Case Western Reserve University

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri December 26, 2014

The Academic Minute for 12.22 - 12.26

Monday, December 22
Stephen Stearns - Yale University
Continuing Human Evolution

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon December 22, 2014

2014.12.22 - This Week on The Academic Minute

Monday, December 22
Stephen Stearns of Yale University offers a contemporary analysis of human evolution.

Tuesday, December 23
Brooke Macnamara of Case Western Reserve University explores the efficacy of practice.

Wednesday, December 24
SUNY ESF's Tim Volk profiles the renewable resource: biomass.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri October 3, 2014

The Academic Minute for 9.29 - 10.3

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon September 29, 2014

9.29.2014 - This Week on The Academic Minute

This Week on The Academic Minute
 

Monday, September 29
Dr. William Alex Pridemore of Georgia State University details the connection between incarceration and mortality.

Tuesday, September 30
Dr. Patrick Forber of Tufts University discusses the evolution of spite.

Wednesday, October 1
Rice University's Dr. Kirstin Matthews unravels the complexity of biomedical patents.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon June 2, 2014

Dr. Norah Feeny, Case Western Reserve University - PTSD Resilience

Exposure to trauma doesn't necessarily dictate PTSD for the victim.

Dr. Norah Feeny, professor of psychology at Case Western Reserve University, is studying post-traumatic stress disorder to expand on our understanding of the affliction and potentially debunk some related myths.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Dr. William Doll, Case Western Reserve University - A One-Minute Talk on Giving a One-Minute Talk

Is there a formula for delivering an effective speech?

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. William Doll, visiting fellow at Case Western Reserve University, outlines a few  rules for crafting an engaging oration.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Tue December 31, 2013

Dr. John Broich, Case Western Reserve University – President's Award

This week we’ll be featuring five winners of The Academic Minute’s Third Annual Senior Superlatives.

Dr. John Broich of Case Western Reserve University took the President’s Award for teaching us about the contentious history of the municipal water supply. 

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Thu November 7, 2013

Dr. John Broich, Case Western Reserve University – History of Municipal Water

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. John Broich of Case Western Reserve University explores the contentious history of the municipal water supply. 

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Dr. William Marling, Case Western Reserve University – The Great Gatsby

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. William Marling of Case Western Reserve University explains the initial and continuing popularity of Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. 


William Marling is a professor of literature at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where his research is focused on detective novels, globalization, and American Modernism. He has published books on Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, and is currently writing about the rise of “world literature.” He holds a Ph.D. from the University of California Santa Barbara.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed June 12, 2013

Dr. Daniel Goldmark, Case Western Reserve University – Music of Tin Pan Alley

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Daniel Goldmark of Case Western Reserve University revisits the music of Tin Pan Alley and explains why buying music by the song isn’t a new idea. 

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