Hofstra University http://wamc.org en Dr. Jeffrey Froh, Hofstra University - The Benefits of Gratitude http://wamc.org/post/dr-jeffrey-froh-hofstra-university-benefits-gratitude <p>The feeling of gratitude can positively influence all the other factors of one's life.</p><p>Dr. Jeffrey Froh, associated professor of psychology at Hofstra University, is studying the far reaching effects that gratitude has on children.</p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Matthew Pryce 87889 at http://wamc.org Dr. Jeffrey Froh, Hofstra University - The Benefits of Gratitude Dr. Sina Rabbany, Hofstra University - Restoring Damaged Organs http://wamc.org/post/dr-sina-rabbany-hofstra-university-restoring-damaged-organs <p></p><p>Could organ donation and transplants become a relic of the past?</p><p>In Today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Sina Rabbany, professor and director of bioengineering at Hofstra University, discusses new insights into how blood vessels acquire characteristics, and how they might be&nbsp; used to transform how we repair damaged organs.</p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Matthew Pryce 85344 at http://wamc.org Dr. Sina Rabbany, Hofstra University - Restoring Damaged Organs Dr. G. Thomas Couser, Hofstra University – Memoir and Social Change http://wamc.org/post/dr-g-thomas-couser-hofstra-university-memoir-and-social-change <p>In today&rsquo;s Academic Minute, Dr. G. Thomas Couser of Hofstra University explains how memoir is often the precursor of social change and the increased acceptance of minority groups.<br /> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 37685 at http://wamc.org Dr. G. Thomas Couser, Hofstra University – Memoir and Social Change