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Sport in Juvenile Correctional Facilities: A mixed methods study of the scope and implementation, Kalyn McDonough

The presentation will outline my dissertation research focused on understanding the landscape (frequency, type, identified purpose) of sport programs in long-term, secure juvenile correctional…

From  Priyanka Mondal on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Subsurface Eddy Facilitates Retention of Diel Vertical Migrators in a Biological Hotspot, Katherine Hudson

Diel vertical migration (DVM) is a common behavior in zooplankton populations world-wide. Every day, zooplankton leave the productive surface ocean and migrate to much deeper and darker waters to…

From  Priyanka Mondal on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Investigating the Effect of Resource Rents on Corruption: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa, Sunday Heagbetus

This research investigates whether the availability of natural resources rents can lead to corruption in resource-rich countries. The study used a panel data analysis for the sample of 26 countries…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Pumping Gas: Green Liberalism and the Politics of Energy, Transportation, and Climate Change, 1987-93, Benjamin Wollet

A public debate over energy, transportation, and climate change policies emerged in the United States in the late 1980s and early 1990s. This paper examines the groups that led this debate, including…

From  Brittany Shimanski on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Lessons from Past & Present Energy Development Engagement Practices with Native American Tribes, Hannah-Marie Garcia

Renewable energy development is essential for the transition to a more sustainable and energy efficient society in the United States. Along with land-based wind and solar, offshore wind development…

From  Brittany Shimanski on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Chinese Environmental Policy: Domestic Legitimacy and Narratives, Thomas Benson

It is commonly claimed that China’s domestic legitimacy derives primarily from the maintenance and pursuit of economic growth and, arguably, Chinese nationalism. Given the current international…

From  Brittany Shimanski on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

6A: Sea-ice loss amplifies summertime decadal CO2 increase in the western Arctic Ocean, Zhangxian Ouyang

Rapid climate warming and sea-ice loss have induced major changes in the sea surface partial pressure of CO2 (pCO2). However, the long-term trends in the western Arctic Ocean are unknown. Here we…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Exposing Regional Disunity: The Case of Cambodia in the South China Sea Conflict, Kathrin Reed

Despite being a small state in Southeast Asia, Cambodia occupies a central role in the international relations of the region. Conventionally, Cambodia’s foreign policy is explained as…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Energy & Environmental Policy—welcome fall 2020 students

Dr. Ismat Shah welcomes students admitted to the Energy and Environmental Policy graduate program for fall 2020.

From  Crystal Nielsen on March 13th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

MPH—welcome fall 2020 students

Dr. Kim Isett welcomes students admitted to the Master of Public Health in health policy and management for fall 2020.

From  Crystal Nielsen on March 13th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Graduate Study Abroad— welcoming fall 2020 students

Dr. Tibor Tóth explains some of the study abroad programs and other opportunities for international study available to graduate students in the Biden School. Learn more here:…

From  Crystal Nielsen on March 13th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

MPP—welcome fall 2020 students

Dr. Katie Fitzpatrick welcomes admitted Master of Public Policy students to join the Biden School in fall 2020.

From  Crystal Nielsen on March 13th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

MA UAPP-welcome fall 2020 students

Dr. Danilo Yanich welcomes admitted graduate students to matriculate into the M.A. Urban Affairs and Public Policy program for the fall 2020.

From  Crystal Nielsen on March 13th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0