Topic: Research

Students receive funding to gain experience through summer research

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Students receive funding to gain experience through summer research

April 11, 2017 0 comments

Each year, Undergraduate Teaching and Research Awards provide students with funding to conduct research with a University faculty member.

Computer science professor selected as Sloan Fellow

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Computer science professor selected as Sloan Fellow

March 22, 2017 0 comments

For the fourth year in a row, a faculty member in the computer science department has been awarded the Sloan Research Fellowship.

New study reveals extent of colonial native enslavement

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New study reveals extent of colonial native enslavement

February 24, 2017 0 comments

A new study by Associate Professor of History Linford Fisher shows the problem in colonial New England reaches further than previously assumed.

Researchers study smokers’ perceptions of reduced nicotine cigarettes

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Researchers study smokers’ perceptions of reduced nicotine cigarettes

February 22, 2017 0 comments

In the past several years, researchers have tried to understand smokers’ perceptions of what they are putting into their bodies.

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U. researchers discover inaccuracy of previous climate models

February 14, 2017 0 comments

Current climate models used to study climate change may not be as accurate as previously thought.

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U. researchers encourage community-based studies

February 14, 2017 0 comments

The struggle to obtain representative population samples continues to plague researchers.

Speed of speech unrelated to amount of information conveyed

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Speed of speech unrelated to amount of information conveyed

February 13, 2017 0 comments

Whether we speak lightning fast or at snail speed, the amount of information we convey is about the same.

Artificial creation of gamete cells raises ethical questions

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Artificial creation of gamete cells raises ethical questions

February 5, 2017 0 comments

In vitro gametogenesis has recently raised a number of ethical concerns from researchers in the field.

University researchers focus on needs of veteran amputees

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University researchers focus on needs of veteran amputees

February 2, 2017 0 comments

University researchers are collaborating on a three-year study focused on the needs of veterans who have suffered severe upper-limb amputations.

Study shows Medicaid expansion linked to increased healthcare quality

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Study shows Medicaid expansion linked to increased healthcare quality

January 25, 2017 0 comments

Researchers at the School of Public Health compared data to determine the effects of the Affordable Care Act