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COVID-19 vaccine does not damage the placenta in pregnancy

A new Northwestern Medicine study of placentas from patients who received the COVID-19 vaccine during pregnancy found no evidence of injury, adding...

Two UChicago graduates named Knight-Hennessy Scholars

College alumni Salma Elkhaoudi and Kirk Lancaster to pursue graduate studies at Stanford University

Construction projects on tap at University Park this summer

 As students head home for the summer, Penn State’s Office of Physical Plant (OPP) will turn its attention to a wide range...

LIVING WITH HIV DURING A GLOBAL PANDEMIC

Disaster Research Center study reveals impact on health care, finances, mental health

After the pandemic, how will society remember more than 3 million lives lost to COVID-19?

This spring, the Remembering Epidemics course delved into both the history of disease outbreaks in Philadelphia and the nature of public commemoration...

Barron discusses access and affordability strategies to support students

Scholarships, academic advising, food security, new housing grants and more are topics of focus during president’s presentation to Board of Trustees

OPINION

Make Study and Life Plan During Pandemic

A recent article regarding the “985 University Students’ Study Plan'' has provided insight into the difficult schedules many students hold to accomplish...

CNN: Why Republicans booed Romney

Republican Senator Mitt Romney still doesn't get how low his party has sunk. That was painfully obvious when the Utah Senator was...

CNN: Cheney calls out Trump’s latest attempt to promote ‘BIG LIE’ amid criticism from within her own party

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, publicly rejected former President Donald Trump’s most recent false charge that he would’ve won...

CULTURE

ACT MONTHLY PUBLICATION, MAT 2021

VOLUME 13, NUMBER 155, MAY 2021

ANOUNCEMENT

ACT COLUMN

A recent article regarding the “985 University Students’ Study Plan'' has provided insight into the difficult schedules many students hold to accomplish...

NEWS

CNN: US Vice President Calls for Immigration Effort With Mexico

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris said Friday that the United States and Mexico must collaborate to reduce immigration from Mexico by addressing...

CNN: No, unemployment benefits aren’t the problem

America's job market is in a weird spot: it's still millions of jobs short of where it was before the pandemic, but...

CNN: Israel ramps up airstrikes as barrage of rockets from Gaza continues

Tensions between Israelis and Palestinians escalated further on Tuesday as Palestinian militants in Gaza fired hundreds of rockets into Israel, which in...

CNN: Home prices are still going up almost everywhere across the US

The beginning of 2021 has seen home prices continue to climb to new record-breaking heights, with prices rising in almost every major...

TRAVEL

As Europe plans its gradual reopening to visitors from further afield, the battle lines are being drawn between destinations eager to get...

WORK LIFE

Flexible hours for working parents, daycare centers at the office, equal pay. Between the 1960s and 1980s, there was a real sense...

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COVID-19 vaccine does not damage the placenta in pregnancy

A new Northwestern Medicine study of placentas from patients who received the COVID-19 vaccine during pregnancy found no evidence of injury, adding...

Two UChicago graduates named Knight-Hennessy Scholars

College alumni Salma Elkhaoudi and Kirk Lancaster to pursue graduate studies at Stanford University

Construction projects on tap at University Park this summer

 As students head home for the summer, Penn State’s Office of Physical Plant (OPP) will turn its attention to a wide range...

Champaign Farmers Market

Neil & Washington Parking lot – Downtown THE 2021 SEASON KICKS OFF ON MAY 18!! We...

Intoxication brings strangers physically closer, study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — In a study with pandemic-related implications, researchers report that strangers who consume alcohol together may keep their distance initially...

CNN: US Vice President Calls for Immigration Effort With Mexico

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris said Friday that the United States and Mexico must collaborate to reduce immigration from Mexico by addressing...

CNN: No, unemployment benefits aren’t the problem

America's job market is in a weird spot: it's still millions of jobs short of where it was before the pandemic, but...

CNN: Tom Cruise returns Golden Globes Awards in protest of HFPA

Tom Cruise has returned his Golden Globe Awards to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, a source close to the actor told CNN on Monday.

LIVING WITH HIV DURING A GLOBAL PANDEMIC

Disaster Research Center study reveals impact on health care, finances, mental health