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February 9, 2016
What we think of as common-sense morality may need some updating. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Waterloo's John Turri explains how what we ought to do might not always be what we can do.
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December 10, 2015
Is getting out of prison good for prisoners? In today's Academic Minute, Arizona State University's Kevin A. Wright explores how the communities offenders come home to can often look like the prisons they were just in.
December 9, 2015
Attitudes toward working mothers are more positive than ever before. In today's Academic Minute, San Diego State University's Jean M. Twenge details how the backlash against working mothers is a thing of the past.
December 8, 2015
After an eventful and challenging year, UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank discusses the tenure controversy, public higher ed financing and campus racial tensions.
December 8, 2015
Teaching great research from female scholars may help keep more female students in academia. In today's Academic Minute, Brown University's Jeff Colgan examines how male and female instructors differ when designing their syllabi.
December 7, 2015
An accidental discovery could have big health benefits in the future. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Texas at Austin's Jackie Dudley explains her research into an academic rivalry and a finding that could have big implications for our health.
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