Jan. 31, 2020

1/25/20

Safe Haven
Why Germany is going to war with gold
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Atlantic
The problem psychology can’t shake
Cristine Legare, Psychology

Austin American Statesman
Democrats vying for US Senate seat woo AFL-CIO
Texas Politics Project

1/26/20

Salon
Psychology still skews western and affluent. Can it be fixed?
Cristine Legare, Psychology

Inside Higher Ed
Impostor syndrome
Kevin Cokley, Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis

The Dallas Morning News
Cornyn calls impeachment case ‘insane.’ Democrats call him a biased juror. Will it matter to voters?
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Brownsville Herald
Bloomberg’s strategy is expensive – can it work in Texas?
Texas Politics Project

Fox News
Sanders gains among Democrats, Biden still best against Trump
Daron Shaw, Government

Politizoom
New Fox News poll shows Trump should be removed from office 50-44
Daron Shaw, Government

1/27/20

Spectrum
Psychology research skews mostly white and wealthy
Cristine Legare, Psychology

The Week Magazine
This Fox News poll on Trump and the economy is baffling
Daron Shaw, Government

AJC
Atlanta risks falling being rivals in luring data centers
Nathan Jensen, Government

Spectrum
UT Professor describes “high crimes and misdemeanors” and how it applies to Trump
Jeffrey Tulis, Government

2 Guys on Your Head
Motivation and self-presentation
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

1/28/20

Denton Record Chronicle
Cornyn calls impeachment case ‘insane.’ Democrats call him a biased juror. Will it matter to voters?
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Bloomberg Government
Texas Special Election tests Democrats’ chamber-flip optimism
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
KXXV
KBTX
KPRC
CBD, hemp, medical marijuana? Here’s what you need to know about Texas’ changing pot laws.
Texas Politics Project

Hartford Courant
Legislators want Connecticut to join multi-state agreement ending subsidies to lure businesses across state lines
Nathan Jensen, Government

Austin American Statesman
GOP poised to dash Democratic hopes of bellwether win in Fort Bend
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

NBC News
The first vote of 2020 ends Tuesday, in Texas
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

KXAN
Austin ISD losing 16,000 students to charter schools
Ricardo Lowe, IURPA

Study Finds
Study debunks myth that sex trafficking surges during the Super Bowl
Annie Hill, Rhetoric & Writing

NBC
Republican projected to beat Democrat for Texas state House, in race watched for 2020 clues
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

1/29/20

San Antonio Current
Texas’ hostile abortion regulations have many women ending their pregnancies on their own, a new study reveals
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Austin American Statesman
KVUE
Bernie is Trump’s toughest rival in Texas
Daron Shaw and Josh Blank, Daron Shaw and Josh Blank

Shape
How weight affects your sex drive – and what you can do about it
Cindy Meston, Psychology

1/30/20

Politico
Washington Examiner
Sanders polls better in Texas against Trump than Biden, Warren, or Buttigieg
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Hot Air
Can Bernie Sanders win the Texas Democrat primary?
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Washington Examiner
Then and Now: Duels
H.W. Brands, History

1/31/20

Bustle
Self-managed abortions can be some patients’ best option
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

The Intercept
Trump administration gives Texas the green light to limit family planning services for poor womenT
exas Policy Evaluation Project

Psychology Today
50 as middle age
David Buss, Psychology

Washington Business Journal
The Danger Zones
Nathan Jensen, Government

Vox
Trump has expanded the travel ban to 6 more countries
Toyin Falola, History

CNN
Google’s Black History Month ad is impressive and complicated
Richard Reddick, IURPA

Jan 24, 2020

1/18/19

CNN
Pence’s outrageous op-ed holds deeper meaning
Jeremi Suri, History

CNN
Are we really listening to what MLK had to say?
Peniel Joseph, History

1/19/20

KTBS
Trump trial: Ken Starr and no stripes
Peniel Joseph, History

Denton Record Chronicle
Texas Catholic bishops are critical, but in the pews, immigration views are split
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

1/20/20

EconTalk
Janine Barchas on the Lost Books of Jane Austen
Janine Barchas, English

Raw Story
Longtime conservative scorches GOP senators over threat to treat Trump impeachment oath like a ‘joke’
Jeffrey Tulis, Government

UNDARK
Psychology still skews Western and affluent. Can it be fixed?
Cristine H Legare, Psychology

1/21/20

KXAN
Concho Valley Homepage
These Texas regions have peak impeachment interest
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Bulwark
John Roberts, a nation turns its lonely eyes to you
Jeffery Abramson, Government

KXAN
Gov. Abbott shares video of man lying on sidewalk, questions Austin’s ADA compliance
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Hot Air
This is not the Senate the Framers imagined
H.W. Brands, History

1/22/20

Texas Tribune
KTSA
Gainsville Daily Register
Michael Bloomberg’s Texas strategy is expensive and unprecedented. Can it work?
Texas Politics Project

History News Network
The history of presidential misconduct beyond Watergate and Iran-Contra
Jeremi Suri, History

Vice
How women are training to do their own abortions
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Houston Chronicle
EDITORIAL: Why can’t UT-Austin hire, keep Latino faculty?
Alberto Martinez, History; LLILAS

NBC News
A white Latina author’s new novel about the border unleashes fierce debate, criticism
Domino Perez, English

Science Daily
Traces of the European enlightenment found in the DNA of western sign languages
Justin Power, Linguistics 

1/23/19

Texas Tribune
Tom Steyer hires a Texas state director
Texas Politics Project

San Angelo Standard Times
Michael Bloomberg’s Texas strategy is expensive and unprecedented. Can it work?
Texas Politics Project

BBC
American Dirt: Oprah book club pick suffers Latino backlash
Domino Perez, English and CMAS

Washington Post
John and Jessie Fremont’s story of gold, ambition and the American West
H.W. Brands, History

1/24/20

Reform Austin
Where does campaign money go after retirement?
Richard Albert, Government

Jan 17, 2020

1/11/20

Ladders
New neuroscience reveals 5 secrets that will make you emotionally intelligent
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Chattanooga Times Free Press
First things first: What couples fight about
David Buss, Psychology

1/12/20

KTBS
Cracks emerge in Trump’s wall of GOP support
Jeremi Suri, History

AlterNet
Warren unveils list of new Texas endorsements as presidential race heats up
Texas Politics Project

New York Daily News
A nation’s disasters, natural and manmade: Since the 2010 earthquake, a decade of overpromising and underdelivering has enhanced Haiti’s decade of pain
Peniel Joseph, History

1/14/20

Los Angeles Times
Opinión: El especial de Neftlix de Los Tigres del Norte en la prisión Folsom no aborda el tema de la criminalización de los latinos
Michael Reyes Salas, Comparative Literature

NPR
Wisconsin, Foxconn and the lure of state tax incentives
Nathan Jensen, Government

Time Magazine
History shows what’s wrong with the idea that war is ‘normal’ in the Middle East
Stephennie Mulder, Middle Eastern Studies

Austin American-Statesman
Texas women three times more likely than women in other states to attempt DIY abortion, study finds
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Observer
Can artificial intelligence determine if you have a toxic workplace?
James Pennebaker, Psychology

1/15/20

Texas Tribune
Gilmer Mirror
KTSA
Texas Catholic bishops are critical, but in the pews, immigration views are split
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Washington Post
The shock of unemployment may push men into jobs traditionally held by women, study shows
Christine Williams, Sociology

Politico
Two moments on health care from the Democratic debate
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Georgia Recorder
Auditors: Georgia is No. 1 state for blockbuster film tax credit giveaways
Nathan Jensen, Government

KVUE
As impeachment trial nears, some question senator’ ability to stay impartial
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Newswise
EurekAlert
Texas abortion patients’ more likely to attempt to end their pregnancy on their own
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

ReporterNews
Super Tuesday is closer than you think. What are presidential candidates doing to win Texas?
Texas Politics Project

Phys
Science Daily
EurekAlert
Glimpses of fatherhood found in non-pair-bonding chimps
Aaron Sandel, Anthropology

The Texan
UT reviewing concerns about professor who writes on pedastry
Classics

Texas Standard
Dónde está tu lunchbox? How Spanglish brings two languages together.
Lars Hinrichs

Yahoo Finance
Tom Steyer blows past $100M on campaign ads amid bounce in state polls
Daron Shaw, Government

Literary Hub
The obscure editions of Jane Austen novels that made her internationally known
Janine Barchas, English

1/16/20

Austin American-Statesman
Abbott faces GOP questions on refugees
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

2 Guys on Your Head
The psychology of giving and receiving
Art Markman, Psychology 

Science Blog
Furturity
Glimpses of fatherhood found in non-pair-bonding chimps
Aaron Sandel, Anthropology

Futurity
Medical Xpress
Texas patients are more likely to self-manage abortions
Abigail Aiken, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

EurekAlert
Judges deny abortion care to teens
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

1/17/20

VOA
Trump reinforces right to pray in public schools
Chad Seales, Religious Studies

Austin American-Statesman
Housing policy, public education must overlap in policymaking
Annika Olson, IUPRA 

Houston Chronicle
Good schools are not enough when children lack adequate housing
Annika Olson, IUPRA

Dallas Observer
Dallas wants to give millions in tax breaks to failing pizza delivery startup
Nathan Jensen, Government

E&E News
Texas elections could upend US oil and gas
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Jan. 10, 2020

1/4/20

Marshalltown Times Republican
Happy new job!
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

Voice of America
Trump courts Evangelicals to secure re-election
Shannon Bow O’Brien, American Studies

1/5/20

The New York Times
Thinking about a job or career change? Read this
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

OBN
You can make good intentions on daily basis
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

Houston Chronicle
An endangered Texas congresswoman had an eventful first year in the US House
Sean Theriault, Government

1/6/20

The Wall Street Journal
Economists question the benefits of targeted tax breaks
Nathan Jensen, Government

Associations Now
Managing the post-holiday funk
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

USA Today
BBC (3:22:30)
PolitiFact
If Donald Trump orders the bombing of Iranian cultural sites, would it be a war crime?
Stephennie Mulder, Middle Eastern Studies

1/7/10

Concord Monitor
Brain scientists tap into how to live well longer
Andreana Haley, Psychology 

1/8/20

Raleigh News & Observer
New study says large incentive deals don’t spur growth at state and local level
Nathan Jensen, Government

Austin American-Statesman
Austin-area universities see boom in online enrollment
Joe Tenbarge, LAITS

Hillcountrynews
Why Texas Republicans are launching trial balloons on gun laws
Texas Politics Project

CNN
Congress is right to try to check Trump’s war-making power
Jeremi Suri, History

CBS Austin
What a local expert on Iran believes could happen next
Jeremi Suri, History

Fox News
Biden ahead by 21 points among South Carolina Democrats
Daron Shaw, Government

1/9/20

FOX 7
House to vote on restraining Trump’s military action against Iran
Jeremi Suri, History

1/10/20

Texas Tribune
Warren unveils list of new Texas endorsements as presidential race heats up
Texas Politics Project

Dallas Observer
Houston Chronicle
Texas abortion patients seeking to end pregnancies on their own
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Fox Wilmington
Surging Steyer makes the debate stage, as new polls show sudden strength
Daron Shaw, Government

BELatina
New academic reports shows discrimination against latino professors in the University of Texas
Alberto A. Martinez, Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra, Emilio Zamora, Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez, Francisco Gonzalez-Lima, Martha Menchaca, Fred Valdez, John Moran Gonzalez

T-SPAN
Warren unveils list of new Texas endorsements as presidential race heats up
Texas Politics Project

Inc.
3 research-backed tricks to beat the January blues
Art Markman, Psychology

Jan. 3, 2020

12/29/20

Thrive Global
4 ways journaling can boost your mental health in 2020
James Pennebaker, Psychology

The New York Times
8 ways to work smarter in 2020
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

12/30/19

CNN International
John Lewis represents an entire generation America can’t afford to lose
Peniel Joseph, History

12/31/19

Washington Post
Trump is unpopular in Texas. The state won’t sit quietly.
Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
Year in Review: Which issues affected Texans most
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Business 2 Community
How to present with confidence in 2020 – 3 steps to liberation
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

Moms Demand Action
Re: Gun violence kills 3000 Texans each year
Texas Politics Project

The Argonaut
Heart of barkness
David Buss, Psychology

Waco Tribune-Herald
Abby M. McCloskey: Don’t take Texas for granted, Mr. Trump
Texas Politics Project

Caller Times
Waco Tribune-Herald
Austin American-Statesman
‘Stars Wars’ and the parallels with our political climate
Deborah Beck, Classics

1/1/20

Psychology Today
Why is evolutionary psychology controversial?
David Buss, Psychology

Texas Standard
The Impeachment effect, a Senate race and the census: Texas politics in 2020
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

1/2/20

Kaiser Health News
Extending ‘healthspan’: Brain scientists tap into the secret of living well longer
Andreana Haley, Psychology

The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio’s Ulysses S. Grant finally getting his due from history
H.W. Brands, History

Elemental
It’s dry January, and why are we doing this again?
Art Markman, Psychology & HDO

1/3/20

Texas Standard
Diplomats will have to act to prevent war with Iran
Jeremi Suri, History

Texas Standard
Border land, border water’ is a 150-year history of construction on the US-Mexico border
C.J. Alvarez, Latino Studies and LLILAS

CBS Austin
Austin congressman expects retaliation for deadly drone strike in Iraq
Jeremi Suri, History