Jan. 26, 2018

1/20/18

Dallas Morning News
As government shutdown begins, so does blame game. But will it matter?
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Black Star News
Déjà vu: The crisis of the Black intellectual again, Tanehisi Coates, Cornel West and the omission of the Pan-Africanist tradition
Peniel Joseph, History

The Week
The 13 siblings held captive under horrifying conditions kept hundreds of journals
Jamie Pennebaker, Psychology

1/21/18

San Antonio Express-News
Democrats’ abortion debate: Can a ‘personally pro-life’ man be a contender?
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Sydney Morning Herald
Meet the people who are still ‘untouchable’ after all these years
Diane Coffey, Sociology

Inquirer
A year on, Trump’s U.S. still deeply divided
H.W. Brands, History

Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette
What we can learn from anarchists
Jaqueline Jones, History

1/22/18

The Texas Tribune
Politicians don’t have to cuss to put their feet in their mouths
Texas Politics Project

Fast Company
The is the real reason your emails are infuriating your coworkers
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

Newsmax
Captive children kept journals that could evidence in case
Jamie Pennebaker, Psychology

The Chronicle Herald
Artful afternoons sees patients channel their creativity and memory through art
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

Times Higher Education
‘Cite Black Women’ campaign gains momentum
Christen Smith; Anthropology & AADS

Contemporary OB/GYN
Detecting genital arousal much harder in women with arousal-specific sexual dysfunction
Cindy Meston, Psychology

Patch
UT symposium celebrates the launch of LGBTQ studies program
Center for Women’s and Gender Studies

KLRU
Scholar/Artist
Lisa Thompson, African & African Diaspora Studies

Ladders
The way you email may be turning your coworkers against you
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

1/23/18

Dallas Observer
Jeff Bezos could clean Dallas’ clock, and we’d never even know what time it was
Nathan Jensen, Government

Texas Standard
James Mattis warns of ‘revisionist powers’ Russia and China
Jeremi Suri, History

The Daily Texan
Abbott faces nine Texas Democrats in gubernatorial race
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Partnership rethinks how we treat mental health issues in Travis County
Stephen Strakowski, Psychology

1/24/18 

Ladders
What to do if you know your coworker is making more money thank you for the same job
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

The Hindu
Men are socialized to see themselves as dominant
Robert Jensen, Center for Women’s and Gender Studies

Culture Map Austin
Award-winning Austin playwright explores life as an artist, scholar and mother
Lisa Thompson, African & African Diaspora Studies

Austin Monthly
How technology has ruined dating
Mark Regnerus, Sociology

Fox
Voters spread the blame for government shutdown: Fox News Poll
Daron Shaw, Government

Hot Air
MSNBC Contributor’s radical idea for Dems: Just give Trump the wall
Victoria Defrancesco Soto, Government

Vice
All the ways Jeff Sessions’ “American Carnage” op ed was wrong
William Kelly, Sociology

The Epoch Times
High school gets good results after locking up students’ cellphones
Richard Murphy, Economics

Yahoo!
In Davos, Trump faces the powerful ‘establishment’ he’s repeatedly shredded
H.W. Brands, History

1/25/18

KUT
How do emergency alert systems work in Austin?
Jeremi Suri, History

PBS
House Republicans in Texas are facing their biggest midterm challenge in 25 years
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Texas Tribune
How might Texas win Amazon’s second headquarters? Not because of flashy financial incentives
Nathan Jensen, Government

Npr
Child protection groups cry foul after campaign video in Mexico features indigenous boy
Kenneth Green, Government

1/26/18

Politifact
Illinois Rep. says she shares Obama’s view on gun violence
Peniel Joseph, History

Inside Higher Ed
Halfway home: The Black academic and the struggle for belonging
Robert Reece, Sociology

Jan. 19, 2018

1/14/18 

cnn
The Washington Post
What Trump doesn’t get about Martin Luther King Jr.
Peniel Joseph

San Antonio Express-News
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is Trump’s top Texas cheerleader
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

1/15/18

Houston Chronicle
Trump is wrong about you: An open letter to students from ’shitholes’
Richard Reddick, Black studies

The Texas Tribune
It takes more than a ‘shithole’ to scare of a Texas Republican
Texas Politics Project

Redwood Times
You and the law: Check court files before giving your trust
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

1/16/18

Teen Vogue
Lawmakers shouldn’t praise Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. while restricting voting rights
Lauren Lluveras, IUPRA

Fast Company
On second thought, you should maybe talk less in meetings
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Texas Tribune
Going further than prior proposals, Abbott unveils a plan to slow Texas property tax growth
Texas Politics Project

Health
Exactly what to do if your New Year’s resolution is already slipping
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

Democracy Now!
Christen Smith on how trauma from police violence is killing black women
Christen Smith, Anthropology

1/17/18

The Texas Tribune
Hey, Texplainer: Could Texans receive a false alarm about nuclear missile launch?
Michael Mosser, Government

Austin American-Statesman
School board asked to censure trustee in Confederate school name flap
Ted Gordon; African & African Diaspora Studies and Anthropology

American Booksellers Association
Typewriter fun planned for Winter Institute
Jodi Egerton, English alumna 

1/18/18

Boston Globe
One year later, the Women’s March is now a movement
Peniel Joseph, History

Austin American-Statesman
Trump gets Barbara Jordan’s immigration views wrong
Jeremi Suri, History

The Alpena News
Differing outlooks on subject of snow
Sam Gosling, Psychology 

1/19/18

Fast Company
This is the scientific way to win an argument (and not make enemies)
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

The Texas Tribune
Long-winding Texas voting right litigation spotlights Gov. Greg Abbott’s role
Texas Politics Project

Los Angeles Times
What the death of a parent can teach us, if we’re willing to learn
Debra Umberson; PRC and Sociology

Dallas Morning News
Amazon HQ2 shortlist reignites tax incentives debate in Dallas-Fort Worth
Nathan Jensen, Government

National Geographic
They are watching you – and everything else on the planet
Randy Lewis, American Studies

Lonny
The psychology of what’s inside your home
Sam Gosling, Psychology

The Fire Show
How to write, sell and promote a book
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

9news
Hundreds of journals found in home with 13 captive children
Jamie Pennebaker, Psychology

San Antonio Express-News
Similarities in treatment of the Rohingya and Texas ‘Mexicans?’
Ward Keeler, Anthropology

Jan. 12, 2018

1/6/18

Newsweek
Ancient Christian text adds to biblical story of the Magi traveling to Bethlehem for birth of Jesus
Brent Landau, Religious Studies

Houston Chronicle
In states where it’s legal, let pot bloom
William Kelly, Sociology

1/8/18

Texas Observer
The day shift
Jacqueline Angel, Sociology

The Gainesville Sun
Gigs and garlands
H.W. Brands, History

Austin American-Statesman
Austin State Hospital to be replaces as part of state plan
Stephen Strakowski, Psychology

Houston Chronicle
Lazy Weed
Texas Politics Project

TDT News
District 55 candidates discuss views on legalizing marijuana
Texas Politics Project

1/9/18

 Market Watch
Economist James K. Galbraith isn’t celebrating Dow 25,000
James Galbraith, Government

Kansas City Star
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
Texas Politics Project

Calvin Ayre
Texas to sit out US sports betting legalization frenzy
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Beaumont Enterprise
Groves resident’s signs spark anger, criticism
H.W. Perry, Government

NBC
In good company: why we need other people to be happy
Debra Umberson; PRC and Sociology

Foreign Policy
What’s a nuclear hotline good for anyway?
Jeremi Suri, History

1/10/18

PBS
The Gilded Age premiers 2/6
H.W. Brands, History

Houston Chronicle
What Texans would name their marijuana strains if pot was legal
Texas Politics Project

Nature
How to see a memory
Alison Preston, Psychology

Vox
Too many black women like Erica Garner are dying in America’s maternal mortality crisis
Christen Smith, Anthropology

1/11/18

Austin American-Statesman
Former Bastrop Mayor Terry Orr, 80, earns degree from UT
Terry Orr and Tom Palaima, Classics

Inc.
A University of Texas study proves this trait isn’t enough to be a successful entrepreneur
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

Texas Standard
With looming deadline, will the Trump administration renew the Iran Nuclear deal?
Michael Mosser, Government

The Washington Post
‘Anarchist’ is often hurled as a slur. But can anarchists teach us something about democracy?
Jacqueline Jones, History

Houston Public Media
Odds favor Texas electing more women to congress in 2018
Victoria Defrancesco Soto, Government

1/12/18

The Indian Express
Untouchability high in urban UP and Rajasthan, even Delhi: Survey
Diane Coffey, Sociology

Waco Tribune-Herald
Dallas Morning News
MLK today would target our nation’s poverty, white, black and brown
Eddie Chambers, Center for African American Studies

Austin American-Statesman
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
The Monitor
Trump comments on countries make MLK day purely symbolic
Kevin Cokley, IUPRA

The Texas Tribune
Texas Republicans: What do you want from party leaders ahead of the 2018 primaries?Texas Politics Project

The New Orleans Times-Picayune
Gen. Andrew Jackson, the hero of New Orleans: 1 of 300
H.W. Brands, History

Sir Lejurres
How teaching using mindfulness or growth mindset can backfire
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

KXAN
Scholar offers historical context for president’s alleged derogatory remarks
Jeremi Suri, History

News India
In Texas, Indian American Sri Preston Kulkarni to run for Congress
Preston Sri Kulkarni, Plan II alumnus

Jan. 5, 2018

12/31/17

The New York Times
Tell us 5 things about your book: Goddess of Anarchy
Jacqueline Jones, History

1/1/18

Fast Company
11 expert tips to make 2018 your most productive year ever
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

The Christian Times
Explorer claims to have found evidence of Noah’s Ark in Turkey’s Mount Ararat
Brent Landau, Religious Studies

1/2/18

Vice
Did racism kill Erica Garner?
kihana miraya ross, IUPRA

ArkLaTex
KXAN
El Paso Proud
Rebuilding after Harvey and Republican control: A 2018 political outlook
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Fast Company
Three types of annoyingly chatting coworkers and how to shut them up
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

1/3/18

Houston Chronicle
San Antonio Express-News
Want a safer Texas? Act like the airlines.
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

1/4/18

Fast Company
Exactly how to decide which skills to put on your resume
Art Markman; Psychology and HDO

Health Affairs
Is Obamacare harming quality? (Part 1)
Michael Geruso, Economics

The Christian Science Monitor
Disrupter in chief: How Donald Trump is changing the presidency
Daniel Bonevac, Philosophy

The Conversation
The fallout of police violence is killing black women like Erica Garner
Christen Smith, Anthropology

Austin American-Statesman
Why repealing the ‘Cole memo’ won’t solve marijuana abuse
William Kelly, Sociology

1/5/18

Dallas Morning News
This guy proves it’s truly never too late to finish that degree
Terry Orr, Classics

Austin American-Statesman
Democrats see opportunity in these Texas congressional districts
Daron Shaw, Government

Health Affairs
How to ensure quality health coverage (part 2)
Michael Geruso, Economics

Austin American-Statesman
Austin’s hottest year kept it weird with hurricanes, twisters and snow
Troy Kimmel, Geography & the Environment

PBS
Teen Vogue
AlterNet
The fallout of police violence is killing black women like Erica Garner
Christen Smith, Anthropology

American Bazaar
Four Indian American students selected for Schwarzman Scholarship
Santanu Banerjee; Economics and Government