Monthly Archive:: May 2017

The Academic Minute for 2017.5.8-5.12

Academic Minute from 5.8 – 5.12 Monday, May 8th John Rennie Short – University of Maryland

Joe Moran, Liverpool John Moores University – Is Technology Making Us Shy?

Is technology making us shy? Joe Moran, professor of English and cultural history at Liverpool John

Jennifer Van Hook featured on The Best of Our Knowledge

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

Terry-Ann Craigie, Connecticut College – Ban the Box

Should we ban the box? Terry-Ann Craigie, assistant professor of economics at Connecticut College, explores whether

Bruce Peabody, Fairleigh Dickinson University – Heroes

Who is your hero? Bruce Peabody, professor of political science at Fairleigh Dickinson University, explains what

Deborah Y. Cohn, New York Institute of Technology – Bad Gift Giving

We’ve all received a bad gift or two in our time. Deborah Y. Cohn, associate professor

John Rennie Short, University of Maryland Baltimore County – Public Transportation

How do we get more people on the bus? John Rennie Short, professor of public policy

This Week On The Academic Minute (2017.5.8)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2017.5.8 Monday, May 8th John Rennie Short of the University of

The Academic Minute for 2017.5.1-5.5

Academic Minute from 5.1 – 5.5 Monday, May 1st Max Levine – Siena College Nausea Dr. Levine

Hui-Chen Lu, Indiana University – Coffee and Dementia

I hope you’ve had your morning coffee today. Hui-Chen Lu, professor of neuroscience at Indiana University,