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October 28, 2016
The Great Pumpkin and Charlie Brown are part of Halloween. In today's Academic Minute, Washington and Lee University's Stephen Lind takes a deeper look at this classic TV special and the lessons it teaches us about faith and doubt.

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August 25, 2014
Can soy fight HIV? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Missouri's Stefan Sarafianos discusses new research suggesting that compounds present in soy may help resist the HIV virus.
August 22, 2014
Human psychology and neurological processes are rarely considered when drawing up blueprints for buildings. In today's Academic Minute, Tufts University's Justin Hollander suggests that these factors should figure prominently when designing architecture and laying out city plans.
August 22, 2014
In our August 22 podcast, Carol Schneider of the Association of American Colleges and Universities and Robert Townsend of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences discuss the academy's new analysis of the extent of course taking in the humanities and scientific fields. And the former Yale University President Benno Schmidt and Henry Reichman of the American Association of University Professors debate a new report urging trustees to push a more aggressive reform agenda on campuses.
August 21, 2014
Join Dr. Allen Partridge for this one-hour session designed to give educators strategies and techniques to leverage digital technologies to enhance their teaching opportunities.  
August 21, 2014
Are humans hard-wired to crave sweet treats? In today's Academic Minute, Yale University's Ivan de Araújo discusses the relationship our brain chemistry shares with the sugary snacks everyone loves.


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