Monthly Archive:: December 2020

Daniel Gallagher, Cornell University – Latin Alive!

On Cornell University Week: Is Latin a dead language? Daniel Gallagher, senior lecturer, makes the case

Derrick Spires, Cornell University – Antebellum Social Media

On Cornell University Week: Was there social media in the 1830’s? Derrick Spires, associate professor of

Naminata Diabate, Cornell University – Naked Agency

On Cornell University Week: In Africa, a different kind of protest is happening in public. Naminata

This Week on The Academic Minute (2020.12.07)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2020.12.07 Monday, December 7th Naminata Diabate, associate professor of comparative

The Academic Minute for 2020.11.30-2020.12.04

  The Academic Minute from 11.30 – 12.04 Monday, November 30th Nancy D. Campbell – Rensselaer

Malik Magdon-Ismail, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Modeling Infection Rates for Pandemic Control

On Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Week: Learning to predict how COVID-19 spreads is key. Malik Magdon-Ismail, professor

Kristin Bennett, Renssealaer Polytechnic Institute – COVIDMinder

On Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Week: COVID-19 affects certain groups at a higher rate than others. Kristin

Timothy D. Golden, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Telecommuting

On Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Week:Β  Are employees as productive while telecommuting? Timothy D. Golden, professor of

Nishtha Langer, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – Women in IT More Likely to Be Promoted Than Men

On Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Week: Women in IT jobs face many challenges. Nishtha Langer, assistant professor