Hofstra 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
Mon April 14, 2014

Dr. Jeffrey Froh, Hofstra University - The Benefits of Gratitude

The feeling of gratitude can positively influence all the other factors of one's life.

Dr. Jeffrey Froh, associated professor of psychology at Hofstra University, is studying the far reaching effects that gratitude has on children.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed March 12, 2014

Dr. Sina Rabbany, Hofstra University - Restoring Damaged Organs

Could organ donation and transplants become a relic of the past?

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  used to transform how we repair damaged organs.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon April 30, 2012

Dr. G. Thomas Couser, Hofstra University – Memoir and Social Change

In today’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.

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