Feb. 24, 2017

2/18/17

San Antonio Express-News
Houston Chronicle
Patrick’s office deluged with emails, calls, letters against bathroom bill
Texas Politics Project

Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Palliative care is vital for improved quality of life
Barbara Jones, Center for Women’s and Gender Studies

WMUR
Little girls often believe that men are more intelligent, study shows
Rebecca Bigler, Psychology

2/19/17

Nautilus
What if only females could see color?
Rebecca Lewis, Anthropology

2/20/17

The Texas Tribune
KOXE
Houston Chronicle
Austin American-Statesman
Patch
El Paso Herald-Post
KHOU
UT/TT Poll: A new president, popular with Texas Republicans
Daron Shaw and James Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

The Ukrainian Weekly
Writer teaches Ukrainian and more at U. of Texas
Oksana Lutsyshyna, Ukrainian Studies

Dallas Morning News
Trump is repeating the isolationism that led to the Great Depression and WWII
Jeremi Suri, History

Austin American Statesman
Storms bring damage, heavy rain and tornados to Central Texas
Troy Kimmel, Geography & the Environment

WFFA
UT/TT Poll: A new president, popular with Texas Republicans
Daron Shaw and James Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
More Texans are taking a fancy to Trump, feeling optimistic
Texas Politics Project

Metro Weekly
Opponents of anti-trans bathroom bill unleash fury on Texas Lt. Governor
Texas Politics Project

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
UT/TT Poll: A change in party control prompts a change in Texan’s moods
Daron Shaw and James Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

Managed Care
Texas a test for defunding Planned Parenthood
Texas Policy Evlauation Project

NewsFix
Trump doing OK in recent Texas poll while anti-Trump rallies continue nationwide
Texas Politics Project

2/21/17

The Texas Tribune
UT/TT Poll: Texans want a health care program that’s not called Obamacare
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Texas Tribune
KXAN
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Stop the Drug War
UT/TT Poll: Support for marijuana growing like a weed in Texas
Daron Shaw and James Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

The Texas Tribune
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
UT/TT Poll: Texans take a hard line on immigration and refugees
Daron Shaw and James Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

Austin American Statesman
The eighth annual Austin African-American Book Festival coming June 28
Peniel Joseph, History

Houston Chronicle
Trump’s approval rating grow in Texas
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

U.S. News & World Report
Austin American Statesman
Global investors warn Texas to withdraw transgender restroom legislation
Texas Politics Project

Austin American Statesman
Texans see no urgent need for bathroom bill or convention of states
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Texas Observer
Marijuana decriminalization effort growing in the house, but Democrats need GOP help
Texas Politics Project

Military Times
Here’s what the White House got wrong about Brent Scowcroft
Bartholomew Sparrow, Government

Business Insider
Investors with $11 trillion in assets warn Texas not to pass its ‘bathroom bill’
Texas Politics Project

2/22/17

The Texas Tribune
UT/TT Poll: Education is pretty good, but Texans have some suggestions
Daron Shaw and James Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

Houston Public Media
Federal judge rules Texas can’t boot Planned Parenthood from Medicaid program
Joseph Potter, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

KXAN
School choice support differs based on where students live
Texas Politics Project

Austin American Statesman
Hitz wins $50,000 Keene prize at UT
College of Liberal Arts

Harvard Business Review
“Poor communication” is often a symptom of a different problem
Art Markman, Psychology

Austin American Statesman
Hinojosa-Smith to be honored
Rolando Hinojosa-Smith, English

USA Today
‘Third Reconstruction’ theory says nation still in progress on civil rights
Peniel Joseph, History

The Charlotte Observer
Trump supporters in Texas elated at tough-on-immigration White House
Texas Politics Project

Everything Lubbock
Poll shows increased support for legalizing marijuana in Texas
Texas Politics Project

Austin American Statesman
Poll: Private school voucher not a popular fix for public schools
Texas Politics Project

Fox 7
Discussing controversial issues with Texas Politics Project
James Henson, Texas Politics project

Valley Central
Child welfare bill heads to senate floor
Texas Politics Project

Chawton House Library
Welcome back home, Jane!
Janine Barchas, English

2/23/17

The Texas Tribune
UT/TT Poll: How Texas voters rank the state legislature’s priorities
UT/TT Poll: A popular governor, an unpopular Congress
Daron Shaw and Jim Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

KXAN
Veterans plea to Texas lawmakers to legalize medical marijuana
Texas Politics Project

MSNBC
Thursday’s campaign round-up
Texas Politics Project

Austin American Statesman
Poll: Gov. Abbott most popular of the big five in Texas politics
Texas Politics Project

Killeen Daily Herald
Where’s your drive? Where’s your hustle?
Leonard Moore, History

The Texas Tribune
The UT/TT pollsters on Trump, pot, bathrooms and more
Daron Shaw and James Henson; Government and Texas Politics Project

Big Country
Poll: Approval ratings for Texas Republicans increase under Trump
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

NBC
World of Maya comes alive at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science
David Stuart, Anthropology

2/24/17

The Texas Tribune
Texas Republicans happy with Trump’s performance
Texas Politics Project

The Austin Chronicle
Professors on Climate Change
Heather Houser, English

KUOW
Why coincidences aren’t all that coincidental
Art Markman, Psychology

Dallas Morning News
Talking Points: Did you see what they said?
James Henson, Texas Politics project

Austin American Statesman
In Texas, Trump resistance offers town hall theater to mixed reviews
Daron Shaw; Government and Texas Politics project

Feb. 17, 2017

2/12/17

Grand Valley Lanthorn
An officer and a president
H.W. Brands, History

2/13/17

Dallas Morning News
You can thank the ancient North Americans for your Valentine’s chocolate
Pilar Zazueta, LLILAS

Harvard Business Review
Big companies don’t pay as well as they used to
Ken-Hou Lin and Gabriel Paige; Sociology and the Population Research Center

NBC
On ICE deportation surges, separating facts form speculation
Victoria Defrancesco Soto, Government

Smithsonian
These flowers come straight from the farm to your door
Gregory Knapp, Geography & the Environment

PR Newswire
Gene that helps form trauma-related memories may also help prevent post-traumatic stress disorder
Santiago Papini, Psychology

Fast Company
Five ways boycotts have been transformed in the Trump era
Tim Werner, Government

Psychology Today
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Think you know the story of black males, think again
Louis Harrison, African & African Diaspora Studies

2/14/17

Austin 360
Five by seven, Bookspring, Mid-century tour and more
Texas Politics Project

University Affairs
Transition Q&A: Hillary Hutchinson, Career coach
Hillary Hutchinson, Anthropology alumna

2/15/17

The Daily Texan
Distrust of school authority may hurt minority students
David Yeager and Sophia Yang Hooper, Psychology

DMN
Segmentation good, over-segmentation bad
Art Markman, Psychology

Reporting Texas
Texas women mobilize to continue the momentum from the marches
Michael Young, Sociology

STAT
Psychiatric drugs haven’t’ improved for decades. So researchers are scouring the brain for leads
Stephen Strakowski, Psychology

Fox News
Nearly half of voters would confirm Gorsuch
Daron Shaw, Government

KXAN
Austin businesses close up shop for ‘day without immigrants’
Gary Freeman, Government

2/16/17

The Monitor
A wrong ‘new normal’
Mary Rose, Sociology

Home Away
60 seconds to a dream vacation home
Art Markman, Psychology

The Gilmer Mirror
Law enforcement officials express support for proposal to reduce marijuana penalties in Texas
Texas Politics Project

Austin 360
Rev. Merrill Wade; Serriffs at Carillon; San Antonio Equality; and more
Sam Gosling and James Pennebaker, Psychology

Opposing Views
Voters in favor of Gorsuch’s nomination
Daron Shaw, Government

NBC
Live Science
This tiny camera could give micro-drones some amazing abilities
Wilson Geisler, Psychology

San Angelo Standard-Times
Texas has much to win and lose with NAFTA renegotiation
Patricia Hansen, LLILAS

Broadly
Uncovering the Christian think tanks behind the bogus studies on gay parenting
Mark Regnerus, Sociology

2/17/17

Dallas Morning News
James Magnuson is leaving UT’s elite Michener Center
James Magnuson, English

East Bay Times
Trump is setting the wrong ‘new norm’ as president
Mary Rose, Sociology

Inside Higher Ed
Required to detain
Vanessa Rodriguez, Government student

Eden Prairie News
Letter: A Presidents Day suggestion
H.W. Brands, History

Dallas Morning News
President Trump’s ‘new normal’ sets a bad example
Mary Rose, Sociology

Feb. 10, 2017

2/4/17

Austin American-Statesman
PolitiFact: How to get a history degree without U.W. History
History

2/5/17

Austin American-Statesman
Contemplating challenging Cornyn, Barton waits for sign (on Facebook)
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Primary lessons: Tea party holds sway; Dems and Davis in disarray
Texas Politics Project

Grand Valley Lanthorn
Renowned author and historian to discuss Truman, MacArthur conflicts on Pew campus
H.W. Brands, History

2/7/17

Texas Standard
Mexico’s upcoming election mirrors U.S., Europe’s nationalist movements
Kenneth Greene, Government

2/8/17

Education World
Racial biases cause students to lose trust in school, avoid attending college
David Yeager, Psychology

2/9/17

New York Times
Barbara Harlow, scholar on perils of resistance writing dies at 68
Barbara Harlow, English

Everything Lubbock
Economist: Trump’s border tax ‘dangerous’ to Texas
Stephen Magee, Economics

San Antonio Express-News
Veterans learn to make movies with help of Gen. Patton’s grandson
James Pennebaker, Psychology

KUT
Believe it or not fake news affects you
Art Markman, Psychology

2/10/17

Education Drive
Lack of trust in teachers may inhibit black, Latino student success
David Yeager, Psychology

Boston Globe
The downside of telecommuting
Jennifer Glass; Sociology and the Population Research Center

CNN
What happens when students notice racial bias?
David Yeager, Psychology

TribTalk
The limits of public polling on Texas bathroom access
Texas Politics Project

Austin American Statesman
UT professor a finalist for history Pulitzer
Jacqueline Jones, History

Boston Globe
In ‘The Price for Their Pound of Flesh,’ black bodies matter
Daina Ramey Berry, History

Feb. 3, 2017

1/28/17

American Tinker
Trump, Pence say unborn lives matter
Texas Politics Project

1/29/17

IdleHearts
While love is common, true love is rare
David Buss, Psychology

The Daily Texan
Social media ‘bubbles’ harm meaningful discourse
Art Markman, Psychology

Politico
Trump as the new Andrew Jackson? Not on Old Hickory’s life
H.W. Brands, History

Daily Record
Fall of Roe v. Wade would endanger women
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

1/30/17

KXAN
Want to contact a lawmaker? You might have trouble
Paige Harden; Psychology and the Population Research Center

PolitiFact
Don Willett: Elite universities mostly don’t require history majors to take American history
Jacqueline Jones, History

1/31/17

CNN
The Texan’s Texas: Easygoing Brenham
Shakespeare at Winedale

Fast Company
How to handle four awkward situations where you’re being underpaid
Art Markman, Psychology

Reuters
Business Insider
Yahoo!
African-Americans suffer inordinate loss of parents, children and siblings
Debra Umberson; Sociology and the Population Research Center

Revelist
A Reddit thread nails why pro-life women shouldn’t advocate for abortion bans
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

2/1/17

CNN
Neil Gorsuch: Scalia’s true hair?
Peniel Joseph, History

San Antonio Express-News
Super Bowl viewers don’t want politics mixed with their hot wings and beer
Art Markman, Psychology

The Huffington Post
I need these 4 commitments from Betsy DeVos
Shetal Vohra-Gupta, the Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis

Texas Standard
Four potential foreign policy flashpoints under the Trump administration
Jeremi Suri, History

Daily Mail
Reuters health news summary
Debra Umberson; Sociology and the Population Research Center

2/2/17

Business 2 Community
5 tips for creating socially responsible companies
Art Markman, Psychology

CNN
We need Black History month now more than ever
Peniel Joseph, History

2/3/17

The Christian Post
Women’s March reveals Godless nature of feminism
David Buss, Psychology

News. Mic
This is what happens once you’ve defunded Planned Parenthood
Texas Policy Evaluation Project