Oct. 25, 2019

10/19/19

New York Post
The best books of the week
H.W. Brands, History

Mineral Wells Index
Props to you: Here’s a look at the 10 proposed Texas Constitution amendments
Texas Politics Project 

San Antonio Express-News
Team Warren stakes its claim on Texas
Texas Politics Project

10/20/19

San Antonio Express-News
Get educated on the ballot and vote
Texas Politics Project

10/21/19

Bryan-College Station Eagle
Recommendations for 10 constitutional amendments
Texas Politics Project

The Swaddle
Pros and cons of having a work spouse
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Texas Observer
Will Dan Patrick’s bare-minimum effort for gun control go anywhere?
Texas Politics Project

Coaching for Leaders
How to know what you don’t know
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KUT
Texas Standard
In ‘Dreams of El Dorado’, historian HW Brands invites readers to rethink the American West
H.W. Brands, History

Texas Standard
Interbang Books takes ‘a direct hit’ in Sunday’s storm
H.W. Brands, History

Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Julian Castro says he needs $80000 by end of month to stay in Democratic presidential race
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

10/22/18

Austin American-Statesman
CBS Austin
Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen will not seek reelection
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
UT Austin’s H.W. Brands goes West with “Dreams of El Dorado”
H.W. Brands, History

National Review
Media mislead on study about self-induced abortion
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

MSNBC
Will Julian Castro call for help keep him in the game ahead of Iowa?\
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

10/23/19

Pleasanton Express
Vote ‘For’ to say no to State Income Tax
Texas Politics Project

Voice of America
Texas no longer sure bet for Trump
Shannon Bow O’Brien, American Studies

CNN
George Washington was the polar opposite of Donald Trump
Jeremi Suri, History

Miami Herald
By age 6, kids tend to see white men as more ‘brilliant’ than white women
Yasmiyn Irizarry, African & African Diaspora Studies

10/24/19

Daily Light
Educators oppose Prop 4 on Nov. 5 ballot
Texas Politics Project

The Washington Post
Bolivia’s election panel declares Evo Morales winner after contested tally; opponents demand second round
Raul Madrid, Government and Center for Mexican American Studies

History
How Gorbachev and Reagan’s friendship helped thaw the Cold War
H.W. Brands, History

Medscape
Mobile health clinic brings contraception to Texas’ Rio Grande Valley
Joseph Potter, Sociology

10/25/19

Voice of America
Trump’s foreign policy process stirs controversy in Washington
Shannon Bow O’Brien, Government

Alaska Native News
Trump’s foreign policy process stirs controversy in Washington
Shannon Bow O’Brien, Government 

Wall Street Journal
Dreams of El Dorado’ review: Mountains, rivers and deserts
H.W. Brands, History

Oct. 18, 2019

10/12/19

CNN 
Why only one area along the US-Mexico border saw drownings triple and water rescues skyrocket more than 1000%
Nestor Rodriguez, Sociology

Newsweek
Electoral college overwhelmingly favors Republicans, aboloishing entire system only remedy
Dean Spears, Michael Geruso and Ishaana Talesara, Economics

10/14/19

The Daily Texan
UT should invest more in its foreign language departments
Thomas Garza, Texas Language Center and Slavic & Eurasian Studies

The Daily Texan
Two new majors in Black Studies and Information to be added to the 2020-2022 catalogue
Eric Tang and Jennifer Graber, IURPA and AADS, Religious Studies

Austin American-Statesman
No on Prop 4: Anti-tax measure puts state funding at risk
Texas Politics Project

10/15/19

News Medical
UW Today
EurekAlert
ScienceDaily
Deaf infants of Deaf parents demonstrate strong gaze-following behavior
Jenny Singleton, Linguistics

10/16/19

Athenaeum Review
Immigration and Decency
Tom Palaima and Al Martinich, Classics and Philosophy

Pacific Sun
Advice Goddess
David Buss, Psychology

MedicalXpress
Deaf infants more attuned to parent’s visual cues, study shows
Jenny Singleton, Linguistics

Austin American-Statesman
Beto and Castro needed big performances in Tuesday’s debate. They didn’t deliver.
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
As the tape finally drops, Dennis Bonnen’s future as Speaker is uncertain
J
osh Blank, Texas Politics Project

MSNBC
Impeachment, Syria conflict front and center at debate
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Futurity
Deaf babies of Deaf parents have serious gazing skills
Jenny Singleton, Linguistics  

PBS
Deadly police shootings keep happening. Data could be a missing piece.
Christen Smith, Anthropology and African & African Diaspora Studies

The Light and Champion
Early voting starts Monday for Constitutional amendment election
Texas Politics Project

10/17/19

The Globe and Mail
How to move forward when someone at work betrays your trust
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO 

The New York Times
Trump visits Texas, where the fallout from a secret tape awaits him
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Voice of America
Trump seeks to rally supporters in Texas
Shannon Bow O’Brien, American Studies 

CNN
Elijah Cummings understood the meaning of struggle
Peniel Joseph, History

2 Guys on Your Head
Why talk about happiness?
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

10/18/19

Austin Chronicle
The long story of East 11th and 12th streets takes a turn
Eric Tang, IURPA and AADS

Oct. 11, 2019

10/5/19

AppleInsider
Tim Cook’s rapport with President Trump rare among company leaders
Jeremi Suri, History

10/6/19

Irish Times
Is it okay not to orgasm? Friends think I’m enduring bad sex
Cindy Meston and David Buss, Psychology

Newsweek
Fox News polls says Trump trails behind Biden among Wisconsin voters by 9 points
Daron Shaw, Government

Inverse
“Mental time travel”: A psychological trick you can use to improve your career
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Washington Post
Two centuries ago, University of Virginia students beat and raped enslaved servants, historians say
Maurie McInnis, American Studies

10/7/19

The Dallas Morning News
What Democrats and Republicans are doing to win the pivotal women’s vote in the 2020 elections
Victoria Defrancesco Soto, Government

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Looking for a job? What they didn’t tell you in college.
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO 

The Hill
Warren first non-Texan presidential candidate to hire Texas state director
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
KTSA
ESPN San Antonio
Elizabeth Warren hires Texas state director
Texas Politics Project

2 Guys on Your Head
The psychology of art and museums
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

10/8/19

The Capitol Pressroom
Economic development
Nathan Jensen, Government

Texas Standard
US withdrawal from Northeast Syria hurts Kurds now, other groups in the long run
Jeremi Suri, History

The Wall Street Journal
The real problem central bankers face: the rest of us
Ciobion Olivier, Economics

The Texas Energy Report
NM Governor thanks O&G Association, wants regulation officials to work with energy sector
Texas Politics Project

10/9/19

USA Today
Amber Guyger’s actions were murderous, but also a terrible error. Her jury understood.
Mary Rose, Sociology 

TribTalk
School closures would impact an already vulnerable black population in Austin
Eric Tang, IURPA and AADS

Spectrum News
UT Global Affairs Expert: Turkey’s Syria invasion risks return of ISIS
Jeremi Suri, History

HuffPost
Imposter syndrome hits harder when you’re back
Kevin Cokley, IUPRA and African & African Diaspora Studies

CNBC
Trump attacks Fox News over poll showing majority favors impeachment: ‘Doesn’t deliver for US anymore’
Daron Shaw, Government

Newsmax
Fox News Poll: Biden, Warren pulling away in Dem Race
Daron Shaw, Government

10/10/19

Financial Times
The software that scans work emails for signs of stress
James Pennebaker, Psychology

10/11/19

Austin Chronicle
AISD Trustees share first thoughts on “school changes”
IURPA

Hanford Sentinel
You and the Law: Flawed mental accounting leads to problems with neighbors
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

CBS Austin
Anticipation, possible fallout with upcoming release of Bonnen recording
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

2 Guys on Your Head
Guns and suicide
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Oct. 4, 2019

9/30/19

U.S. News & World Report
Psych Central
American Psychological Association
Science Daily
Close friendships boost your self-esteem
Michelle Harris, Psychology

Austin American-Statesman
Funding support for abortion is needed by women across Texas
Elizabeth Ela and Kari White, PRC, Sociology and Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Marketplace
For richer, for poorer: sharing money in marriage
Joanna Pepin, PRC

10/1/19

Forbes
How to stay positive yet forceful in your email communications
James Pennebaker, Psychology

ZME Science
The link between the music you listen to and your personality isn’t exactly clear
Sam Gosling, Psychology

Madisonville Meteor
Aggies and Longhorns should renew rivalry
Texas Politics Project

Eureka Times Standard
You and the Law: The case of the law firm and the illustrator
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

FOX 7-TV
Race in the age of Trump
Leonard Moore, History

Austin American-Statesman
September was hottest ever in Austin, warmer than July, data shows
Troy Kimmel, Geography & the Environment

The Atlantic
The Constitution is the crisis
Sanford Levinson, Government and Plan II

10/2/19

Raleigh News & Observer
The Miami Herald 
Trump Jr. names Cornyn Trump’s ‘biggest ally.’ Does that help the senator?
Sean Theriault, Government

The Federalist
74 percent of conservative Californians are looking to leave the state
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Six myths about Latino Republicans are challenged in University of Houston study
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Two more months of musical chairs for Texans seeking office in 2020
Texas Politics Project

10/3/19

Dog of the Day
Dog owners more likely to be extroverts, studies find
Sam Gosling, Psychology

Innovation Excellence
5 psychological traits of highly innovative organizations
David Buss and Art Markman, Psychology andHDO

Deccan Herald
The power of ideas and the value of voices
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Inc
How to recruit new customers–using the ones you already have
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Does a lawyer owe you money?
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KVUE
UT Professor on President Trump: ‘We’ve never seen anything like this’
Jeremi Suri, History

10/4/19

U.S. News & World Report
A show of contempt
Stanford Levinson, Government and Plan II

Inc
The future of WeWork: Leaner, humbler, duller
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Benefits Canada
Using AI to gauge employee well-being, satisfaction
James Pennebaker, Psychology

MSNBC
Historians: ‘Nothing really surprises us anymore, until now’
Jeremi Suri, History

Inc
US unemployment rate fell to 5-decade low of 3.5 percent in September as employers added 136,000 jobs|
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO 

Middletown Press
Pompeo sticks even closer to Trump as impeachment crisis grows
Jeremi Suri, History