Two Virtual Events for August 27th, 2PM and 3PM EDT
ATS Meeting presentation with members doing research COVID: 2PM-2:45PM EDT
Experts will discuss successes and failures in response to the coronavirus and a possible template for vaccine distribution.
Thursday, August 27, 2PM-2:45PM EDT
Schools Reopen Vs. Remote: Expert Panel for August 20, 2020, 2PM EDT
Kym Scott, director of choral activities at West Virginia University, recognized the limitations of singing and performing in masks from the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. So she tapped into her prior life as a fashion designer to solve a problem un...
– West Virginia University
Voters who express prejudice against minorities and women are still more likely to support candidates who most closely align with their ideologies, regardless of the race or sex of such candidates, according to research published by the American Psyc...
– American Psychological Association (APA)
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Embargo expired on 24-Aug-2020 at 09:00 ET
Creeped out by cooties? Grossed out by germs? Squeamish about sickness?
– University of Connecticut
Using a simple 'thermometer scale survey' to measure public attitudes towards people with autism could help improve public understanding and acceptance, say researchers.
– University of Bath
The historically Black district of Albina in Portland, Oregon, due to racist real estate practices, faced multiple displacement events between 1960 and 1990 with the construction of Interstate 5 through the heart of the neighborhood as well as wholes...
– Portland State University
National Institute for Transportation and Communities
A recent study from IUPUI found risk factors for substance use disorder affect age groups differently and proposes a primary prevention strategy for substance use disorder that is individualized for people within defined age groups.
– Indiana University
When it comes to worrying about the COVID-19 pandemic, a new study demonstrates that people are more concerned about whether their family members could contract the virus or if they are unknowingly spreading the virus themselves than they are with co...
– Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
New research from The Business School (formerly Cass) has shed light on how Mirandola, a small town in the North East of Italy, became a major hub for the production of medical devices and sets a roadmap for the origins of industrialisation in small,...
– City University London
A study of more than 300,000 couples in Sweden finds marriage to a spouse who grew up exposed to parental alcohol misuse increases a person’s likelihood of developing a drinking problem.
– Association for Psychological Science
Psychological Science, August-2020
Noting that professionalization helped doctors and lawyers secure higher-status, higher-paying jobs, while landing teachers on only the bottom rung of a K-12 bureaucracy ladders, D’Amico Pawlewicz asks and answers, ‘Why?
– University of North Dakota
Blaming Teachers: Professionalization Policies and the Failure of Reform in American History
Thanks to prudent financial management, liquidity and strong demand for a California State University education, the CSU's systemwide bond ratings are stable.
– California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office
The American Cleaning Institute launched a partnership with the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Eye Institute (NEI) as part of the Packets Up! campaign to help educate families on the simple steps to prevent accidental eye exposures ...
– American Cleaning Institute
Housing programs adopted during the New Deal increased segregation in American cities and towns, creating racial disparities that continue to characterize life in the 21st century, finds a new study.
– New York University
American Sociological Review
Expert Panel Event for August 27, 3PM EDT: China rising in global business, politics, and foreign policy
The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation today announced that it is accepting applications for the 2021 Hertz Fellowship awards. The Hertz Fellowship provides financial and lifelong professional support for graduate students in the applied physical and b...
– The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation
MITRE and The Harris Poll will present findings from a new nationwide survey exploring the public’s perception of how industry, including health insurance companies and employers, may collect and use data generated by an individual’s purchasing, ...
Gorsuch, who took his seat on the Court in April 2017, on Friday encouraged law students to persevere through challenging times as they start their legal studies in the midst of a global pandemic.
– University of Utah