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December 4, 2020
Learning to predict how COVID-19 spreads is key. In today's Academic Minute, part of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Week, Malik Magdon-Ismail develops one way to do so.

  • The Key Podcast

    Hear candid conversations with higher ed newsmakers on how colleges and universities are coping with the pandemic and recession -- with a special focus on equity and lower-income students.

  • Academic Minute

    The Academic Minute features professors from top institutions around the country, delving into topics from the serious to the light-hearted, keeping listeners abreast of what's new and exciting in the academy.

  • The Pulse

    The Pulse, hosted by Rodney B. Murray of University of the Sciences, is Inside Higher Ed's monthly technology podcast.

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November 6, 2020
If you move a symbol from its community, does it lose its power? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Louisville's Dan Gifford looks to the past to find out.
November 5, 2020
This episode of the Pulse podcast is part of an audio and video podcast series in response to the impact of COVID-19. In this episode, The Pulse's host, Rodney B. Murray of University of the Sciences, speaks with Barnard College president Sian Beilock about helping students combat fear and anxiety by studying the big problems COVID-19 presents.
November 5, 2020
Is it nature or nurture for those who want a STEM career? In today's Academic Minute: Lisa Martin-Hansen, professor of science education at California State University, Long Beach, determines maybe you don’t need to be born with it.
November 4, 2020
A growing body of evidence finds high student anxiety and uncertainty about what comes after college.
November 4, 2020
Gain insights into how the results of the presidential, congressional and gubernatorial elections could affect higher education in the coming months and years and how institutions and their leaders might respond. 



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