March 29, 2019

3/23/19

Houston Chronicle
A changing Texas means shifting political priorities for all
Texas Politics Project

3/24/19

The Ledger
Democrats look forward by looking inland
Texas Politics Project

USA TODAY
Biden leads Trump by 7 percentage points in hypothetical matchup, poll finds
Daron Shaw, Government

Fox News
Voters want Mueller report released, but will it change views?
Daron Shaw, Government

Milbank Monitor
74 percent of voters see shutdown as an emergency
Daron Shaw, Government

The Inquisitr
Donald Trump is headed for landslide victory in 2020, says economic model that is almost always right
Daron Shaw, Government 

3/26/19

USA TODAY
Where’s the beef? Being Beto won’t be enough to fuel an O’Rourke presidential campaign.
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Dallas Morning News
Proposed ban on abortion if fetal heartbeat is detected might not survive in Texas
Daron Shaw, Government

TalkPoverty
Food banks warn they will not be able to meet demand if food stamp cuts take effect
Nate Jensen, Government

Houston Public Media
Texas Republicans swayed by drumbeat of messages about noncitizen voting
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

CBS DFW
Child sex trafficking victims not who you think they are
Noel Busch-Armendariz, Center for Women’s and Gender Studies

Dallas Morning News
Proposed ban on abortion if fetal heartbeat is detected might not survive in Texas
Daron Shaw, Government

3/27/19

Stylist Magazine
Generation rent: Stylist investigates the rising popularity of houseshares
Sam Gosling, Psychology

Fox Business
What bugs voters most about taxes? Rich not paying enough
Daron Shaw, Government

2 Guys on Your Head
The replication crisis
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Produce Blue Book
Plastic-free efforts go bananas…literally
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO 

3/28/19

CNN
Cory Booker’s contradictions may hold the key to 2020
Peniel Joseph, History

Hill Country News
Legislators going against the polls on some key issues
Texas Politics Project

KXAN
Vaccine debate continues at the Texas Capitol
Texas Politics Project

Hill Country News
Are incentives necessary? Every deal is different
Nate Jensen, Government

Austin American-Statesman
Texas schools poised to get multibillion-dollar bump
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

MSN
Who gets to call out white privilege?
Kevin Foster, African & African Diaspora Studies

Miami Herald
African-Americans more likely to be misdiagnosed with schizophrenia, study finds
Stephen Strakowski, Psychology

Vice
How bad is it to take a quick-fix anxiety pill?
Greg Fonzo, Psychology

CNN
Booker’s blend of personal, political could catch fire
Peniel Joseph, History

3/29/19

The National Herald
Why Easter is called Easter, and other little-known facts about the holiday
Brent Landau, Religious Studies

Tarentum Valley News Dispatch
Penn Law professor Amy Wax among Saint Vincent conference participants
Mark Regnerus, Sociology

March 22, 2019

3/16/19

The Economist
Monkey puzzle
John Kappelman, Anthropology

Psych Central
Simple directions from parents can guide kids’ learning
Cristine Legare, Psychology

3/17/19

Gorilla News
Male aggression and social status
David Buss, Psychology

Easy Branches
Meet a game changer: Art Markman
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Marshall News Messenger
Is Beto O’Rourke the bomb or just a bottle rocket?
Texas Politics Project

3/18/19

Kinderziehung.com
Mit einfachen anweisung kinder anleiten
Crisitne Legare, Psychology

Youth Incorporated
Does the ‘Sylvia Plath Effect’ make sense?
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Texas Tribune
Analysis: Bigger stages demand better contestants – in politics, as in everything else
Texas Politics Project

Courthouse News Service
Texas takes a hard look at legalizing medical marijuana
Texas Politics Project

WhoWhatWhy
Red flag laws and the consequences of good intentions
Texas Politics Project

Produce Blue Book
SXSW: The future of eating isn’t what you think
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

UT Podcasts
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto on Latinx politics, immigration, new generations of interracial coalitions
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

3/19/19

The Daily Herald
Creators Syndicate
Democrats look forward by looking inland
Texas Politics Project

Digital Journal
Love Factually singles launches new book for daters who prefer in person to online
David Buss, Psychology

NBC News
Julian Castro his early primary states in shadow of Beto O’Rourke
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

SELF
My husband and I are becoming the same person
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

MG Retailer
SXSWeed: Cannabis track tackles big issues
Texas Politics Project

VICE
The underground marijuana doctors of Texas
Texas Politics Project

Marshall News Messenger
Bigger stages demand better contestants – in politics, as in everything else
Texas Politics Project

CNN
Newsweek
What getting rid of the Electoral College would actually do
Sanford Levinson, Plan II and Government

3/20/19

Care2
Republicans are actually promoting later abortions
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

The Texas Observer
Texas Republicans dismiss research as they move to further defund Planned Parenthood
Joseph Potter, Sociology

TribTalk
Public expectations and the political realities of reducing property taxes
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Democratic Party
ICYMI: Disliked and unknown, John Cornyn stinks in the polls
Texas Politics Project

3/21/19

Texas Tribune
KTSA
On some big issues this year, Texas lawmakers are going against the polls
Texas Politics Project

Dallas Observer
Voting in Texas still broken, new report says
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Politico
Kamala puts Beto on notice
Texas Politics Project

Texas Monthly
The Bull x The Horns: Should I turn my side hustle into a full-time job?
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

True Jersey
More vintage photos of everyday items from the ’60s and ’70s you might have forgotten
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Romper
These 2 zodiac signs are the most unpredictable, according to an astrologer
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Houston Chronicle
Solar companies flock to a Texas tax break with questionable payback
Nate Jensen, Government

Inside Higher Ed
Teaching at scale
Steven Mintz. James Pennebaker and Sam Gosling, History and Psychology

3/22/19

Free Malaysia Today
How blogging is good for your mental health
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Quad-City Times
Democrats look forward by looking inland
Texas Politics Project

Construction Citizen
Why leaders in the construction industry say immigration reform could solve Houston’s workforce woes
Texas Politics Project

DailyKos
Thanks Beto and Julian: Dems will fight for Texas, Kamala visits
Texas Politics Project

2 Guys on Your Head
Values in the moment
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

CBS Austin
AG will determine what’s released from the Mueller report
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

March 15, 2019

3/9/19

Houston Chronicle
Grieder: The ghost of the ‘bathroom bill’ haunts Texas Legislature
Texas Politics Project

Oregon Live
The Oregonian
Three US Senate giants get their due in historian H.W. Brands’ invitingly crafted ‘Heirs of the Founders’
H.W. Brands, History

Politifact
Which city has the most Fortune 500 companies per capita?
Nate Henson, Government

3/10/19

KVUE-TV
Texas This Week: Polling the opinion of Texans
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

True Jersey
Let’s give the Constitution a regular checkup. It’s a peaceful alternative to revolution.
Stanford Levinson, Government and Plan II

The Daily Texan
Professor defends use of “n-word” in classroom
Kevin Cokley and H.W. Perry, AADS and Government

3/11/19

Inside The Newsroom
#30 – Art Markman (University of Texas)
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
To help a new habit stick, attach it to an old habit
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Daily Mail
Daily Star
Phys.org
Newsweek
Science Daily
Primitive Old World monkey from 22 million years ago discovered in Kenyan badlands
John Kappelman, Anthropology

KXAN
UT researchers look to unlock the power of forgetting for those with trauma
Jarrod Lewis-Peacock and Tracy Wang, Psychology

The Wall Street Journal
After near-win in 2018, Democrats hope to flip Texas blue
Texas Politics Project

CBS Austin
Why Beto’s waiting to announce his 2020 plans
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

3/12/19

The Washington Post
How presidential empathy can improve politics
Jeremi Suri, History

Fox
Sindo News
Europa Press
UPI
Kompas
Earth
New York Post
Breitbart
Fossil teeth in Kenya help fill monkey evolution record gap
John Kappelman, Anthropology

CultureMap Houston
Ken Hoffman dissects the DNC snub and why Houston blows Milwaukee away
Texas Politics Project

NewAtlas
ScienceAlert
Technology Network
ZME Science
The Quint
Elite Daily
It takes more brain power to forget something than to remember it
Jarrod Lewis-Peacock and Tracy Wang, Psychology

Jobsanger
Red state Texas supports taxing the rich more
Texas Politics Project

Daily Beast
Anti-choice laws linked to later abortions in study
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

3/13/19

RT (in Spanish)
Fossil teeth in Kenya help fill monkey evolution record gap
John Kappelman, Anthropology

Waco Tribune-Herald
Beware the Ides of March, Americans!
Tom Palaima and Al Martinich, Classics and Philosophy

Austin Monthly
CTM’s Office of Design and Delivery: Corporate workshops should not be awful
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KUT
Texas Republicans swayed by drumbeat of messages about noncitzen voting
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Dallas Observer
EurekAlert
Newswise
Texas Observer
Patch
Texas health policies pushed women to have later abortions, new study finds
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

AlterNet
Texas Tribune
Beto O’Rourke is the most interesting character onstage: Is he a bomb – or just a bottle rocket?
Texas Politics Project

TribTalk
Emergency powers and Texas senators – a vote for Trump, or principle?
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

KVUE-TV
How will we eat in the future? SXSW panel has some surprising answers
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

CNBC
Texas and penalties may await wealthy parents in college admissions scam
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

3/14/19

The Washington Post
Beto O’Rourke to jump into Democratic race for President
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Salon
Everything you need to know about top-tier presidential candidate Rep. Beto O’Rourke
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Austin American-Statesman
Tilove: Does Beto have what it takes to be elected president? Maybe
Daron Shaw and Jeremi Suri, Government and History

The Daily Texan
Pritesh Gandhi announces 2020 challenge for 10th District House seat
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

KXAN
Castro releases 33 Texas endorsements the morning O’Rourke announces
Texas Politics Project

Catholic News Agency
Abortions declined following Texas law regulating abortion clinics
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

The Mary Sue
Six states advanced dangerous anti-abortion laws in one week
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Rewire.News
For years, an anti-choice restriction in Texas devastated access to early abortion care
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

The Daily Iowan
Second associate VP for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion candidate visits UI
Domino Perez, English

3/15/19

Waco Tribune-Herald
Flores calls for action on climate change while opposing Green New Deal
Texas Politics Project

KUT
In a first, two Democrats from Texas are running for President at the same time
Jim Henson & Daron Shaw & Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Houston Chronicle
San Antonio Express News
Abilene Reporter News
Psychology Today
What the ides of March can teach us today
Tom Palaima and Al Martinich, Classics and Philosophy

Austin Chronicle
Lege Lines: “Born alive” bills filed
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Bloomberg
Fed Puts Inflation Expectations at Heart of Major Policy Review
Olivier Coibion, Economics

USA Today
What is a deepfake? This video technology is spooking some politicians
Bobby Chesney, Working Group on Law & Democracy

BuzzFeed
Elizabeth McCracken’s “Bowlaway” is BuzzFeed Book Club’s April pick. Here’s the first chapter
Elizabeth McCracken, English

ThinkProgress
What does Beto O’Rourke believe?
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Victoria Advocate
Is Beto O’Rourke the bomb or just a bottle rocket?
Texas Politics Project

Texas Monthly
Joaquin Castro “all but certain” to challenge John Cornyn for US Senate, source says
Texas Politics Project

2 Guys on Your Head
Asymmetry: past and future
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Qrius
Why I choose to be a reluctant monogamist in an age of right swipes
David Buss, Psychology

Houston Public Media
In a first, two Democrats from Texas are running for President at the same time
Jim Henson & Daron Shaw & Josh Blank

March 8, 2019

3/3/19

CNN International
In Hanoi and at home, the Trump show flops
Peniel Joseph, History

3/4/19

Gilmer Mirror
Newswise
Texas Tribune
KTSA
Paris News
Texans want voter approval of property tax hikes, says UT/TT Poll
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Texas Tribune
Texans don’t see eye-to-eye on climate, health care or taxes, UT/TT Poll finds
Texas Politics Project

Brookings
Five economic development takeaways from the Amazon HQ2 bids
Nate Jensen, Government

Salon
Alternet
What Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal can learn from Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal
H.W. Brands, History

Lubbock Online
Poll: Reduce property taxes and boost school support
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Austin Monthly
SXSW 2019: 19 interactive panels not to miss
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KXAN
Poll: Texans want pot, alcohol and oil to pay for public education
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

CBS 7
Waco Tribune-Herald
Will Texas decriminalize marijuana this year? There is growing support.
Bill Kelly, Sociology; Texas Politics Project

3/5/19

The Eagle
Texas Tribune
Spreaker
Click 2 Houston
CBS Austin
Austin American-Statesman
“Somebody else” would beat Donald Trump in Texas, but just barely, says UT/TT Poll
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

KWTX 10
Will Texas decriminalize marijuana this year? Support grows
Bill Kelly, Sociology; Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Pelosi says Texas is 2020 ‘ground zero’, and UT/TT poll confirms that may be true
Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
Now that Beto O’Rourke won’t challenge John Cornyn, Texas is a less likely presidential swing state in 2020
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Politico
The woman taking on sports’ old boys’ club
John Hoberman, Germanic Studies

KUT
New policy recommendations aim to reduce child poverty by half, within 10 years
Cynthia Osborne, Center for Women’s & Gender Studies

Kinder Institute for Urban Research
School funding among top priorities for Texas voters and lawmakers
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

NBC DFW
Texas voters split on Trump in 2020
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

The Texas Monitor
What have Texans gotten for the millions spent by the enterprise fund? Nobody’s counting
Nate Jensen, Government

3/6/19

KVUE
Austin Fire Department chief changed harassment punishment
Christine Williams, Sociology and Women’s & Gender Studies

GOP USA
Pelosi says Texas is 2020 ‘ground zero’, and UT/TT poll confirms that may be true
Texas Politics Project

Washington Post
Howard Schultz hopes to benefit from Michael Bloomber’g decision not to run for president
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
KOXE
Texas voters deeply divided on voting, a border wall and diversity, says UT/TT Poll
Jim Henson & Daron Shaw & Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Governing
Corporate tax deals may be public, but what happens next is often secret
Nate Jensen, Government

Wilcox Guardian
Blackface scandal: How should politicians apologise?
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Daily Texan
State senators request a study of eating disorders in Texas
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Sunny 99.1
Jobsanger
New poll says Texas might not be Trump Country
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Houston Chronicle
Grieder: Texas GOP will pay a price for defending everything Trump does
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Texas Tribune
KAGS
Football fans want to bring back the Aggie-Longhorn game. Our UT/TT Poll found they’re outnumbered by Texans who just don’t care.
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Don’t gasp, but latest pot bill makes sense for Texans
Texas Politics Project

Psychology Today
Do politics predict belief in evolutionary psychology?
David Buss, Psychology

Nature
The fight for control over virtual fossils
John Kappelman, Anthropology

3/7/19

KXAN
East Texas Matters
Everything Lubbock
Big Country
Poll: 78 percent of Texans support required vaccinations for kids
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
KHN
ABC 7
ABC 12
Guns are popular with Texans, and so are “red flag” laws, says UT/TT Poll
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Texas Tribune
TribCast: UT/TT Pollster edition
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Fox 7
Look at the latest Texas Tribune/University of Texas poll
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
As measles cases stack up, Texas lawmaker says he’s opposed to mandated vaccine schedules
Texas Politics Project

Dallas Observer
Texas Republicans have lost the plot when it comes to illegal voting
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Texas Tribune
Presidential campign would test Beto O’Rourke’s elusive political identity
Texas Politics Project

The Economist
Political competition is moderating Texas Republicans
Texas Politics Project

The Marshall News Messenger
Texas voters deeply divided on voting, a border wall and diversity, says UT/TT Poll
Jim Henson, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Law360
Amazon HQ2’s $23M Va. incentives up for vote next week
Nate Jenson, Government

Next City
Corporations often secretly negiotiate their tax incentives, study finds
Nate Jenson, Government

Texas Tribune
Gilmer Mirror
Immigration and border security remain the top worries of Texas voters, UT/TT Poll finds
Daron Shaw, Government

The Detroit News
10 things you (likely) didn’t know about ‘Hamilton’
H.W. Brands, History

Progrexas
TribCast: UT/TT Pollster edition
Jim Henson & Daron Shaw & Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

KGBT
Guns are popular with Texans, and so are “red flag” laws, says UT/TT Poll
Jim Henson & Daron Shaw & Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

Fox 44
KFDX
Poll: 78 percent of Texans support required vaccinations for kids
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Breitbart
Blogger
TX Poll: majority – including 40% of Latinos – believe non-citizens vote
Texas Politics Project

3/8/19

Texas Tribune
Analysis: In step with Texas voters on some things, and out of step on some others
Texas Politics Project

Austin Chonicle
UT professors discuss the “fourth agricultural revolution” at SXSW
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Right Edition
TX Poll: majority – including 40% of Latinos – believe non-citizens vote
Texas Politics Project

Texas Democratic Party
Texas is ground zero
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Thumbs up, down: Swamplot implodes and decriminalizing marijuana
Texas Politics Project

Hanford Sentinel
You and the law: dealing with people who say yes but mean no
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Chronicle
Project 2021 demonstrates UT’s willingness to try new things
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Two Guys on Your Head
Signal detection (part two)
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Austin American-Statesman
Fact check: Does Irving have the most Fortune 500 companies per capita?
Nate Jenson, Government

March 1, 2019

2/23/19

The Big Smoke Australia
Into cartoon smut? This is why you’re not a freak
David Buss, Psychology

The Hustle
How to avoid buyer’s remorse
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Houston Chronicle
Teach black history in Texas schools
Peniel Joseph, History

CBS Austin
Beto O’Rourke is days away from a 2020 decision. Here are six questions that loom over him
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

2/24/19

The Glen Rose Reporter
Beto O’Rourke is days away from a 2020 decision. Here are six questions that loom over him
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Health24
Being socially active helps older people age well
Karen Fingerman, Population Research Center and Texas Aging & Longevity Center

Japan Times
All the American presidents’ pronouns
James Pennebaker, Psychology

The Dallas Morning News
The Texas Ethics Commission is surprisingly nonpartisan. What can this group teach the rest of us?
Texas Politics Project

The Daily Texan
Trump’s simple language isn’t what sets him apart from past presidents, researchers find
Bruce Buchanan (emeritus), Government

Washington Post
No, special education does not treat disability like a disease and is not ‘obsessed’ with forcing students to conform
Soyoung Park, Center for Asian American Studies

2/25/19

Christian Post
Life Site
Prominent journal retracts 2014 study hailed as proof gays suffer poor health due to social stigma
Mark Regnerus, Sociology and PRC

EurekAlert
New study shows use of medication abortion rebounded in Texas after FDA label change
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

My San Antonio
Democrats press to weaken or repeal Texas anti-sanctuary cities law
Texas Politics Project

2/26/19

Ladders
This study confirms the correlation between fiction and emotional intelligence
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Austin American-Statesman
Analysis: Killing in-state tuition for ‘Dreamers’ would cost Texas $400 million a year
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Politifact
Polls show people in Texas are divided on the border wall
Texas Politics Project

The Daily Texan
Research finds incentives to attract companies are not helping job prospects
Nate Jensen, Government

Medical Xpress
New study shows use of medication abortion rebounded in Texas after FDA label change
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Law 360
Effort to stop tax incentives gains steam, but hurdles ahead
Nate Jensen, Government 

2/28/19

River Cities Reporter
Youth hostile
David Buss, Psychology

WFMZ News
Meuser to Amazon Bezos: Bring HQ2 to Pa.’s 9th District
Nate Jensen, Government

Nasdaq
Dealing with people who say yes but mean no
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

3/1/19

Texas Tribune
ABC San Antonio
Will Texas decriminalize marijuana this year? There is growing support.
Texas Politics Project

The Free Weekly
A Hark Yuk Story and A Scar Is Born
David Buss, Psychology

CNN
We’ve never had a Black History Month like this before
Peniel Joseph, History

Physics Today
Ernest Lawrence’s brilliant failure
Joshua Roebke, History

The Observer
Professor shares work of Jim Crow era photojournalist
Steven Hoelscher, American Studies

Algemeiner
How we can truly hear God’s words
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Click 2 Houston
Will Texas decriminalize marijuana this year? There is growing support.
Bill Kelly, Sociology; Texas Politics Project

Kiplinger
Dealing with people who say yes but mean no
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

2 Guys on Your Head
Signal detection (part one)
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO 

Rockford Register Star
From the Capitol: Let’s do economic development right
Nate Jensen, Government