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March 16, 2018
Can you learn while sleeping? In today's Academic Minute, a Student Spotlight, Northwestern University's Sadie Witkowski delves into whether our brains are still working while we doze.

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December 18, 2017
Another species is on the brink of near extinction. In today's Academic Minute, part of Cornell College Week on the program, Tammy Mildenstein explores Old World fruit bats and why their decline is harmful to their environment.
December 15, 2017
Leaders say they welcome innovation and new ideas, but do they in practice? In today's Academic Minute, the University of San Diego's Jennifer Mueller explains why many organizations actually reject creativity.
December 14, 2017
Is merely being active enough, or is there a right way to stay in motion? In today's Academic Minute, Northwestern University's Dorothy Dunlop explores this question.
December 13, 2017
Are government employees treated differently by the movies than in popular opinion? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Dayton's Michelle Pautz discusses how bureaucrats are shown in a different light in the dark of the theater.
December 12, 2017
Can chemistry help us better understand the past? In today's Academic Minute, Cornell College's Cindy Strong examines fragments of ancient pottery to reveal different cultures.


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