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[Men's Volleyball] Brad Sawin named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete


[Men's Wrestling] Men's Wrestling Named an NWCA Top 10 All-Academic Team


[Track & Field] Sauls, Wright earn program's first weekly GSAC awards


Decoding Extinction



Organic solar cells reach record efficiency, benchmark for commercialization
In an advance that makes a more flexible, inexpensive type of solar cell commercially viable, University of Michigan researchers have demonstrated organic solar cells that ...


Low iron, vitamin B12 reserves linked to behavior concerns in young boys
Significant iron deficiency and low blood levels of vitamin B12 in boys around age 8 are associated with behavior problems when they get to middle ...


Spring cleaning for medicine cabinets: Statewide event will help Michigan residents get rid of meds
Spring cleaning isn't just for dust and grime—medicine cabinets need it too, especially in the face of a growing epidemic of misused prescription drugs such ...


Aging: The natural stress reliever for many women
While some research suggests that midlife is a dissatisfying time for women, other studies show that women report feeling less stressed and enjoy a higher ...


Michigan Meeting will explore strategies to end gender-based violence
EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT   For three days, national experts will gather at the University of Michigan to discuss strategies and policies and develop ideas for ending gender-based violence ...


Professor Goffredi: A search for some of Earth’s most extreme creatures in the West Coast's deepest underwater canyon


Incident Reports: April 23, 2018
Crime Log Date: Monday, April 23, 2018Groups audience: Campus Safety


My Oxy Story: Sabrina Degnan '18
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Machine Learning Infers Microbial Relationships
CMU’s Radu Marculescu work could lay the groundwork for improved preventative medicine.


Conductive Paint Transforms Walls Into Sensors, Interactive Surfaces
Smart walls react to human touch and sense activity In room.


Kaleidoscope XX Showcase Celebrates 20 Years of Creative Student Work
The BXA Intercollege Degree Programs students will showcase creative work and performances at the annual Kaleidoscope exhibition April 27.


Spring Carnival Snapshots
Carnegie Mellon University's 104th installment of Spring Carnival was a weekend of Myths and Legends.


Cheap 3-D Printer Can Produce Self-Folding Materials
The CMU process takes advantage of a common printing defect.


Separating fact from myth of 1903 anti-Jewish riot
Humanities
Stanford historian Steven Zipperstein analyzes the impactful aftermath of the Kishinev pogrom, an anti-Jewish massacre in imperial Russia. Using new evidence, he sheds light on how the riot took place, separating fact from myth.


Swirling liquids shed light on how bitcoin works
Science & Technology
The physics involved with stirring a liquid operate the same way as the mathematical functions that secure digital information. This parallel could help in developing even more secure ways of protecting digital information.


New credits make carbon capture profitable
Science & Technology
With recent tax credits and other policies, removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and storing it underground is not only possible but profitable for U.S. biofuel refineries.


Pediatric obesity, depression connected in the brain
Science & Technology
Reward centers in the brains of children and teenagers who are obese and depressed show abnormalities that suggest the two conditions are neurologically connected, Stanford researchers have found.


Autonomous car research at Stanford
Science & Technology
Researchers all over Stanford are working on our driverless future. From exploring complex ethics questions, to developing leading-edge technologies, to real-world testing of custom autonomous cars, Stanford researchers are striving to help ensure the safety of driverless vehicles.


[Cheerleading] Union Cheer Welcomes Bishop to the 2018-19 Roster
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College cheer coach Lisa Napier announced the addition of Autumn Bishop for the 2018-19 Bulldog squad.


[Softball] Talton Nabs AAC Player of the Week Honors
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College third baseman Lauren Talton (JR/Huntsville, Ala.) clubbed her way to the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) Softball Player of the Week honor, the league announced Monday.


[Men's Golf] Bulldogs Collect All-AAC Honors
ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) announced the 2017-18 All-AAC Men's Golf Team and individual awards on Wednesday, and three members of the Union College men's golf team were recognized.