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Edward Cohen, San Jose State University – Teaching Students about Mental Illness in Vietnam

Mental health is a big news topic in the U.S., but not in every country. Edward

Elizabeth Tippett, Oregon University – Employers and Sexual Misconduct

Employers can rely too much on law enforcement to handle employees accused of misconduct. Elizabeth Tippett,

Nikos Solounias, New York Institute of Technology – How Many Toes Do Horses Have?

Horse’s anatomy might need a re-write. Nikos Solounias, professor of anatomy and basic sciences at the

This Week on The Academic Minute (2018.04.23)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2018.04.23 Monday, April 23rd Nikos Solounias of the New York

The Academic Minute for 2018.04.16-04.20 – Purdue University Week

  Academic Minute from 4.16 – 4.20 Monday, April 16th Mary Pilotte – Purdue University Engineering

David Trilling featured on The Best of our Knowledge

As always, host Bob Barrett selects an Academic Minute to air during The Best of Our

Christi Masters, Purdue University – Communicating Effectively Across Cultural Differences

On Purdue University Week: Communication is key between doctors and patients. Christi Masters, clinical assistant professor

Mesut Akdere, Purdue University – Intercultural Openness

On Purdue University Week: Can virtual reality help you become more open to other people? Mesut

Pamala Morris, Purdue University – Learning More About Our Own And Other Cultures

On Purdue University Week: To help future employers manage a global workforce, start with students. Pamala

Monica Miller, Purdue University – Empathy

On Purdue University Week: Can you increase your empathy? Monica Miller, clinical associate professor at Purdue