Re-Opening Pro Sports and Economies After COVID: Expert Panel for June 16, 2PM EDT
Topic: When and how to resume major sporting events, pro leagues as well as youth and college sports, what is the economic impact of sports industries, and what ar
When: June 18, 2020, 2PM - 3PM EDT
Where: Newswise Live event space on Zoom
- Dr. Lisa Delpy Neirotti - Director of the MS in Sport Management Program and an associate professor of Sport Management - George Washington University School of Business
- David Pierce Ph.D - Associate Professor; Director of Sports Innovation Institute - Indiana University
- Dr. Lee Kaplan, Chief of the UHealth Division of Sports Medicine and director of the University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute
- Jayson Kratoville BA, MPA - Interim Director of the National Center for Security & Preparedness - University at Albany
Registration for media, as well as colleagues from participating Newswise member institutions
This live event will also be recorded and transcribed for use by media and communicators after it is concluded.
A study published in Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research provides support for treatment goals based on reducing drinking, and not necessarily stopping completely, for people recovering from alcohol use disorder (AUD). AUD is linked to dama...
– Research Society on Alcoholism
Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research Embargo expired on 17-Jun-2020 at 10:00 ET
More than 8 in 10 Americans (83%) say the future of our nation is a significant source of stress, according to the American Psychological Association’s most recent survey report, Stress in AmericaTM 2020: Stress in The Time of COVID-19, Volume Two....
– American Psychological Association (APA)
Stress in AmericaTM 2020: Stress in The Time of COVID-19, Volume Two
A Rutgers-led study finds that online misinformation, or “fake news,” lowers people's trust in mainstream media across party lines.
– Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Psychology and criminal justice researchers are now trying to determine the various influences of body-worn camera footage, such as its impact on trial outcomes.
– University of Illinois at Chicago
Behavioral Sciences and the Law
The first confirmed case of COVID-19 in the USA was on January 20, 2020 in Washington State. Since then, there have been over two million confirmed cases and 113,000 deaths in the country.
Frontiers in Sociology
Many parents are grappling with the decision whether to send their child to day camp during COVID-19. Cynthia Roldan, M.D., medical director of Carroll Hospital’s Pediatrics Department, says there many factors to consider.
– LifeBridge Health
Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Assistant Professor Christopher Myers explains how we can continue to learn from the experiences of other people during the social restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic. Expert Available
– Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School
Behavioral Science & Policy
One in five adults in the United States report they have experienced change – mostly a decrease – in their sexual behavior during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study by Indiana University researchers.
– Indiana University
While the first half of the twentieth century marked a period of extraordinary violence, the world has become more peaceful in the past 30 years, a new statistical analysis of the global death toll from war suggests.
– University of York
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A
New research from the University of Southampton has highlighted inequalities faced by men and women over the age of fifty with caring responsibilities.
– University of Southampton
European Journal of Public Health
In a study published today (15 June 2020) in Addiction, University of Bristol researchers have found evidence for a causal link between prolonged experience of loneliness and smoking.
– University of Bristol
Addiction, June 2020 Embargo expired on 15-Jun-2020 at 18:00 ET
Researchers at the University of California San Diego have developed a test that uses children’s ability to assemble LEGO pieces to assess their spatial visualization ability. Spatial visualization is the ability to visualize 3D shapes in one’s m...
– University of California San Diego
In one of the largest educational field experiments ever conducted, a team co-led by a Cornell researcher found that promising interventions to help students complete online courses were not effective on a massive scale – suggesting that targeted s...
– Cornell University
PNAS Embargo expired on 15-Jun-2020 at 15:00 ET
Black and female assistant principals are systematically delayed and denied promotion to principal, compared to their White or male counterparts, despite having equivalent qualifications and more experience on average, according to a new study. The f...
– American Educational Research Association (AERA)
Irvine, Calif., June 15, 2020 — With fast-approaching preparations required for a new school year with no consensus plan yet in place, a team of clinicians, scientists and educators – including a University of California, Irvine pediatrician – ...
– University of California, Irvine
Journal of Pediatrics, June-2020
Lingling Zhang, drawing from recent research into ways political campaigns spend their marketing budgets, examines polarized social media messaging as increasingly prominent as a grassroots strategy in an election season impacted by COVID-19-induced ...Expert Available
– University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business
A research study on political attitudes and identities in Northern Ireland has been released today (Wednesday 17 June) by ARK – a joint initiative between Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University.
– Queen's University Belfast
2019 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey Embargo expired on 16-Jun-2020 at 19:05 ET
In addition to describing the current status of implementation, the report includes comparative findings and identifies obstacles and opportunities facing Colombia’s peace process.
– University of Notre Dame
Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
A new commentary published in Nature Medicine calls for governments to recognize the urgent need to improve their outbreak preparation and response.
– CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy
A COVID-19 webinar series at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business has helped shape Utah's formal response to the coronavirus pandemic while counseling hundreds of businesses statewide – a practical and service-driven model for...
– University of Utah, David Eccles School of Business
Black Lives Matter and "De-funding the Police": Newswise Live Event for June 16, 2PM EDT
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is introducing a new four-year degree program in cybersecurity in the fall 2021 semester to help meet the rising demand for cybersecurity professionals. The Bachelor of Science in cybersecurity will prepare ...
– University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Re-Opening Pro Sports and Economies After COVID: Newswise Live Event for June 18, 2PM EDT
University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professors Ed Freeman and Bobby Parmar and George Washington University School of Business Professor Kirsten Martin co-authored their new book, The Power of And: Responsible Business Without Trade-Offs...
– University of Virginia Darden School of Business
The University of Illinois at Chicago has been named one of six new members of the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning, or CIRTL, an academic network of top research universities devoted to developing and expanding proven ST...
– University of Illinois at Chicago
ICPC University Commons online activities will kick start on 27 June 2020 with the ICPC 2020 World Finals Moscow: Day Zero.
Due to unprecedented travel challenges, ICPC 2020 Moscow hosted by the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) ...
– Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)
The curriculum is designed to help clinicians recognize and manage oral health infections, diseases, and systemic conditions to more effectively and efficiently improve overall health for their patients.
– University of Maryland, Baltimore
The Rural Summer Science Camp typically invites participants from rural school districts across Wisconsin to a weeklong camp at the Morgridge Institute for Research. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Rural Summer Science Camp is celebrating a new ...
– Morgridge Institute for Research
Clark will speak to students and the public on U.S. strategy during the COVID-19 crisis.
– Tulane University