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.