were 419% more ...
– Johns Hopkins University
RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences, Feb-2019
Justice systems fail to resolve justice problems for 1.5 billion people, finds a new report by the Task Force on Justice. The report, released today at the World Justice Forum in The Hague, points to a hidden epidemic of injustice that affects all co...
– New York University
Justice for All
More than technological fixes are needed to stop countries from spreading disinformation on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, according to two experts. Policymakers and diplomats need to focus more on the psychology behind why citizen...
– Ohio State University
The Hague Journal of Diplomacy
The materials science and engineering outreach program focused on high school interactions has expanded its topic areas through the support of the Arconic Foundation.
– TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society)
Baylor University has announced a $15 million gift from The Sunderland Foundation of Overland Park, Kansas, that will provide significant support for one of the University’s highest priority projects within its Give Light philanthropic campaign: th...
– Baylor University
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is pleased to announce that 35 nursing faculty from across the nation have been selected to participate in the 2019 AACN-Apple Digital Innovation Bootcamp: From Content to Action, which will be h...
– American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
The University of Redlands congratulates its three 2019 Fulbright awardees — Brenna Phillips ’19, Lidya Stamper ’19, and Theo Whitcomb ’19 — who will travel across the globe to the Netherlands, South Africa, and India to teach and conduct r...
– University of Redlands
Irvine, Calif., April 25, 2019 — Willie L. Banks Jr. has been named vice chancellor for student affairs at the University of California, Irvine, effective July 15. He comes to UCI from Indiana State University, where he has served as vice president...
– University of California, Irvine
Tickets for the 2019 Wagner New Play Festival at UC San Diego are going fast, and guests have five world-premiere productions to see: each one written by current students in the Department of Theatre and Dance MFA playwriting program. The 2019 festiv...
– University of California San Diego