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November 24, 2017
Zebrafish could hold clues to helping us repair our eyesight. In today's Academic Minute, SUNY Geneseo's Travis Bailey examines how zebrafish repair their eyes and what we can learn to benefit ourselves in the future.

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September 8, 2014
People cite procrastination as a major factor influencing productivity in a negative way.  In today's Academic Minute, Penn State University's David Rosenbaum a psychologist at Penn State University, has coined the term "precrastination."
September 5, 2014
On our Sept. 5 program, the University of Virginia's Josipa Roksa joins Inside Higher Ed Editor Scott Jaschik and moderator Casey Green to talk about the findings of her new book, Aspiring Adults Adrift, and Goucher College President José Antonio Bowen discusses the change in his college's admissions policy that will allow students to apply with only a two-minute video -- no transcript, no essays.
September 4, 2014
Energy drinks are typically marketed to young adults. But In today's Academic Minute, American Public University's Lauri O. Byerley asks if this is the primary group that is consuming them.
September 4, 2014
Inside Higher Ed editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman lead a free webinar on The Quest for Critical Thinking -- why colleges care about it so much, how they define it and how they try to assure their students engage in it.  
September 4, 2014
Racism can be cloaked in language that avoids overt prejudices. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Adelaide's Scott Hanson-Easey discusses how subtly racist language permeates the media.

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