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Ashamed over my mental illness, I realized drawing might help me — and others — cope purpose

May 13, 2020 12:59 pm

Ashamed over my mental illness, I realized drawing might help me — and others — cope

"Art became the way," writes guest columnist William Doan.
Very good dogs don’t necessarily make very good coworkers purpose

Apr. 29, 2020 2:50 pm

Very good dogs don’t necessarily make very good coworkers

"So what do we know about how this new-found time with your dog might be affecting your productivity?" asks guest columnist Jessica Myrick.
The Conversation: What you need to know about making masks at home purpose

Apr. 16, 2020 4:35 pm

The Conversation: What you need to know about making masks at home

"There are many fabric variables to reckon with for a homemade mask. Consider building a three-layer system," say guest columnists Susan Sokolowski and Karen LaBat.
Birthed by HBCU students, SNCC offers important lessons for today’s student activists purpose

Apr. 14, 2020 11:10 am

Birthed by HBCU students, SNCC offers important lessons for today’s student activists

Guest columnist Jelani Favors discusses the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee's legacy on the 60th anniversary of its founding.
The Conversation: What you need to know about pregnancy in the time of COVID-19 purpose

Mar. 30, 2020 2:56 pm

The Conversation: What you need to know about pregnancy in the time of COVID-19

Guest columnist Hector Chapa provides 9 answers to questions you (or the community members you serve) might be asking right now.
7 science-based strategies to cope with coronavirus anxiety purpose

Mar. 13, 2020 11:49 am

7 science-based strategies to cope with coronavirus anxiety

Sustained high anxiety can undermine constructive responses to the crisis, says guest columnist Jelena Kecmanovic.
Here comes the revolution — how shelf-stable film vaccines could change global healthcare purpose

Mar. 5, 2020 10:01 am

Here comes the revolution — how shelf-stable film vaccines could change global healthcare

The idea of developing this film vaccine was inspired by amber and hard candy, says The Conversation's Maria Croyle in her guest column.
The hidden story of two Black women looking out from the pages of a 19th-century book purpose

Jan. 27, 2020 11:00 am

The hidden story of two Black women looking out from the pages of a 19th-century book

Lecturer and poet Frances Ellen Watkins Harper is known for her work to secure women's right to vote in Philadelphia (and beyond). But Mary E. Harper's story is hidden. Two historians set out to uncover it.

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