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COVID-19 DATA MODEL QUANTIFIES REGION-SPECIFIC IMPACT OF SOCIAL DISTANCING ORDERS

As the COVID-19 pandemic first took hold in regions across the United States in spring 2020, local officials, hoping to quell the spread...

UD STUDENTS RANK HIGH IN CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

University of Delaware students are among the most civically-engaged in the country, according to the voter registration platform Turbovote. Turbovote tracked new voter registration in...

7 PUMPKIN ESSENTIALS

Hallmark does not make movies about people who throw zucchini festivals. Families are not traveling miles to pick heads of cabbage. No...

Purdue Marketing senior VP is AMA’s Higher Ed Marketer of the Year

R. Ethan Braden, Purdue University’s senior vice president of marketing and communications, has been named the 2020 Higher Education Marketer of the...

Big data, machine learning shed light on Asian reforestation successes

Since carbon sequestration is such an important factor for mitigating climate change, it’s critical to understand the efficacy of reforestation efforts and...

The flu, a cold, allergies or COVID-19? How to decipher symptoms

Physician offers tips, stresses importance of getting the flu vaccine this year

OPINION

BBC: Amy Coney Barrett: Who is Trump’s Supreme Court pick?

Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the US Supreme Court came as little surprise. The long-term academic, appeals court judge...

AP: Analysis: Racial inequity in who takes career, tech courses

Alphina Kamara wonders what might have happened if she’d been introduced to science and engineering careers at her high school in Wilmington,...

BBC:Why some people are cruel to others

Inflicting harm or pain on someone incapable of doing the same to you might seem intolerably cruel, but it happens more than...

CULTURE

ACT MONTHLY PUBLICATION, OCTOBER 2020

VOLUME 13, NUMBER 148, OCTOBER 2020

ANOUNCEMENT

ACT COLUMN

In September, Liu Jiangyue, who should have been on the campus of the University of London in the United Kingdom as planned,...

NEWS

BBC: US election 2020: What is the electoral college?

The US presidential election takes place 3 November. But it's possible the candidate with the most votes from the public won't be...

VOA: Jerusalem-born US Citizens May List Israel as Birth Country, Pompeo Says

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Thursday that U.S. citizens born in Jerusalem will now be able to list Israel...

Reuters: Activists urge ‘Big Pharma’ to be transparent on COVID-19 vaccine costs

Activists called on pharmaceutical companies on Thursday to be transparent about the costs and terms of providing COVID-19 vaccines, saying they...

VOA: Trump, Biden Campaign in Florida Thursday

With days until voters cast the last ballots in the U.S. presidential election, the top candidates are focusing their campaign efforts Thursday in the...

TRAVEL

For people who are itching to travel, airlines are working hard to offer reassurance. They're requiring masks, disinfecting airplane cabins between flights...

WORK LIFE

The pandemic quashed the experience of learning in a traditional office. Can younger workers grow in the same way while working...

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COVID-19 DATA MODEL QUANTIFIES REGION-SPECIFIC IMPACT OF SOCIAL DISTANCING ORDERS

As the COVID-19 pandemic first took hold in regions across the United States in spring 2020, local officials, hoping to quell the spread...

UD STUDENTS RANK HIGH IN CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

University of Delaware students are among the most civically-engaged in the country, according to the voter registration platform Turbovote. Turbovote tracked new voter registration in...

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Hallmark does not make movies about people who throw zucchini festivals. Families are not traveling miles to pick heads of cabbage. No...

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R. Ethan Braden, Purdue University’s senior vice president of marketing and communications, has been named the 2020 Higher Education Marketer of the...

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Since carbon sequestration is such an important factor for mitigating climate change, it’s critical to understand the efficacy of reforestation efforts and...

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Physician offers tips, stresses importance of getting the flu vaccine this year

BBC: US election 2020: What is the electoral college?

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