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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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March 29, 2018
Gaps in health-care access for vulnerable populations are closing around the globe. In today's Academic Minute, Dartmouth College's Chelsey Kivland examines how climate change could bust them back open.
March 28, 2018
Inside Higher Ed editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman discuss the topics from the "New Models for Educational Materials" booklet.
March 28, 2018
Tattoos are common but also pose a health risk. In today's Academic Minute, Case Western Reserve University's Greg Hall determines how toxic getting inked can be.
March 27, 2018
Shared economic prosperity has not found its way into certain states and communities. In today's Academic Minute, American University's Jessica Young describes the problems that arise when not everyone benefits from a booming economy.
March 26, 2018
Bipartisanship during a crisis seems unlikely in today’s political climate. In today's Academic Minute, Cornell University's Joseph Fins details a situation from the past that shows how leaders can work together in tough times.


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