Amherst College Week on The Academic Minute 2018.10.15
Monday, October 15th
David Jones examines if volcanoes are responsible for the mass extinctions in Earth’s history.
Tuesday, October 16th
Sheila Jaswal explores how to retain more women and underrepresented minorities in STEM programs.
Wednesday, October 17th
Josef Trapani discusses how hair cells do more than put hair on our heads.
Thursday, October 18th
Catherine Sanderson looks into the bystander effect.
Friday, October 19th
Carrie Palmquist details how children and adults differ in how they make snap judgments.