Tag archive for College of Business and Behavioral Science

the authentic underdog

As humans, struggle draws us in. We love to support passion and determination—and when we see those qualities coupled with a fight to succeed against overwhelming odds, we become captivated. We cheer for the underdog.

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getting seen to get safe

Psychologists employ a technology used in Hollywood filmmaking to make pedestrians and bicyclists more conspicuous to drivers.

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What kind of leadership will take us to Mars?

So what’s left to say about leadership? Plenty, if you ask Marissa Shuffler.

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a wake-up call for drowsy drivers

Finding a reliable way to test for fatigue could help save lives.

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When a warrior can’t go it alone

It’s their job to go where no one should have to go. To see what no one should have to see.

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El Purgatorio

In the desolate terrain of coastal Peru, archeologists unearth clues to a culture of artisans and urban prosperity.

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Charting the stormy seas of social media

If you think tweets come from feathered things, posts are for fences, and pinterest is merely a typo, this story may not be for you.

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Bits & bites

“We thought about the obesity problem,” Muth says. “They have pedometers to track steps. What if we had something to track bites?”

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the bullies of cyberspace

Cyberbullying is as real as traditional bullying—and as painful. Online, perceived anonymity is a dangerous weapon.

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As close as someone you care about

Brian Booth is looking for a way to tame a wild child. Cancer is genetics’ wild child, relentless, growing from cell to tumor, restless, reaching from brain to bone, reckless, destroying even the body it makes home.

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