May 29, 2014

5/28/14
Chronicle of Higher Ed
What the Head of Hiring at Google Doesn’t Understand About Skills
Guy Raffa, French & Italian
http://chronicle.com/blogs/conversation/2014/05/28/what-the-head-of-hiring-at-google-doesnt-understand-about-skills/

5/27/14
KEYE TV
Texas Runoff Comes with Plenty of…
Jim Henson, Government
http://www.keyetv.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/texas-runoff-election-comes-plenty-mudslinging-18364.shtml

5/27/14
Dallas Morning News
Tea party’s Paxton overwhelms Branch in attorney general race
Jim Henson, Government
http://www.dallasnews.com/news/politics/state-politics/20140527-tea-partys-paxton-overwhelms-branch-in-attorney-general-race.ece

5/29/14
Dallas Morning News
Candidates, for my students’ sake, please tackle issues, not each other
Sean Theriault, Government
http://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/latest-columns/20140528-candidates-for-my-students-sake-please-tackle-issues-not-each-other.ece

5/28/14
USA Today Wire
Oldest man in Congress defeated for new term
Jim Henson, Government
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/elections/2014/05/27/ralph-hall-oldest-man-congress-runoff/9642601/

5/27/14
KHOU Houston
Texas voters to soon decide contentious runoff races
Jim Henson, Government
http://www.khou.com/news/texas-news/Texas-voters-to-soon-decide-contentious-runoff-races-260747881.html

5/28/14
NPR
Obama Emphasizes Importance Of Alliances In Foreign Policy Address
Jeremi Suri, History
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/05/28/316679829/obama-emphasizes-importance-of-alliances-in-foreign-policy-address

5/28/14
Wall Street Journal
( EKG.V ) CardioComm Solutions Establishes Research Partnership with University of Texas at Austin for HeartCheck(tm) ECG Services in Clinical Neuroendocrinology
Robert Josephs, Psychology
http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140528-907608.html

5/27/14
UChicago News, COLA News
University to bestow seven honorary degrees at 519th Convocation
John Huehnergard, Middle Eastern Studies
http://news.uchicago.edu/article/2014/05/27/university-bestow-seven-honorary-degrees-519th-convocation

https://www.utexas.edu/cola/public-affairs/news/8003

May 25, 2014

5/22/14
Houston Chronicle
Ag Commissioner will be chosen by urban voters
Jim Henson, Government
http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/politics/texas/article/Ag-Commissioner-will-be-chosen-by-urban-voters-5499023.php

5/23/14
Business Insider
‘Expressive Writing’ Is A Super Easy Way To Become Way Happier
James Pennebaker, Psychology
http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140523/NEWS/305239978/-1/news

5/25/14
Miami Herald
A politician for his time — and ours
HW Brands, History
http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/05/25/4136820/a-politician-for-his-time-and.html#storylink=cpy

5/23/14
Business Insider
‘Expressive Writing’ Is A Super Easy Way To Become Way Happier
James Pennebaker, Psychology
http://www.hannibal.net/article/20140523/NEWS/305239978/-1/news

May 20, 2014

5/19/14
The New York Times
Behind the Cover Story: Paul Tough on Keeping College Kids in College
David Yeager, Psychology
http://6thfloor.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/05/19/behind-the-cover-story-paul-tough-on-keeping-college-kids-in-college/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0

5/19/14
History News Network
What’s Happened to those Nigerian Schoolgirls Is Heartbreaking, but Should the United States Intervene?
Brian McNeil, History doctoral student
http://hnn.us/article/155700

More coverage of Deborah Bolnick’s anthropology study: Genetic Study Confirms Link Between Earliest Americans and Modern Native Americans

The Wall Street Journal

http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303908804579563971867031520

http://stream.wsj.com/story/latest-headlines/SS-2-63399/SS-2-533143/

The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/20/science/prehistoric-skeleton-in-mexico-is-said-to-link-modern-native-americans-to-siberians.html?ref=science

The San Francisco Chronicle

http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/12-000-year-old-teen-gives-clues-to-Native-5481519.php

 The Achenblog

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/achenblog/wp/2014/05/15/naia-the-girl-in-the-cave/ [highlights the press telebriefing and the legendary David Perlman]

 The Economist

http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21602193-new-fossil-helps-understanding-about-how-americas-were-colonised-history

Local Japanese newspaper “Daily Tohoku”

http://www.daily-tohoku.co.jp/life/kagaku_kankyo/2014051501001619.html

KYODO NEWS (Short Version for the Internet)

http://www.47news.jp/CN/201405/CN2014051501001620.html

Other Japanese news outlets

http://www.minpo.jp/globalnews/detail/2014051501001620

http://news.infoseek.co.jp/article/16kyodo2014051501001643

http://www.oita-press.co.jp/1002000000/2014/05/16/NP2014051501001619

CBS News

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ancient-skeleton-in-underwater-cave-may-be-missing-link-to-first-americans/

Irish Times

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/science/cave-divers-find-one-of-oldest-human-skeletons-in-north-america-1.1797574

Ars Technica

http://arstechnica.com/science/2014/05/submerged-skeleton-suggests-early-humans-only-found-the-americas-once/

The Seattle Times

http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2023615630_oldestskeletonxml.html

NOS The Netherlands

http://nos.nl/artikel/648426-naia-oudste-amerikaanse-mens.html

El Mundo

http://www.elmundo.es/ciencia/2014/05/15/5374eb20ca4741a84a8b4576.html

El Pais

http://sociedad.elpais.com/sociedad/2014/05/15/actualidad/1400176000_754732.html

El Economista

http://eleconomista.com.mx/entretenimiento/2014/05/15/encuentran-eslabon-perdido-frente-peninsula-yucatan

Die Welt

http://www.welt.de/wissenschaft/article128064148/Die-Wassernymphe-aus-dem-Schwarzen-Loch.html

Der Standard Austria

http://derstandard.at/1399507679172/Die-Unterwasserspur-der-Uramerikaner

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

http://www.jsonline.com/news/usandworld/national/ancient-skeleton-shedding-light-on-first-americans855b71dc5b554b43b074ea5b5d838ed8-259414501.html#axzz31oJOI4bf

Die Presse

http://diepresse.com/home/science/3806353/Ureinwohner_Die-Mutter-der-Indianer-kamen-aus-Sibirien?from=rss

Bayerischer Rundfunk

http://www.br.de/themen/wissen/skelett-besiedlung-amerika-fund-mexiko-100.html

ABC Spain

http://www.abc.es/ciencia/20140515/abci-naia-primera-americana-201405151958.html

Associated Press

http://www.nbc40.net/story/25527946/ancient-skeleton-shedding-light-on-first-americans

Popular Archaeology

http://popular-archaeology.com/issue/june-2013/article/oldest-most-complete-early-american-skeleton-yields-clues-to-native-american-ancestry

KPLU 88.5

http://kplu.org/post/first-kennewick-man-now-naia-seattle-area-scientist-probes-secrets-ancient-skeleton

The Verge

http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/15/5720980/naia-ancient-skeleton-sheds-light-on-americas-first-inhabitants

LiveScience.com

http://www.livescience.com/45632-native-american-missing-link-found.html

Thomson Reuters Foundation

http://www.trust.org/item/20140515184426-bzk8m/

Chicago Tribune

http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/sns-rt-us-science-skeleton-20140515,0,3186054.story

Al Jazeera

http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/5/15/oldest-skeleton-americas12000yearsold.html

Calgary Herald

http://www.calgaryherald.com/technology/Prehistoric+girl+bones+underwater+cave+helps+link+ancient+native+Americans/9843496/story.html

Japan Times

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/05/16/world/science-health-world/native-americans-siberian-ancestry-linked-through-dna-of-12000-year-old-skeleton/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=native-americans-siberian-ancestry-linked-through-dna-of-12000-year-old-skeleton#.U3Z36Siad3A

The Independent

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/a-13000-year-old-skeleton-could-have-major-implications-for-origins-of-american-peoples-9387281.html

AAAS.org

http://www.aaas.org/news/science-submerged-skeleton-hints-first-americans

 

 

May 19, 2014

5/16/14
The New York Times
For Democrats, Texas Push Gets an Early Shove
Jim Henson, Government
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/17/us/politics/grass-roots-group-backs-candidate-in-quest-to-turn-texas-blue.html?hpw&rref=politics&_r=0

5/16/14
Killeen Daily Herald
Local Dems aim to turn Bell blue
Cites Jim Henson’s Texas Politics Project, Government
http://kdhnews.com/news/politics/local-dems-aim-to-turn-bell-blue/article_ee6dbcde-dcb4-11e3-8fd9-001a4bcf6878.html

Coverage of Deborah Bolnick’s new anthropology research: Genetic study helps resolve speculation about first people in the Americas

NPR (interview with Bolnick)
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/05/16/313156935/ancient-skeleton-in-mexico-sheds-light-on-americas-settlement

The Guardian
http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/may/15/girl-remains-cave-origins-first-americans-skeleton

R&D
http://www.rdmag.com/news/2014/05/genetic-study-helps-resolve-speculation-about-first-people-americas

Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303908804579563971867031520

CNN
http://www.keyt.com/news/13-000-year-old-teenager-was-early-American/26021568

Guardian Liberty Voice
http://guardianlv.com/2014/05/dna-from-12000-year-old-skeleton-provides-needed-evidence/

The Weather Network
http://www.theweathernetwork.com/news/articles/prehistoric-teenagers-preserved-skeleton-offers-clues-to-origins-of-americas-first-inhabitants/27635/

WUTC Public Radio
http://wutc.org/post/ancient-skeleton-mexico-sheds-light-americas-settlement

Science Recorder
http://www.sciencerecorder.com/news/dna-from-skull-links-ice-age-girl-to-native-americans/

St. Augustine Record
http://staugustine.com/news/2014-05-18/skeleton-find-called-oldest-ever-discovered-americas

EuroNews
http://www.euronews.com/2014/05/16/study-of-12000-year-old-skeleton-sheds-light-on-origins-of-first-americans/

i09
http://io9.com/beringia-the-lost-territory-where-americans-evolved-1577180044

May 16, 2014

5/15/14
Fast Company
Why Daydreaming And Downtime Can Be Secrets To Innovation
Art Markman, Psychology
http://www.fastcompany.com/3030703/work-smart/why-daydreaming-and-downtime-can-be-secrets-to-innovation

Coverage of Deborah Bolnick’s new anthropology research:
Genetic Study Confirms Link between Earliest Americans and Modern Native Americans

USA Today
http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2014/05/15/native-american-ancestry-skull-mexico/8990277/

National Geographic
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/05/140515-skeleton-ice-age-mexico-cave-hoyo-negro-archaeology/

US News & World Report
http://www.usnews.com/news/science/news/articles/2014/05/15/ancient-skeleton-shedding-light-on-first-americans

Discover
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2014/05/15/ancient-cave-skeleton-sheds-light-on-early-american-ancestry/#.U3ZQ0C_e7x4

Smithsonian
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/dna-12000-year-old-skeleton-helps-answer-question-who-were-first-americans-180951469/?no-ist

Newsweek
http://www.newsweek.com/perfectly-preserved-12000-year-old-skeleton-proves-bering-strait-theory-251234

Huffington Post
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/16/ancient-skeleton-teenage-girl-naia_n_5332400.html

BBC
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01yplm9

International Business Times
http://www.ibtimes.com/12000-year-old-skeleton-mexico-extraordinary-find-may-solve-mystery-native-american-origin-1585054

Los Angeles Times
http://www.latimes.com/science/la-sci-first-americans-20140516-story.html

Fox News
http://www.foxnews.com/science/2014/05/15/ancient-skeleton-teenage-girl-sheds-new-light-on-first-americans/

Washington Post
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/achenblog/wp/2014/05/15/naia-the-girl-in-the-cave/

The Province
http://www.theprovince.com/technology/science/Prehistoric+girl+bones+underwater+cave+helps+link/9843275/story.html

The Pittsburgh Courier
http://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/2014/05/15/ancient-skeleton-naia-shedding-light-on-first-americans/

NBC News
http://www.nbcnews.com/science/science-news/hello-naia-12-000-year-old-girls-dna-reveals-first-n105841

Yahoo News
http://news.yahoo.com/were-first-americans-missing-skeleton-offers-clues-181124782.html

Mother Nature Network
http://www.mnn.com/green-tech/research-innovations/stories/underwater-skeleton-may-be-the-missing-link-to-the-first

The Week Magazine
http://theweek.com/speedreads/index/261665/speedreads-dna-from-12000-year-old-skull-sheds-light-on-the-first-americans

Newser
http://www.newser.com/story/186960/ancient-skeleton-may-settle-debate-on-first-americans.html

Global News
http://globalnews.ca/news/1335902/13000-year-old-skeleton-sheds-light-on-first-americans/

Travelers Today
http://www.travelerstoday.com/articles/9908/20140516/first-americans-origins-found-video-girl-s-12-000-year.htm

The Telegraph
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/centralamericaandthecaribbean/mexico/10835313/Skeleton-of-girl-from-12000-years-ago-found-in-cave-reveals-Native-American-origins.html

The Globe and Mail
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/grim-discovery-yields-new-understanding-of-how-humans-came-to-the-americas/article18691073/

Slate
http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2014/05/native_american_skeleton_found_in_underwater_cave_dna_shows_paleo_indians.html

May 15, 2014

5/15/14
New York Times
Who Gets to Graduate?
David Yeager, Psychology
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/18/magazine/who-gets-to-graduate.html?ref=magazine&_r=1

5/14/14
Huffington Post
A Simple Plan To Transform Stress Into Happiness
Art Markman, Psychology
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/14/transform-stress-happiness_n_5311539.html

5/11/14
Dallas Morning News
Paxton, Branch gear up for ad onslaught in Texas attorney general race
Jim Henson, Government
http://www.dallasnews.com/news/politics/headlines/20140511-paxton-branch-gear-up-for-ad-onslaught-in-texas-attorney-general-race.ece

5/11/14
Fast Company
Daydreaming—You Are Doing It Wrong. How To Make Your Fantasies More Productive
Art Markman, Psychology
http://www.fastcompany.com/3030409/work-smart/daydreaming-you-are-doing-it-wrong-how-to-make-your-fantasies-more-productive

May 12, 2014

5/11/14
The New York Times
A Degree Goal: To Close a Gender Gap That Favors Women
Victor Sáenz, Center for Mexican American Studies/College of Education
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/11/us/a-degree-goal-to-close-a-gender-gap-that-favors-women.html?_r=0

5/8/14
Texas Tribune
Is Easy Resolution on In-State Tuition a GOP Dream?
James Henson, Joshua Blank, Texas Politics Project
http://www.texastribune.org/2014/05/08/easy-resolution-state-tuition-gop-dream/

May 8, 2014

5/7/14
Associated Press, Washington Post, Dayton Daily News , 103.5 FM-Washington Radio
McMurtry revisits American West in newest book
Don Graham, English
http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/mcmurtry-revisits-american-west-in-newest-book/2014/05/07/ae6d9c52-d61b-11e3-8f7d-7786660fff7c_story.html

http://www.wtop.com/541/3618108/McMurtry-revisits-American-West-in-newest-book

5/5/14
Alcalde
A Certain Breed of Fascism: Jeremi Suri on Putin
By Jeremi Suri, History
http://alcalde.texasexes.org/2014/05/a-certain-breed-of-fascism-jeremi-suri-on-putin/

5/7/14
New Scientist
Only known chimp war reveals how societies splinter
Anthony Di Fiore, Anthropology
http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22229682.600-only-known-chimp-war-reveals-how-societies-splinter.html#.U2u4Wcfe7x5

 

May 7, 2014

5/7/14
WAMC Academic Minute
Dr. King Davis , University of Texas at Austin – Segregated Psych Centers
King Davis (IUPRA, African and African Diaspora Studies)
http://wamc.org/post/dr-king-davis-university-texas-austin-segregated-psych-centers

5/5/14
Fast Company
First isn’t always best: When patience pays off
Art Markman, Psychology
http://www.fastcompany.com/3030000/first-isnt-always-best-when-patience-pays-off

5/7/14
LLILAS Benson Faculty Blog
Making Waves
Kurt Weyland, Government
http://sites.utexas.edu/llilas-benson-blog/

May 5, 2014

4/1/2014
LLILAS Benson Blog
 Violence at the Urban Margins: A Workshop and Now a Book
Javier Auyero, Sociology 
http://sites.utexas.edu/llilas-benson-blog/2014/05/01/violence-at-the-urban-margins-a-workshop-and-now-a-book/

4/1/14
Freestone County Times
State Historical Assoc. Announces Handbook of Tejano History Project
Emilio Zamora, History
http://www.freestonecountytimesonline.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9499:state-historical-assoc-announces-handbook-of-tejano-history-project&catid=50:education

 4/1/14
Daily Texan
Psychology Students Launch Petition to Raise their Grades
Marlone Henderson, Psychology http://www.dailytexanonline.com/news/2014/05/01/psychology-students-launch-petition-to-raise-their-grades

 4/1/14
Daily Texan
At UT, women have higher average GPAs than men
Catherine Riegle-Crumb, Sociology
http://www.dailytexanonline.com/news/2014/05/01/at-ut-women-have-higher-average-gpas-than-men

 4/3/14
Austin American-Statesman
The storied career of Rolando Hinojosa, author of epic series on life in the Valley
Rolando Hinojosa, English/Spanish & Portuguese
https://utexas.app.box.com/s/3x3bizlcci65kyjedgmt

9/5/13
Best Masters in Psychology
30 Most Influential Psychologists Working Today
David Buss, Psychology
http://www.bestmastersinpsychology.com/30-most-influential-psychologists-working-today/