Lessons From Katrina: After the News Moves on, the Hard Work Begins

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Every Move You Make, Every Bond You Break

Huffington Post By Jay Halfond, Metropolitan College Students tell us not to trust them. About three-quarters of all students self-report in various surveys that they are prone to cheat in their classes. And the many well-publicized scandals at some of America’s most renowned institutions only prove they mean what they say. Why is this?… View […]

The Euro Is In Trouble. But Romania Still Wants In.

Huffington Post Cornel Ban, College of Arts & Sciences, Pardee School of Global Studies The extraordinary political and economic turbulence of the Greek debt crisis has prompted widespread speculation that other European countries will now think twice before joining the 19-nation eurozone… Expert quote: “It is going to be very hard to explain to people […]

Marrying Health and Human Rights: How LGBT Health and Population Health Will Improve Because of Marriage Equality

Huffington Post By Sandro Galea, School of Public Health In ruling that the 14th Amendment requires states to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples and recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, the U.S. Supreme Court, in Obergefell vs. Hodges, not only addressed a fundamental issue of equality, but may have unwittingly contributed to improved […]

This Mental Health Issue Is More Prevalent Than All Forms Of Cancer Combined

Huffington Post Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders As many as 4.3 million American adults who work full-time have experienced an anxiety disorder in the past year, according to a new study… Expert quote: “There are ways to get help and there is more than one option available. They […]

High School Senior Suspended On Last Day Of School Over Dress Length

Huffington Post Carrie Preston, College of Arts & Sciences An Idaho high school senior is speaking out after she was suspended with just minutes left in the school year because of a dispute about the length of her dress… Expert quote: “It’s certainly going to give women the idea that the exposure of their bodies […]