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Newswise: Election security is about more than just machines, researcher says

Election security is about more than just machines, researcher says

Missouri University of Science and Technology

As the 2020 elections approach, voters need to be aware of possibly malicious attempts to manipulate their opinions and their votes, according to Dr. George Markowsky, professor of computer science at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Channels: Social Media, Technology, Cybersecurity, U.S. Elections News, U.S. Politics,

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20-Nov-2019 5:15 AM EST

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Families of youth with autism face big barriers to care, gaps in services

Case Western Reserve University

New research at Case Western Reserve University found big gaps in services and continued care for children with autism—and their families—as they transition from adolescence to adulthood.

Channels: All Journal News, Autism, Behavioral Science, Family and Parenting, In the Home,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 3:50 PM EST
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Newswise: Study finds U.S. policies could have negative implications for Africa

Study finds U.S. policies could have negative implications for Africa

Iowa State University

A new study finds that while the current United States administration’s policies in Africa may appear undeveloped, there are distinct trends and tendencies that have the potential to negatively impact Africa’s economic growth.

Channels: All Journal News, Economics, Government/Law, U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. Politics, African News,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 1:10 PM EST
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Majority of childhood sex-abuse survivors achieve complete mental health

University of Toronto

Most research on child sexual-abuse survivors focuses on negative consequences such as depression and suicide.

Channels: Addiction, All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Mental Health,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 11:05 AM EST
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Trash talk hurts, even when it comes from a robot

Carnegie Institution for Science

Trash talking has a long and colorful history of flustering game opponents, and now researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have demonstrated that discouraging words can be perturbing even when uttered by a robot.

Channels: Behavioral Science, Engineering, Speech & Language, Technology, Scientific Meetings, Gaming,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 11:05 AM EST
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Newswise: UGA receives $15.75M to combat human trafficking

UGA receives $15.75M to combat human trafficking

University of Georgia

The University of Georgia has been selected to receive $15.75 million from the U.S. Department of State to expand programming and research to measurably reduce human trafficking.

Channels: All Journal News, Government/Law, Grant Funded News,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 10:40 AM EST
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Law and Public Policy

Husbands' stress increases if wives earn more than 40% of household income

University of Bath

Husbands are least stressed when their wives earn up to 40% of household income but they become increasingly uncomfortable as their spouse's wages rise beyond that point and are most stressed when they are entirely economically dependent on their partner, new research from the University of Bath shows.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Mental Health, Psychology and Psychiatry,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 10:05 AM EST
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: Outgoing Save the Children CEO Carolyn Miles Reflects on 20 Years With Organization

Outgoing Save the Children CEO Carolyn Miles Reflects on 20 Years With Organization

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

University of Virginia Darden School of Business alumna Carolyn Miles says the international nonprofit Save the Children has increasingly focused on fundraising, social media marketing and the impact of programs in the 120 countries that have Save the Children representatives during her tenure as the first female president and CEO of the organization in the U.S.

Channels: Education, Entrepreneurship,

Released:
19-Nov-2019 5:05 AM EST
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