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June 21, 2018
Slavery was profitable for many enslavers. In today's Academic Minute, SUNY New Paltz's Lou Roper delves into how the British Empire used slavery to fuel its expansion in the 17th century.

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May 3, 2018
For a meaningful life, what you do every day matters. In today's Academic Minute, Hamilton College's Jaime Kucinskas discusses when people find the sacred during their daily routine.
May 2, 2018
Does the gender of an employee play a role in the outcome of a public relations campaign? In today's Academic Minute, Amelia Reigstad of the University of Wisconsin River Falls explores whether personality traits rather than gender can make the biggest difference.
May 1, 2018
Americans are not very good at determining how active they are. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Southern California's Arie Kapteyn explores why.
April 30, 2018
How long have Republicans been red and Democrats blue? In today's Academic Minute, Yale University's David Kastan determines that it might not be as long as you think.
April 27, 2018
What happens after the students stop marching? In today's Academic Minute, part two of our student protest series, Villanova University's Jerusha Conner discusses one way these young activists can also make an impact in the future.


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