Author Archive

Jun Wu, University of California, Irvine – Examining Effects of Environment on Preterm Birth

Nature or nurture? Today on The Academic Minute: Jun Wu, professor of environment and occupational health

Joel Frohlich, University of Tubingen – How to Spot Pseudoscience in an Age of Conspiracy Theories

Spotting pseudoscience can be key to staying correctly informed in today’s world. Today on The Academic

Terri Kurtzberg, Rutgers Business School – Deception by Device

Does your device change how you interact with people online? Terri Kurtzberg, professor of management and

Joshua Rhee, University of California, Irvine – Tobacco and Cannabis Retailer Locations

On this Student Spotlight: Location matters, especially so for tobacco retailers. Joshua Rhee, Ph. D student

The Academic Minute for 2022.11.14-2022.11.18

  The Academic Minute from 11.14 – 11.18 Monday, November 14th Madalina Vlasceanu – New York

Jasmine Travers, New York University – Nursing Home Staffing Suffers in Disadvantaged Communities

On New York University Week: Staffing is a critical factor for nursing homes. Jasmine Travers, assistant

Eric S. Jackson, New York University – Stutterers Don’t Stutter During Private Speech

On New York University Week:Β  Testing β€œprivate speech” for stutterers takes a novel approach. Eric S.

Angela Trude, New York University – A Click Too Far From Healthy Foods

On New York University Week:Β  Online shopping for groceries can change browsing behavior. Angela Trude, assistant

Cara Giovanetti, New York University – Dark Matter

On this Student Spotlight during New York University Week:Β  How do you learn about something you

Madalina Vlasceanu, New York University – Bias and A.I.

On New York University Week:Β  Artificial intelligence unfortunately isn’t without bias. Madalina Vlasceanu, assistant professor of