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April 24, 2014
You may be surprised to learn of the widespread uses of helium. In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Connecticut's Nicholas Leadbeater explains the wide application of this chemical element and why its days of filling party balloons may be coming to an end.
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The Academic Minute features professors from top institutions around the country, delving into topics from the serious to the light-hearted, keeping listeners abreast of what's new and exciting in the academy.
Rodney B. Murray, executive director of academic technology at the University of the Sciences, is charged with advancing all aspects of educational technology on campus.
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April 13, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Long Island University's Dianne Slavin discusses an increase in the frequency of a little recognized feature of speech, vocal fry.
April 12, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, the College of Saint Rose's Donna Burns examines the range of events that can produce feelings of grief.
April 11, 2012
This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features a conversation with David Yaskin, CEO and founder of Starfish Retention Solutions, discussing the company's student success and retention services.
April 11, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, McGill University's Julio Martinez-Trujillo explores how our brains allow us to focus on more than one thing at a time.
April 10, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Maryann Tebben of Bard College at Simon’s Rock discusses French cuisine’s most French dish.