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12-Feb-2020 11:30 AM EST
Newswise: You’ve survived cancer: what next?

You’ve survived cancer: what next?

University of South Australia

On World Cancer Day, University of South Australia researchers are calling for more support for cancer survivors, who often feel the physical and mental impacts of their disease long after treatment has finished.

Channels: Cancer, Mental Health, Australian News,

Released:
4-Feb-2020 8:50 AM EST
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Wayne State University to address urgent need for STEM educators

Wayne State University Division of Research

Through support from the U.S. Department of Education, Wayne State University announced it is launching the Metro Detroit Teaching Residency for Urban Excellence (TRUE) Project, an innovative multi-sector partnership that aims to positively impact student learning, address the critical shortage of STEM teachers, and support the region’s workforce development. The $2.5 million project will target recent graduates and mid-career professionals with STEM expertise in the metro Detroit region, especially those in the automotive and technology industries who may be impacted by recent and planned plant closures.

Channels: Automotive, Back to School, Economics, Education, In the Workplace, STEM Education, Technology, Australian News, Grant Funded News,

Released:
13-Jan-2020 3:20 PM EST
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Newswise: Beyond the Bushfires, What Can Teachers Do to Help Their Kids?

Beyond the Bushfires, What Can Teachers Do to Help Their Kids?

University of South Australia

In a little over two weeks, more than three million Australian students will return to school, ready to start a new year. But, amid the packed lunches and book bags, many may also be returning with a sense of anxiety and confusion in the aftermath of Australia’s devastating bushfires.

Channels: Behavioral Science, Climate Science, Education, Environmental Science, Psychology and Psychiatry, Sleep, Trauma, Wildfires, Australian News, Staff Picks,

Released:
10-Jan-2020 2:05 AM EST
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Newswise: Investigating the Ocean’s Influence on Australia’s Drought

Investigating the Ocean’s Influence on Australia’s Drought

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

To understand how the relentless heat, blazing wild fires, and bone-dry conditions have reached such extremes, scientists at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) are looking to the ocean.

Channels: Climate Science, Environmental Science, Meteorology, Wildfires, Drought, Australian News, Staff Picks,

Released:
9-Jan-2020 4:00 PM EST
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Newswise: Keep or Cancel Holiday Plans on Fire-Ravaged Kangaroo Island?

Keep or Cancel Holiday Plans on Fire-Ravaged Kangaroo Island?

University of South Australia

Kangaroo Island is one of South Australia’s most iconic tourism destinations, but as fires continue to rage across the once pristine environment, many holidaymakers are questioning whether to keep or cancel their travel plans.

Channels: Business Ethics, Climate Science, Economics, Environmental Science, Wildfires, Nature, Wildlife, Australian News,

Released:
8-Jan-2020 6:45 PM EST
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