This Week on The Academic Minute (2021.03.08)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2021.03.08


Monday, March 8th

Daniel H. Neilson, assistant professor of economics at Bard College at Simon’s Rock, examines the fallout from the GameStop stock buying frenzy.

Tuesday, March 9th

Chitra Gotluru, PhD candidate in medicine at Florida International University, discusses reasons for why COVID-19 has affected mortality in one sex more than the other.

Wednesday, March 10th

Neha Mittal, post-doctoral associate in the department of bioinformatics and genomics at the University of North Carolina Charlotte, discusses one useful way to track to COVID-19.

Thursday, March 11th

Allison Weidhaas, associate professor in the department of communication and journalism at Rider University, delves into why COVID-19 has exacerbated women’s role as caregivers.

Friday, March 12th

Caroline Brackette, associate professor in the college of health professions at Mercer University, explains why mental health disabilities can lead to lower college satisfaction among students.