This Week on The Academic Minute (2021.02.01)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2021.02.01


Monday, February 1st

Hao Huang, professor of humanities, looks at environmentalism and music in a sacred way.

Tuesday, February 2nd

Martha Gonzalez, associate professor of chicanx-latinx studies, looks into how music has been affected by commoditization.

Wednesday, February 3rd

Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert, associate professor of biology, takes a closer look at how cells respond to stress.

Thursday, February 4th

Yuval Avnur, professor of philosophy, looks into whether news echo chambers are really a bad thing.

Friday, February 5th

Nancy Neiman, professor of political science, explains why free markets cannot be counted on to erase social injustices.