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Newswise: History Made as Texas Tech University Breaks Ground on School of Veterinary Medicine

Article ID: 719265

History Made as Texas Tech University Breaks Ground on School of Veterinary Medicine

Texas Tech University

The school, located at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Amarillo, is expected to enroll its first class in Fall 2021.

Released:
19-Sep-2019 12:45 PM EDT

Education

Article ID: 719280

Parental involvement plays key role in children's academic attainment, research shows

University of Plymouth

New research has shown how parental engagement has a positive effect on a child's academic attainment - regardless of age or socio-economic status.

Released:
19-Sep-2019 12:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Research Results

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Behavioral Science, Family and Parenting,

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English

Article ID: 719281

Overweight Danes are more likely to have overweight dogs according to new research

University of Copenhagen

A new study from the University of Copenhagen reports that the prevalence of overweight dogs is markedly larger among overweight owners than among normal weight owners.

Released:
19-Sep-2019 12:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 719275

Decoding how kids get into hacking

Michigan State University

New research from Michigan State University is the first to identify characteristics and gender-specific behaviors in kids that could lead kids to become juvenile hackers.

Released:
19-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 719276

Perception of musical pitch varies across cultures

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

People who are accustomed to listening to Western music, which is based on a system of notes organized in octaves

Released:
19-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT

Arts and Humanities

Article ID: 719255

Indonesian Ambassador Discusses Economic Opportunity, Global Trade Skirmishes at UVA Darden

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

Speaking at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business at a Leadership Speaker Series address, Siregar offered a snapshot of the state of the ascendant country, with an economy growing at more than 5 percent a year and declining poverty and low unemployment.

Released:
19-Sep-2019 10:30 AM EDT

Education

Article ID: 719263

Brexit threatens EU climate action, research shows

University of Sheffield

Brexit could lead both the UK and the European Union to weaken their ambitions to tackle the climate crisis, according to new research from the University of Sheffield.

Released:
19-Sep-2019 10:15 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 719260

Why Americans Don’t Fully Trust Many Who Hold Positions of Power

Pew Research Center

The public gives high scores to military leaders, public school principals and police officers on empathy, transparency and ethics, yet they rate members of Congress and leaders of technology companies lower, according to a new Pew Research Center report.

Released:
19-Sep-2019 10:10 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy


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