April 26, 2019

4/20/19

Salon
A political stalemate over Puerto Rican aid is leaving all US disaster funding in limbo
Lauren Lluveras, IUPRA

Houston Chronicle
Texas’ history is bigger, bolder than the myths we tell ourselves about the past
H.W. Brands, History

The Good Men Project
Why LeBron James’ I Promise School should be more like LeBron and not shy away from issues of race
Kevin Cokley, AADS and IUPRA

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

4/21/19

ABC
The Apopka Voice
Why Easter is called Easter, and other little-known facts about the holiday
Brent Landau, Religious Studies

Punch
Dad was a successful writer but didn’t make money from it – Oladejo Okediji’s son
Moyosore Okediji, African & African Diaspora Studies

Rice University News
Attention, Texas Legislature: Cannabis is ‘serious medicine,’ say Baker Institute
Texas Politics Project

The Chronicle of Higher Education
The Fall, and rise, of reading
Evan Carton, English

4/22/19

Futurity: Research News
PsychCentral
To get teens off junk food, tap into their outrage
David Yeager, Psychology

Austin360
These 14 galas round out the spring social scene in Austin
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Caribbean Business
A political stalemate over Puerto Rican aid is leaving all US disaster funding in limbo
Lauren Lluveras, IUPRA

4/23/19

Fast Company
How to get teens to give up junk food: tell them they’re victims of corporate manipulation
David Yeager, Psychology

Dallas Morning News
Stop sex trafficking by ending shell companies
Michael Findley, Government

The Atlantic
The Other Segregation
Yasmiyn Irizarry, African & African Diaspora Studies and Sociology

WTTW
New documentary ‘Boss’ explores black business in America
Juliet Walker, History

PolitiFact
No, Donald Trump is not the first president with low approval amid a good economy
Jeremi Suri, History

Culture Type
Artists Deborah Roberts joined Vielmetter Los Angeles and Has an exhibition at gallery’s new downtown space
Cherise Smith, African & African Diaspora Studies

Good Housekeeping
What is Tiger Mom parenting? Experts say this parenting style can be harsh, but warm
Su Yeong Kim, CWGS

4/24/19

The Daily Texan
Air Force veteran MJ Hegar announces 2020 Senate run against John Cornyn
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Dallas to require employers to offer paid sick leave as Texas lawmakers debate banning such ordinances
Texas Politics Project

Austin Chronicle
Debunking five anti-choice lies this session
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Marketing Interactive
Inoculating teens against junk food marketing possible, study finds
David Yeager, Psychology

Pacific Standard
Subsidies meant for low-income communities are paying for luxury developments
Nate Jenson, Government

The Daily Texan
Students unlikely to benefit from swap of property tax cap for sales tax increase, experts say
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Diverse Education
Reddick tapped for diversity post in education at UT Austin
Richard Reddick, Plan II and African & African Diaspora Studies

4/25/19

KVUE
What Joe Biden’s presidential bid means for Texas hopefuls Beto O’Rourke and Julian Castro
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Fact check: Is Trump the first president with low approval amid a good economy?
Jeremi Suri, History

USA Today
The misery is real: A third of the world is stressed, worried and in pain, Gallup report finds
Ricardo Ainslie, LLILAS, Classics and Mexican American Studies

4/26/19

Texas Tribune
Unseating John Cornyn won’t come cheap, and MJ Hegar knows it
Texas Politics Project

Fast Company
These two trendy interview practices need to stop
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

2 Guys on Your Head
Pre-crastination
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

April 19, 2019

4/13/19

Waco Tribune-Herald
Go San Angelo
Happy workers match their jobs, values
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Oklahoman
Why Easter is called Easter and other holiday facts
Brent Landau, Religious Studies

Wall Street Journal
Baby Boomers and the art of parenting adult kids
Karen Fingerman, Texas Aging & Longevity Center and PRC

4/14/19

Marshall News Messenger
Brazosport Facts
For Texas Legislature right now, it’s bipartisan or bust
Texas Politics Project

Today Tells
Happy workers match their jobs, values
Texas Politics Project

Psychology Today
Relationship guidance for teens
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

4/15/19

The Mojo Radio Show
The psychology behind changing disempowering behavior
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Herald-Banner
Sales tax hike proposed as property tax relief answer
Texas Politics Project

Thrive Global
Let go of the past & embrace the now
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Science Daily
UChicago News
EurekAlert
Trying to protect teens against junk food marketing? Tap into their desire to rebel
David Yeager, Psychology

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

4/16/19

Texas Standard
UT Romani Scholar honored by Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II
Ian Hancock, Linguistics and Slavic & Eurasian Studies

Science Blog
New study finds simple way to inoculate teens against junk food marketing
David Yeager, Psychology

4/17/19

The Conversation
CT Post
WTOP
Black Press USA
Patch
Charlston Chronicle
A political stalemate over Puerto Rican aid is leaving all US disaster funding in limbo
Lauren Lluveras, IUPRA

MSN
Why do you get sick while traveling?
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Hanford Sentinel
You and the law: Understanding and dealing with misers
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Dallasweekly
Announces partnership with One Day University
Jeremi Suri, History

Diabetes.co.uk
Technology Network
Educating teenagers about junk food reduces consumption, study suggests
David Yeager, Psychology

Times of San Diego
Opinion: Regulatory burden threatens California’s entrepreneurial roots
H.W. Brands, History

Bloomberg
Did Capitalism kill inflation?
Olivier Coibion, Economics

4/18/19

2 Guys on Your Head
Legacy
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Gadgeteur
The power of habits
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

4/19/19

Real Clear Religion
Why Easter is called Easter, and other little-known facts
Brent Landau, Religious Studies

April 12, 2019

4/6/19

MedicalResearch
Medication abortion rebounded in Texas after FDA approved label change for Mifeprex
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Community Impact Newspaper
At the Capitol: Lawmakers defy polls on popular topics
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Reparations: An idea whose time has come?
Peniel Joseph, History

4/7/19

Dallas Morning News
Vietnamese-Americans help Texas and the country thrive. So why is Trump targeting them for deportation?
Eric Tang, African & African Diaspora Studies and Center for Asian American Studies

NPR
Why the semi-nomadic Himba are so good at thinking outside the box
Sarah Pope, Psychology

Fast Company
How our brains process praise and why it’s killing our potential
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

4/8/19

Texas Tribune
Analysis: Texas Senate flushed with success
Texas Politics Project

Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn & Slavery symposium reveals U. was funded by donations from owners of enslaved people
Daina Ramey Berry, History

KUT
We need to create safe spaces where people can say the wrong thing’ about race, scholar says
Peniel Joseph, History

City & State
The right way to do economic development
Nate Jenson, Government

Newsday
Bill in Albany could make Trump’s NY state income tax return public
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Science Daily
Breaking down Beowulf
Pramit Chaudhuri, Classics

4/9/19

Las Angeles Review of Books
Marie Kondo’s contribution to the reception history of Jane Austen
Janine Barchas, English

Kiplinger
Understanding and dealing with misers
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

BizPac Review
DCPP chair says Texas will look ‘completely different’ in a few years, calls it ‘ground zero’ for 2020 battle and beyond
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Denton Record Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Texas Senate flushed with success
Texas Politics Project

4/10/19

Brazosport Facts
Ross Ramsey: Senate flush with conservativism
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, other top officials, propose raising the sales tax to provide property tax relief
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Commentary: race relations in Texas still a work in progress
Kevin Cokley, African & African Diaspora Studeis and IUPRA; Texas Politics Project

2 Guys on Your Head
Accepting and dismissing information
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Election Central
Personality politics: forget the issues in 2020?
H.W. Brands, History

TIME
New York is trying to release Trump’s state tax returns. Here’s why that might not work
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Waco Tribune-Herald
Racial identity still determines our perspectives in America
Kevin Cokley, African & African Diaspora Studies and Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis

NTD
Texas lawmakers consider bill that would make abortion a homicide and punishable by death penalty
Texas Politics Project

Christian News Network
Texas Chairman kills bill to outlaw abortion for ‘criminalizing women’ involved in murdering their babies
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Nature
The eyes of mammals reveal a dark past
Chris Kirk, Anthropology

4/11/19

Austin American Statesman
The color line continues to bedevil race relations
Richard Roddick, Black Studies

The Breeze
Double standards for age gaps is unfair
David Buss, Psychology

Apple Podcasts
Jury break with Dr. Art Markman
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Marshall News Messenger
Texas sales tax increase proposed for property tax relief
Texas Politics Project

Vox
The Constitution doesn’t say enough about limiting executive power
Zach Elkins, Government

Christian News Network
Former SBC President Jack Graham praises chairman who killed bill to outlaw abortion as ‘courageous’
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

4/12/19

Houston Chronicle
The Conversation
Why LeBron James’ I Promise School should be more like LeBron and not shy away from issues of race
Kevin Cokley, African & African Diaspora Studies and IUPRA

Texas Tribune
Analysis: For the Texas Legislature right now, it’s bipartisan or bust
Texas Politics Project

ValueWalk
Thomas Jefferson and the American case against anti-muslim bigotry
Denise Spellberg, History and Middle Eastern Studies

2 Guys on Your Head
The dark triad
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Inc
Jeff Bezos’ latest shareholder letter makes the case against too much efficiency
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Victoria Advocate
For Texas Legislature right now, it’s bipartisan or bust
Texas Politics Project

Law360
NJ tax incentive panel made criminal referral, counsel says
Nate Jensen, Government

April 5, 2019

3/30/19

Axios
Beto surfs a Texas blue wave
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

KIIITV
March plays tribute to famous Latino icons
Emilio Zamora, History

Corpus Chriti Caller-Times
Community celebrates life of Cesar Chavez at annual march in Corpus Christi
Emilio Zamora, History

Merion West
Norman Ornstein joins Erich Prince: “It’s even worse than it looks”
Sean Theriault, Government

3/31/19

Off the Kuff
The Lege versus the polls
Texas Politics Project

NewsWest9
Beto O’Rourke hold Austin rally as part of campaign kickoff
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Psychology Today
When is it good for you to feel miserable?
David Buss, Psychology

CNN
Trump just went there
Peniel Joseph, History

Infosurhoy
Fossils from Kenya remedy an historical monkey thriller
John Kappelman, Anthropology

4/1/19

Ladders
4 sloppy speech habits that undermine your influence
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Texas NORML
HJR 108 – Texas NORML’s testimony
Texas Politics Project

KEYC
MSU Conference uncovers world languages and cultures
Kelly McDonough, Spanish & Portuguese

Vox
Which parts of the US Constitution have aged least well?
Zach Elkins, Government

4/2/19

Futurity
You can choose to forget a memory, but it takes effort
Jarrod Lewis-Peacock and Tracy Wang, Psychology

PsychCentral
Why jealousy can be good
David Buss, Psychology

The Hill
New guidelines for family planning centers mandate bad medicine
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Texas Tribune
Castro unveils immigration platform, laying early marker in 2020 presidential contest
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Monmouth Daily Review Atlas
Galesburg Register-Mail
Study finds notes of thanks are more appreciated than their writers think
Amit Kumar, Psychology

4/3/19

KSAT San Antonio
Castro unveils immigration platform, laying early marker in 2020 presidential contest
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Fox
Howard Schultz slams Democrats’ socialist slide as he weighs 2020 bid
Daron Shaw, Government

Catholic News Agency
Why aren’t Americans having sex? It’s complicated
Mark Regnerus, College of Liberal Arts

Futurity
You can choose to forget a memory, but it takes effort
Jarrod Lewis-Peacock, Psychology

4/4/19

2 Guys on Your Head
Accepting and dismissing information
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Concord Monitor
The big question answered: The best of presidents
H.W. Brands, History

Evening News and Tribune
First impressions matter
Sam Gosling, Psychology

4/5/19

The Daily Texan
Controversial religious freedom bill passes Texas Senate, faces backlash from LGBTQ activists
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Fact-check: How many abortion procedures are performed in Texas?
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Business Insider
The ultimate guide to becoming a better boss in 30 days
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO