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A Professor Caught in the Middle on Israel-Hamas

Robert Vitalis, a political scientist at the University of Pennsylvania, both defends the Palestine Writes conference that has been characterized as antisemitic and insists that his friends on the left grapple with the crimes committed by Hamas.

Penetrating the Blue Wall of Silence

People in stressful jobs often don’t get the mental health help they need. In today’s Academic Minute, Albertus Magnus College’s James Scott examines one example.

Taking Perspective: Reducing Prejudice in Politics

Reducing prejudice brings many benefits for society. In today’s Academic Minute, Gettysburg College’s Alauna Safarpour considers how we go about doing so.

Greek Mythology in the Garden

Next time you’re in your garden, think Greek. In today’s Academic Minute, Tufts University’s Marie-Claire Beaulieu explores the mythology present in this space.

Weekly Wisdom | Interview with Strada Education Foundation President Ruth Watkins

A spirited discussion with President Ruth Watkins from Strada Education Foundation.

Laura Allen from Trinity University on connecting student well-being to the natural world

Helping students get in touch with nature by combining theory, research and practice.

Reducing E-Commerce Emissions

Shopping from home can also be bad for the environment. In today's Academic Minute, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's José Holguín-Veras explores ways to reduce vehicle emissions during shipping.

Thanksgiving Food and Gratitude

Food is the main event of most Thanksgivings. In today's Academic Minute, the University of North Carolina Charlotte's Ashli Stokes discusses the importance of preparing something tasty for your family to enjoy this holiday.