Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Can Parents’ Stress Impact the Health of Future Generations?

Stone Hearth News
Professor Mark Haussmann, biology, says his research “will be important for predicting how early adversity impacts human health and how changing environmental conditions …

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Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

The Political Legacy of Progressive Evangelicals

Religion & Politics
Professor Brantley Gasaway, religious studies, discusses the work of contemporary progressive evangelicals whose political activism, starting in the 1960s, diverged from the louder voices …

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Monday, October 26th, 2015

Why You Can’t Get That Song Out of Your Head

Wall Street Journal
Imaging studies by Professor Andrea Halpern, psychology, have shown that deliberately imagining music and actually listening to music activate many of the same …

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Monday, October 26th, 2015

Three Bucknell students Named University Innovation Fellows by NSF-funded Epicenter

Aleksandar Antonov ’17, Alexander Breakstone ’17 and Emily Campbell ’17 were named National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation (Epicenter) University Innovation Fellows, a national program …

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Thursday, October 15th, 2015

Bucknell Fraternity Spends Fall Break Running 182 Miles for Charity

USA Today
In the Ronald Reagan Run, members of Bucknell University’s TKE Beta Mu chapter run 182 miles from Lewisburg, Pa., to the White House lawn to raise money for …

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Friday, October 9th, 2015

China’s AIIB and OBOR: Ambitions and Challenges

The Diplomat
Professor Zhiqun Zhu, director of the China Institute and MacArthur Chair of East Asian Politics, explains why the two ambitious projects have become an integral …

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Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Contractors: Make the Erector Part of Your Early Planning

North Carolina Construction News
Professor Michael Toole, civil and environmental engineering, says there are practical and ethical reasons why the design for construction safety concept …

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Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

How Digital Art Curators Save Vintage Data and Hardware

Fast Company
Richard Rinehart, director of the Samek Art Museum at Bucknell University, says that when preserving digital art, museums haven’t always thought to collect a clean

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Monday, September 28th, 2015

Why I’m Naming a New Plant Species After The Martian

Huffington Post
Professor Chris Martine, biology, and his lab group named a new species of bush tomato Solanum watneyi after Mark Watney, the main character in The

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Friday, September 25th, 2015

Geisinger at 100 Symposium: Health System, Colleges Collaborate on Research

Daily Item
Bucknell University President John Bravman spoke at the Geisinger at 100 Symposium about the the relationships area colleges and universities have with Geisinger …

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Friday, September 18th, 2015

Dynamic Braces for Kids with Scoliosis

Medical Design Technology
Professor Charles Kim, mechanical engineering, and collaborators at Columbia Engineering and the Columbia University Medical Center are developing a dynamic spine brace that …

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Monday, September 7th, 2015

Santorum’s 2012 Success Proving Difficult to Replicate in 2016 Race

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Professor Chris Ellis, political science, says, “Rick Santorum has a lot of qualities that Republican voters like, but there’s not really a niche

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Saturday, August 29th, 2015

Ms. Park Goes to Beijing, But Will Xi Cooperate on North Korea?

East Asia Forum
Professor Zhiqun Zhu, director of the China Institute and MacArthur Chair of East Asian Politics, says North Korea remains a security challenge for …

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Monday, August 17th, 2015

Addressing Climate Change Will Benefit Older Adults, GSA Says

Caribbean Today
Professor Mick Smyer, psychology, says, “President Obama showed insight and leadership by making a connection between climate change and the legacy left by …

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Monday, August 17th, 2015

China Trying To Block Japan’s Push For Hiroshima Commemoration At UN

China Topix
Professor Zhiqun Zhu, director of the China Institute and MacArthur Chair of East Asian Politics, explained China’s move to block Japan at the United …

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Friday, August 7th, 2015

This Amazing New Software Reads Your Brain to Tune Out All Your Digital Distractions

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Professor Evan Peck, computer science, discusses Phylter, a new piece of software designed to keep you focused on the task at hand. “It tries to …

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Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Body Shame May Actually Be Making Women Sick, Study Suggests

Huffington Post
New research by Professor Jean Lamont, psychology, suggests that feeling body shame may actually cause women to become physically ill. …

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Monday, July 27th, 2015

Big Dragon on Campus: China’s Soft Power-play in Academia

ForeignAffairs.co.nz
Professor Zhiqun Zhu, director of the China Institute and MacArthur Chair of East Asian Politics, says China has “quickly and quietly doubled its efforts to …

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Sunday, July 19th, 2015

Painful Lessons China Must Learn From the Stock Market Slump

Professor Zhiqun Zhu, director of the China Institute and MacArthur Chair of East Asian Politics, says the latest Chinese financial slump “is a wake-up call for …

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Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Guys: To Flirt Effectively, Just Act Like a Decent Human

Washington Post
Professor T. Joel Wade says his recent study on flirting concluded that women perceived men who acted committed and caring to be the best at …

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Monday, July 13th, 2015

Aging Population Could Drive Obama’s Climate Change Policies

CNN
Bucknell Provost Mick Smyer says President Obama should tap into the voting power of adults aged 60-plus to push forward with his climate change …

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Thursday, July 9th, 2015

China Stock Crisis: Why Comparisons to Greece may be ‘Overdrawn’

CBC News
Professor Bill Gruver, management, says the Chinese markets more susceptible to human emotion because the majority of the investors are average citizens, as …

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Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

How Men and Women Flirt Differently, According to New Research

Bustle
New research from Professor T. Joel Wade, psychology, reveals that men and women flirt differently — and are looking for different clues from each other. …

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Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Amid New Overtime Rules, More Employers Might Set Email Curfew

NPR
Professor Neil Boyd, management, says the new higher overtime salary threshold will prompt some large companies to shut down email servers, or ban their hourly …

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Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Why Fight Over Free Trade Confounds Partisan Divide

The Conversation
Professor Chris Ellis, political science, said the Senate’s decision to give President Obama so-called fast-track trade promotion authority stands out as an exceedingly …

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Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Taming “Big Data”: Using Data Analytics for Student Success and Institutional Intelligence

Trusteeship Magazine
Param Bedi, vice president for library and information technology at Bucknell University, emphasized the importance of asking strategic questions to help frame big business-intelligence …

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