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
Sturt Manning is leading investigations into the timelines of ancient events, using tree ring data to refine the widely used radiocarbon dating method.
– Cornell University
A new study found that teen drivers and drivers 65 years and older – two age groups at a higher risk of being involved in an automobile accident – are more likely to be driving vehicles that are less safe, putting them at even higher risk of inju...
– Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Traffic Injury Prevention, Aug-2020 Embargo expired on 27-Aug-2020 at 06:00 ET
Almost all Americans want to change their work life when the COVID-19 pandemic ends, with large percentages ready to shift to a permanent home office, according to a study by the USC Center for the Digital Future.
– USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Center’s Coronavirus Disruption Study
New Jersey's economy is defying the national trend of a slowing recovery momentum from COVID-19-driven economic losses. The Garden State’s comeback is proceeding far faster than New York City’s recovery across the Hudson River, according to a new...
– Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Tribal behaviour on social media widened the gulf between Remain and Leave voters in the United Kingdom's debate whether to leave the European Union, re-aligned the UK's political landscape, and made people increasingly susceptible to disinformation ...
– University of Bath
Policy and Internet
Social media addicted teenagers are not the only people who experience the Fear of Missing Out also known as FoMO.
– Washington State University
Journal of Social and Personal Relationships
A new University of Washington study of Seattle-area rental ads shows how certain words and phrases are common to different neighborhoods, helping to reinforce residential segregation.
– University of Washington
New research conducted in Vermont shows that, while anti-bias police trainings resulted in small improvements in some police departments in the state, they did not by and large alter police behavior.
– University of Vermont
2020 Vermont Policing Studies
In a new study from UC San Diego School of Medicine, thousands of fake social media posts tied to COVID-19 and financial scams are found on two popular platforms.
– University of California San Diego Health
Journal of Medical Internet Research Public Health and Surveillance
The mass media's coverage of the pandemic health crisis carries an important responsibility to offer balanced messaging about COVID-19 and public behaviour, Flinders University public health researchers says.
– Flinders University
Frontiers in Public Health
Soft drink consumption is a likely predictor of aggressive behavior, according to a new study from UAB.A study from the University of Alabama at Birmingham has shown that frequent soft drink consumption by adolescents may contribute to aggressive beh...
– University of Alabama at Birmingham
Journal of Adolescent Health; Journal of Adolescent Health
The first talk in Wichita State’s Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences “Perspectives on the Pandemics: Part II” series will feature Dinorah Azpuru. A professor of political science, Azpuru researches issues related to democracy. Her t...
– Wichita State University
Cornell College has become recognized for its high-quality engineering program as it secures ABET accreditation for the bachelor of science in engineering (B.S.E.) following an intensive multi-year review process.
– Cornell College
ESSEX, NY – In seven virtual sessions taught by national education experts, global non-profit CFES Brilliant Pathways is equipping advisors with the latest strategies to reach underserved students through College and Career Readiness (CCR) Advisor ...
– CFES Brilliant Pathways
A new study finds evidence that contradicts claims in legal complaints to the U.S. Department of Justice arguing that Asian American students face negative consequences while in college as a result of not being admitted to and not attending their fir...
– American Educational Research Association (AERA)
Expert Panel Event for August 27, 3PM EDT: China rising in global business, politics, and foreign policy
Lower-income households that received mortgages through state affordable mortgage programs were less likely to default or foreclose than similar households that received conventional financing, a national study found.
– Ohio State University
Journal of Policy Analysis and Management
Rutgers University's Curriculum Library for Employee Ownership (CLEO) contains case studies, journal articles, policy and issue reports, videos, and sample syllabi to help college professors teach about employee share ownership in their classes.
– Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR)
Michele (Shelly) Ver Ploeg, who started Aug. 24, served for the last nine months as the Acting Assistant Administrator of the Economic Research Service (ERS), which is part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), where she coordinated ERS’ ec...
– George Washington University
Irvine, Calif., Aug. 25, 2020 — Changing the culture, leveraging the mission and engaging communities are the key components of a far-reaching new initiative at the University of California, Irvine to create a campus culture in which Black people t...
– University of California, Irvine
Sport, a common thread that can unite people from every culture across the globe, is an integral part of everyday life. The central mission for the Tulane Center for Sport is devoted to the study, research and support of all areas where sport engages...
– Tulane University
Nursing professor Anna Schwartz is the PI on the two-year grant, which will fund increased simulation-based education for health care providers. The education will be focused on improving treatment for obesity, diabetes, hypertension, coronary heart ...
– Northern Arizona University
The Music Department at Binghamton University, State University of New York has received a nationally competitive grant to sponsor a residency with the Fifth House Ensemble, a Chicago-based group that specializes in emerging artist training, arts-int...
– Binghamton University, State University of New York
– George Washington University
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences