Monthly Archive:: February 2018

Christine Blackburn, Texas A&M University – Weaknesses in the Global Supply Chain

We must never break the chain. Christine Blackburn, postdoctoral research fellow at Texas A&M University, examines

Kate Manne, Cornell University – Misogyny

There’s been a sea change in how we think of sexual harassment, but has it been

Christian Miller, Wake Forest University – The Character Gap

Want to be a better person? Change your character. Christian Miller, professor of philosophy at Wake

This Week on The Academic Minute (2018.02.26)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2018.02.26 Monday, February 26th Christian Miller of Wake Forest University

The Academic Minute for 2018.02.19-02.23

  Academic Minute from 2.19 – 2.23 Monday, February 19th Paolo Forni – University at Albany

Stephanie Gill featured on The Best of Our Knowledge

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

Samuel Sober, Emory University – Learning From Mistakes

It pays to learn from your mistakes. Samuel Sober, assistant professor in the biology department at

Michal Stachowiak, University at Buffalo – Schizophrenia and Early Brain Development

Schizophrenia may develop much early than previously thought. Michal Stachowiak, professor in the department of pathology

Sidsel Arnspang Pedersen, University of Southern Denmark – Hydrochlorothiazide Use and Risk of Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

On this Student Spotlight: Is a popular drug for hypertension putting patients at risk for cancer?

Charlene Senn, University of Windsor – One Critical Piece of the Puzzle for Preventing Campus Sexual Assault

How do we stop sexual violence on college campuses? Charlene Senn, professor of in the department