This Week on The Academic Minute 2021.11.22
Monday, November 22nd
Kerry Whigham, assistant professor of genocide and mass atrocity at Binghamton University, examines how dealing with the past can be crucial to moving forward.
Tuesday, November 23rd
Mark Stelzner, assistant professor of economics at Connecticut College, details the intensity of slavery and the birth of modern capitalism.
Wednesday, November 24th
Blake Alexander Simmons, postdoctoral research fellow at Boston University, determines how China’s foreign projects could have huge impacts.
Thursday, November 25th
Chris Impey, university distinguished professor in the department of astronomy at the University of Arizona, looks into how a telescope can tell us more about the beginning of the universe.
Friday, November 26th
Ben McCall, professor of sustainability at the University of Dayton, determines our current rate of energy usage cannot go on forever.