Sep. 27, 2019

9/21/19

Yahoo News
USA Today
Afghanistan War veterans, still waiting for a peace deal, ask: Was the sacrifice worth it?
Aaron O’Connell, History

9/22/19

The Week
Daily Briefing – Study finds Trump could lose popular vote but win election
Michael Geruso and Dean Spears, Economics

Victoria Advocate
Medical marijuana advances fall short of some expectations
Texas Politics Project

The Guardian
How Trump could lose the popular vote again – and hold the White House
Dean Spears, Michael Geruso and Ishaana Talesara, Economics

9/23/19

The Huffington Post
Why being highly conscientious is one of the healthiest personality traits
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

NBC News
AOL
Euronews
Texas Republicans bolster third party candidates as prospect of tight 2020 races loom
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Unconstitutional anti-abortion law costs Texas another $2.5 million
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Fast Company
These are the 5 lies you’ve been told about procrastination
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Well+Good
How to fake the Big Five personality trait that helps people stick to their fitness goals
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Forbes
If Texas turn blue, Trump loses – Which explains the persistence of this false narrative
Texas Politics Project

9/24/19

HPPR
Bryan-College Station Eagle
Raw Story
KPRC
Turnout among young Texas voters exploded in 2018. Groups want to make it even bigger in 2020.
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Texas Monthly
Is John Cornyn vulnerable?
Texas Politics Project

Quartz
Your work emails contain subtle clues about your emotional state
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Phys
KXAN
In a close race, the less popular candidate has a 45% chance of winning
Dean Spears, Michael Geruso and Ishaana Talesara, Economics

9/25/19

Texas Tribune
Seeking election in Texas can be lonely, especially in the beginning
Texas Politics Project

Science Blog
In a close race, the less popular candidate has a 45% chance of winning
Dean Spears, Michael Geruso and Ishaana Talesara, Economics

Texas Standard
More House Democrats back impeachment inquiry, while Republicans stick with Trump
Sean Theriault, Government

Tower Timberjay News
Fool me once… why we regularly fall for fake news
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Travel+Leisure
If you’re a conscientious person, you might actually live longer
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Atlantic
The most dangerous way to lose yourself
William Swann, Sociology

9/26/19

The Hill
Six reasons to leave Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill
H.W. Brands, History

TribTalk
An impeachment, a House scandal and the 2020 elections could bedevil Texas GOP
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

9/27/19
NBC
‘Porvenir, Texas’ details amssacre of Mexican Americans by U.S. soldiers, rangers
John Morán González and Emilio Zamora; English, Center for Mexican American Studies, and History

Sep. 20, 2019

9/14/19

Austin American-Statesman
Our view: Patrick’s remarks significant moment for state Republicans
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Keene Sentinel
Radically Rural a sharing of ideas, by Mary Ann Kristiansen
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

USA Today
Beto O’Rourke’s record on El Paso real estate deal has some Latinos troubled
Texas Politics Project

9/15/19

The Hill
The 13 Republicans needed to pass gun-control legislation
Texas Politics Project

WFAA
Inside Texas Politics: Reporters Roundtable
Texas Politics Project

9/16/19

Ladders
Truly productive people find the right balance between the results and the process
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

9/17/19

Huffington Post
Vox
Could Trump again lost the popular vote and win 2020? In a close race, yes.
Dean Spears, Michael Geruso and Ishaana Talesara, Economics

KRLD News Radio
Julian Castro’s presidential hopes losing political support
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Bloomberg
Huffington Post
Vox
The Atlantic
The Electoral College flips elections more than we thought
Michael Geruso and Dean Spears, Economics

SFGate
The Philadelphia Inquirer
The Washington Post
Juliet and Romeo’: Newly unearthed text suggests how Milton might have edited Shakespeare
Aaron Pratt, English

Eureka Times Standard
You and the Law: Problems with neighbors? This might help
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Daily Texan
Charles White exhibitions provide accessible point of entry to campus art spaces
Cherise Smith, AADS

Slate
Salon
The Electoral College really does give Republicans a massive advantage in close elections, a new paper finds
Michael Geruso and Dean Spears, Economics

Greenwich Time
The Electoral College flips elections more than we thought
Michael Geruso and Dean Spears, Economics

9/18/19

Texas Tribune
Democrat Chris Bell formally launches US Senate campaign
Texas Politics Project

The Daily Texan
YWCA president Alejandra Castillo delivers keynote for Hispanic Heritage Month
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Paste Magazine
Trump’s Electoral College win/popular vote loss could happen again
Dean Spears, Economics

The Washington Post
SFGate
Which Americans should get reparations?
Ashley Farmer, History

MSNBC
Warren has edge in ‘enthusiasm’
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Texas Tribune
Democrat Chris Bell formally launches US Senate campaign
Texas Politics Project

9/19/19

SFGate
The Washington Post
This is not rocket science.’ Years after a fix was promised, National Weather Service website still unreliable.
Troy Kimmel, Geography & the Environment

Fox News
High interest in election, Democrats top Trump in matchups
Daron Shaw, Government
Ladders
If you want to persuade someone, start by showing them how they’re right
Art Markman, Psychology and HDOFortune
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau under fire for brownface photo
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Texas Observer
The Green New Deal can exist in Texas
Texas Politics Project

Lewiston Sun Journal
Study shows Electoral College could flip close elections
Dean Spears, Michael Geruso and Ishaana Talesara, Economics

The Philadelphia Inquirer
Stressed out? Losing sleep? A Philly psychologist says pen and paper might offer relief.
James Pennebaker, Psychology

9/20/19

Austin American-Statesman
Beto O’Rourke’s gun cause has given him the spotlight, but at what cost?
Daron Shaw, Government

Austin Chronicle
APD weed arrests decline, but racial disparities remain
Texas Politics Project

Thrive Global
Truly successful people become exceptional at one thing and use the confidence to branch out
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Vanity Fair
Beto “gave away the game”: Will O’Rourke’s hell-yes moment cost him back in Texas
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Glen Rose Reporter
Beto O’Rourke’s gun cause has given him the spotlight, but at what cost?
Daron Shaw, Government

Wall Street Journal
When the slave traders were African
Toyin Falola, AADS

Sep. 13, 2019

9/7/19

Lubbock Online
Dan Patrick calls NRA ‘wrong’ in opposing background checks on gun sales to strangers
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

9/9/19

Los Angeles Times
After mass shootings, gun advocates in Texas worry about a political shift
Texas Politics Project

Warc
The problems of communicating climate change
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

WGME
Texas shows possible future if abortion bans take effect
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

The Atlantic
What Daniel Patrick Moynihan actually thought about race
John Hoberman, Germanic Studies

9/10/19

Austin American-Statesman
Change, Austin and why Guthrie’s words still resonate
Tom Palaima, Classics

The Dallas Morning News
Elizabeth Warren assails ‘corruption,’ promises change as Democrats swarm to Texas
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

The New York Times
How parents can stay close to grown-up children
Karen Fingerman, PRC and TALC

Austin American-Statesman
In gun confiscation showdown, it’s Beto vs. Chip
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

CBC
Why the loophold the West Texas shooter used to buy a gun is unlikely to be closed any time soon
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Times Recod News
New state senator for Wichita Falls says he’s ‘just exploring’ run against Cornyn
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

9/11/19

Texas Tribune
KBTX
MJ Hegar leads the Democratic pack for US Senate in Texas, but most voters don’t know the candidates, UT/TT Poll says

Daron Shaw, Government
Texas Tribune
Beto O’Rourke running third behind Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren among Texas Democrats, UT/TT Poll says
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Houston Public Media
What two new polls tell us about Texas voters
Texas Politics Project

Austin Chronicle
Sen. Elizabeth Warren rallies 5000 local supporters at Austin event
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Warren rises in Texas ahead of Thursday debate
Texas Politics Project

Patch
Biden leads Democratic Presidential nomination race in Texas
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

KHOU
Beto O’Rourke running third behind Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren among Texas Democrats, UT/TT poll says
Jim Henosn, Texas Politics Project

760 AM
MJ Hegar leads the Democratic pack for US Senate in Texas, but most voters don’t know the candidates, UT/TT Poll says
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

9/12/19

Texas Tribune
10 Democrats vying for the White House take the stage in Texas. Here’s what to watch for.
Texas Politics Project

Bryan-College Station Eagle
To her Texas supporters, Marianne Williamson has already won
Texas Politics Project

760 AM
10 Democrats vying for the White House take the stage in Texas. Here’s what to watch for.
Texas Politics Project

Politico
What to watch for in tonight’s debate
Texas Politics Project

Tuscon Sentinel
Two years after Trump announced an end to DACA, “Dreamers” look ahead with hope and anxiety
Texas Politics Project

HPPR
New poll shows shifting Texas electoral landscape
Texas Politics Project

Lifehacker
What to do if you think you’re working with a psychopath
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Newsday
5 things to watch for in the third Democratic presidential debate
Shannon Bow O’Brien, Government

MSNBC
10 Democratic candidates to take debate stage in Houston
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Pregnancy Help News
Faux news in West Texas
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

KVUE
Turn Texas blue? Democratic presidential debate in Houston turns spotlight on Lone Star State
Texas Politics Project

9/13/19

NBC
Julian Castro accused Joe Biden of ‘forgetting’. Did he go to far?
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Austin American-Statesman
Beto O’Rourke and Julián Castro each had a debate moment, but will their campaigns benefit?
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

2 Guys on Your Head
Bad science
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Concho Valley
Texans O’Rourke and Castro strive for breakout moments during third debate
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Free Weekly
Are you clonesome tonight?
David Buss, Psychology

The Keene Sentinel
New radically rural track examines renewable energy
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Keene Sentinel
Exploring rural business ecosystems
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Austin American-Statesman
Beto O’Rourke and Julian Castro each had a debate moment, but will their campaigns benefit?
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Our view: Patrick’s remarks significant moment for state Republicans
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Salon
To her Texas supporters, Marianne Williamson has already won
Texas Politics Project

Sep. 6, 2019

8/30/19

Fast Company
This is why you should learn to embrace stress (rather than fight it)
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Edinburg Review
Is Julian Castro the next Obama? That’s his pitch, if anyone is listening.
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

8/31/19

Houston Chronicle
Austin American-Statesman
San Antonio Express-News
This Labor Day, let’s value female workers
Deborah Beck, Classics

9/1/19

New York Times
Texas is a leader in mass shootings. Why is the Governor silent?
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

9/2/19

2 Guys on Your Head
Imposter Syndrome: Why it’s hard to fake it till you make it
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

9/3/19

PBS
What these numbers tell us about the gun debate in 2019
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

PsychCentral
Toxic childhood? How to use journaling for healing
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Houston Chronicle
Texas gun debate is rekindled after second mass shooting in a month
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Brazil is slowly killing its magnificent rainforest
Eugenio Arima, Geography & the Environment

Newswise
New testosterone nasal spray offers patients an alternative
Robert Josephs, Psychology

The New York Times
Texas is a leader in mass shootings. Why is the governor silent?
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

9/4/19

Thrive Global
How to reap the mental benefits of a vacation without actually going on one
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Austin American-Statesman
Lyceum Poll: Texans want both ballot security and ballot access
Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Government and Texas Politics Project 

Dallas Morning News
Surprising’ poll: Texans strongly back voter ID law, increased ballot access
Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Government and Texas Politics Project

Fast Company
These are the habits to avoid if you want to make a behavior change
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KTRH News Radio
13th annual Texas Lyceum Poll results released today and tomorrow
Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Government and Texas Politics Project

The Boston Globe
Eco search engine sees surge in downloads as Amazon burns
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

KUT
Young Texans are more skeptical of democracy and open to change, study finds
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

WOAI
Poll: Texas Republicans see ‘The News Media’ as the top threat to democracy
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
63 Democratic state lawmakers renew calls for a special session on gun violence
Texas Politics Project

UKNow
UK College of Education hosts diversity, equity, and inclusion symposium
Anthony Brown, AADS

History
10 ways the Transcontinental Railroad changed America
H.W. Brands, History

Mirage News
News Medical
New testosterone nasal spray offers patients an alternative
Robert Josephs, Psychology

9/5/19

Austin American-Statesman
Courthouse News Service
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Poll shows Biden with 6-point lead over O’Rourke in Texas
Daron Shaw, Government

Forbes
How gut choices make the sales go round
Art Markman, Psychology andHDO

KUT
Latinx Democrats in Texas support O’Rourke over Castro and Biden in new poll
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project 

The Guardian
America’s ‘democratic experiment’ is inextricably tied to the history of slavery
Peniel Joseph, History

9/6/19

Texas Tribune
Bryan-College Station Eagle
Two years after Trump announced an end to DACA, “Dreamers” look ahead with hope and anxiety
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Dan Patrick calls NRA ‘wrong’ in opposing background checks on gun sales to strangers
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project 

The Atlantic
Can Democrats really break the GOP’s grip on Texas?
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Guardian
After its latest mass shooting, Texas leads the way–in loosening gun laws
Jennifer Glass, Sociology and PRC

Wall Street Journal
True or False: The summer learning slide is real
Paul von Hippel, Sociology

KXAN
KRBC
Testosterone nasal spray developed in response to study of anxiety in women
Bob Josephs, Psychology 

Ladders
How to improve your emotional courage at work
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Reform Austin
Large parts of Texas are ‘contraceptive deserts’
Kristine Hopkins, PRC and Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Austin American-Statesman
Dan Patrick calls NRA ‘wrong’ in opposing background checks on gun sales to strangers
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The St. Augustine Record
Lyceum Poll: Beto still has place in heart of Texas Democrats
Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Government and Texas Politics Project

Raw Story
Big Country
Two years after Trump announced an end to DACA, “Dreamers” look ahead with hope and anxiety
Texas Politics Project