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April 29, 2016
Can you call someone the greatest of all time when not all people were allowed to play? In today's Academic Minute, Louisiana State University's Lori Martin discusses how racism has tinged this question since the early days of major competitive sports.

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April 8, 2016
Programs that bring computers into the classroom are helping to eliminate the digital divide. In today's Academic Minute, Winthrop University's Marshall Jones examines the positives and negatives of such programs.
April 7, 2016
While the West is drying out, the Northeastern U.S. is getting wetter. In today's Academic Minute, Worcester State University's Tim Cook explores the effects of a wetter climate in that region.
April 6, 2016
Gerrymandering is a big topic again this election season, but what about gendermandering? In today's Academic Minute, Baldwin Wallace University's Barbara Palmer details how a gerrymandered district might decide which sex is elected as well as which party.
April 5, 2016
The Internet makes college easier, but can it be too much of a good thing? In today's Academic Minute, Georgia State University's Susan M. Snyder asserts that problematic use of the Internet can adversely affect key areas of a college student’s life.
April 4, 2016
Cutting edge technology could revive an old economy. In today's Academic Minute, the State University of New York's Thomas Amidon explains how forests can be used in the future.

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