March 27, 2020

3/21/20
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Coronavirus in Texas: Gov. Abbott orders closing of bars, restaurants and schools
H.W. Brands, History
The New York Times
American partisanship may find its limits in coronavirus
Bethany Albertson, Government
3/22/20
Houston Chronicle 
Associated Press
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Plague as art: Over the centuries, many kinds of stories
Wayne A. Rebhorn, English
3/23/20
The Concordian
Dealing with an eating disorder during COVID-19
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO
Politico
Oil execs to Trump: Whose side are you on?
Texas Politics Project
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Abortions not essential to mother’s health must be halted under order, Texas AG says
Lauren Thaxton, Texas Policy Evaluation Project
Texas Tribune
As coronavirus spreads, some Asian Americans worry their leaders’ language stokes a stigma
Madeline Hsu, History
3/24/20
Washington Post
Abortion providers in Texas scramble after state tells them to stop during pandemic
Kari White, Texas Policy Evaluation Project
Raw Story
Oil execs furious with Trump as prices collapse – and it could hurt his re-election hopes
Texas Politics Project
3/25/20
Inside Higher Ed
Equity audits should be commonplace
Annika Olson, Texas Policy Evaluation Project and IUPRA
Niskanen Center
How anxiety and crisis change our political behavior
Bethany Albertson, Government
The Indian Express
Red vs. Blue on coronavirus concern: The gap is still big but closing
Bethany Albertson, Government
3/26/20
NBC
Asian American report over 650 racist acts over last week, data says
Madeline Hsu, History

3/27/20

Fox 7
What’s the potential impact of COVID-19 on America’s future economy?
Jeremi Suri, History

The Liberator Online
To keep property taxes low, Texas will need to reform education
Texas Politics Project

Rewire News
Not the time to play politics’: The false premise behind Texas’ anti-abortion COVID-19 order
Kari White, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

2 Guys on Your Head
Crisis and guilt
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

March 20, 2020

3/16/20

UC Santa Cruz
Timing is key for parents who want to help children learn at museums, say researchers
Cristine Legare, Psychology
The Bitter Truth
Mirror, Mirror: Dr. Art Markman discusses narcissism personality disorder
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO
3/17/20
The New York Times
Food, a basic pleasure, is suddenly fraught
Hi’ilei Hobart, Anthropology
Vox
Coronavirus and the 2020 election: A collapsing economy is a disaster for the incumbent
Christopher Wlezien, Government
3/18/20
USA Today
Detroit Free Press
Does crisis change voting habits? Coronavirus could push voters to candidates they view as trustworthy
Daron Shaw, Government
Health
How to make sure social distancing and self-isolation don’t hurt your mental health
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO
FactCheck
No ‘huge red flag that fraud occurred’ in Mass. Primary
Daron Shaw, Government
Texas Monthly
Is climate change denial thawing in Texas?
Texas Politics Project
3/19/20
CNN
An open letter to my peers partying on the beach
Annika Olson, Texas Policy Evaluation Project and IUPRA
Global Health News
Breastfeeding gap’ exists among Mexican-origin women living in Texas
Michelle Eilers, student, Texas Policy Evaluation Project
Bloomberg
Trump pitches wartime president for 2020 after markets fail him
Daron Shaw, Government and Texas Politics Project
3/20/20
The Conversation
We are entering a recession – but what did we learn from the last one?
Ken-Hou Lin, Sociology
San Antonio Express-News
There’s nothing here’ – coronavirus panic clears grocery shelves
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO
The Texas Observer
Abortion clinics in Texas rely on traveling doctors: Coronavirus is keeping some of them home
Kari White, Texas Policy Evaluation Project
Business Times
Trump labels himself ‘wartime president’ as virus erases market gains
Daron Shaw, Government and Texas Politics Project
Crain’s Chicago Business
Pritzker looks to freshen up Illinois’ corporate come-ons
Nathan Jensen, Government
The Globe and Mail
Trump flounders in the spotlight while others try to fight the COVID-19 crisis in spite of him
Shannon O’Brien, Government
Austin American-Statesman
In dire times, we’ve rallied together. We can do it again.
Evan Carton, English

March 13, 2020

3/7/20
Austin American Statesman
During the worst pandemic in modern times, Austin shut down for almost a month
Ben Wright and Abena Osseo-Asare; History
PBS
Voter suppression continues 55 years after ‘Bloody Sunday’
Peniel Joseph, History
Austin American-Statesman
For Biden, the middle held on Super Tuesday in Texas
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project
3/8/20
Austin American Statesman
Abilene Reporter News
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ubbock Avalanche-Journal

For senior, health crisis turns into information crisis
Karen Fingerman, Aging & Longevity Center
AOL
The debate over daylight saving time
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO
WMRA Public Radio
How important are the black and Latino votes in this election?
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government
3/9/20
Houston Chronicle
Beaumont Enterprise
Royce West targets minority voters in U.S. Senate runoff against MJ Hegar
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project
3/10/20
The Washington Post
Delaware offered Amazon $4.5 million to locate a new facility there. Guess who wins?Nathan Jensen, Government
VICE
This bill could send women who perform their own abortions to prison for 15 years
Texas Policy Evaluation Project
E&E News
EVs, shale and Trump: 5 takeaways from the oil crash
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project
3/12/20
Governing
Texas Democrats say they can now predict voter preferences
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project
2 Guys on Your Head
Why we want to predict the future (kind of)
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO
3/13/20
Harvard Business Review
Give it time before deciding you hate your new job
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO
Deseret News
Politics in the time of COVID-19: Will Trump’s legacy be shaped by the coronavirus crisis?
Jeremi Suri, History
Salt Lake Tribune
Where were you in the great coronavirus crisis?
James Pennebaker, Psychology
Austin American-Statesman
Texas Democrats unveil technological ‘X factor’ for 2020 election
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

March 6, 2020

2/29/20

UT News
Why do we have a Leap Year? Two UT Austin experts explain.
Tom Palaima, Classics 

The Washington Post
Is the African American vote about to fracture or unify?
Tasha Philpot, Government 

3/1/20

The Washington Post
Bernie Sanders has the advantage on Super Tuesday as rivals jockey to hold down his delegate count
Daron Shaw, Government 

3/2/20

npr
Super Tuesday could show just how blue Texas is turning
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Fox News
Ahead of Super Tuesday, Democrats bear down on Texas
Eric McDaniel, Government