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Article ID: 714985

Lessons from Columbine: New technology provides insight during active shooter situations

Purdue University

Run, hide, fight. It has become a mantra for how to act during an active shooter situation. The idea is to escape the situation or protect oneself, and counter the gunman as a last resort.

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26-Jun-2019 10:05 AM EDT

Education

Newswise: Four Approaches to Understanding and Moving Beyond Dysfunctional Deliberation

Article ID: 714858

Four Approaches to Understanding and Moving Beyond Dysfunctional Deliberation

Iowa State University

It may feel like we have reached an impasse in the debate over issues such as gun violence, climate change and immigration. To improve the level of discourse, an Iowa State assistant professor of English offers four strategies to work toward understanding.

Released:
25-Jun-2019 8:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: To Protect Kids and Teens From Firearm Harm, Do Research to Answer These Questions First, Experts Say
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    10-Jun-2019 4:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 714079

To Protect Kids and Teens From Firearm Harm, Do Research to Answer These Questions First, Experts Say

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

Firearm injuries kill more American children and teens than anything else, except automobile crashes. But research on how those injuries happen, who’s most likely to suffer or die from one, or what steps would prevent them, has lagged behind research on other causes of death. Now, as more researchers and funders appear interested in pediatric firearm injury research, a team of experts has published the most pressing questions and called for studies to address them.

Released:
6-Jun-2019 4:30 PM EDT

Article ID: 713315

Notre Dame Stories: Breastfeeding & IPV, Rome Global Gateway

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame Stories: Breastfeeding & IPV, Rome Global Gateway

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22-May-2019 11:15 AM EDT

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Article ID: 713162

Research Suggests Salons as Potential Locations to Combat Domestic Violence in Immigrant Communities

Saint Joseph's University

A recent study conducted by Saint Joseph’s University researcher and professor of sociology and criminal justice, Chunrye Kim, Ph.D., revealed that hairstylists in immigrant communities in Queens, New York are aware of domestic violence and other forms of abuse among their clients.

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20-May-2019 11:30 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 713143

Just released: Proceedings from inaugural Medical Summit on Firearm Injury Prevention

American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Proceedings from the first-ever Medical Summit on Firearm Injury Prevention have been released and published on the Journal of the American College of Surgeons website as an “article in press” in advance of print publication.

Released:
20-May-2019 9:30 AM EDT
Newswise: SAEM 2019: Gun Safety, Over Testing and More

Article ID: 712959

SAEM 2019: Gun Safety, Over Testing and More

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

Michigan Medicine experts highlighted new research during the keynote address and plenary session at the annual Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting.

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15-May-2019 4:00 PM EDT
Newswise: Rutgers Freshman Fights Gun Violence, Urges Students to Take Action

Article ID: 712310

Rutgers Freshman Fights Gun Violence, Urges Students to Take Action

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Since the moment Jai Patel and his friends sought cover in a clothing store bathroom when gunfire erupted in a Jersey City Mall, all he has wanted to talk about is how to prevent something like that from ever happening again. Since then, he organized the Jersey City March for Our Lives, speaks at rallies and is now starting a Rutgers chapter of Students Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.

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2-May-2019 1:05 PM EDT

Law and Public Policy

Newswise: Professor Hosts Mock National Security Council Session

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Professor Hosts Mock National Security Council Session

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Rutgers American Studies expert uses war games in the form of a mock NSC session to teach real-life lessons to students and show the real cost of war

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2-May-2019 1:05 PM EDT

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