Monthly Archive:: July 2015

Scott McGraw, OSU – Bitter Side of Cocoa

Is the production of chocolate having a negative impact? Scott McGraw, an anthropologist at The Ohio

This Week on The Academic Minute (2015.07.13)

This Week on The Academic MinuteĀ (2015.07.13) Monday, July 13 Scott McGraw of The Ohio State University

The Academic Minute for 2015.7.6 – 7.10

Catch up with The Academic Minute from 7.6- 7.10 Monday, July 6 Michael Howell – University

Catherine Le Gouis, Mount Holyoke College – The Humor of Marcel Proust

Apparently, Marcel Proust was funny. Catherine Le Gouis, French professor at Mount Holyoke College, helps us

Joseph Pawlik featured on The Best of Our Knowledge

As always, host Bob Barrett selects an Academic Minute to air during The Best of Our

Christopher Liu, University of Toronto – Ideology and Proximity

Does personal interaction with people who hold conflicting ideology influence your thinking? Chris Liu, a professor

Larry Stevens, NAU – Chocolate Brain Boost

Pass the chocolate! Larry Stevens, a professor of psychological sciences at Northern Arizona University, is researching

Kentaro Toyama, University of Michigan – Equality of Technology

Technology is a good thing for everyone, right? Kentaro Toyama, professor of community information at University

5 Year Anniversary Giveaway!

  It’s The Academic Minute’s 5 year anniversary today! To celebrate, we’re giving away an incredible

Michael Howell, University of Minnesota – Athletic Slumber

Sleep training might offer some interesting health benefits. Michael Howell, neurologist at University of Minnesota, discusses