Recent advances in neuroscience are validating the idea that music can help patients walk and perform all sorts of tasks better, and now legislation has been introduced to create a music therapy license. Todd Schwartzburg, a music therapy professor at the U of M School of Music, comments.
It doesn't take long to find a cruel, anonymous comment on everything from newspaper websites to Yelp and Amazon. Shayla Thiel-Stern, a professor of new media and culture at the U of M, explains why.
Psychology professor Stephen Engel has discovered one of the brain's secrets--with practice, areas of the brain can learn to see images we couldn't detect before.
According to U research, countries that use human rights trials over time wind up seeing improvements in their overall human rights.
With a traveling exhibit, four CLA graduate students want to show the detention center's wide-reaching effects. The project aims to increase public discussion of Guantanamo Bay and its effects. It will be at the Minnesota History Center through March 16.
The Ananya Dance Theatre, the dance company of Ananya Chatterjea, director of dance in the U of M's Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, is celebrating 10 years of social justice activism through movement.
U of M English professor Julie Schumacher comments on letters of recommendation.
Long Island's Underground Railroad is profiled. Katherine Hayes, a U of M anthropology professor, comments.
For people who use social media a lot, it can be hard to remember what it was like before Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. So that had us wondering: What did we used do with all of that time? Seth Lewis, a professor of digital media at the U of M, weighs in.
Since graduating, Ko has acted and written for such local theaters as Mixed Blood, Theatre in the Round, Mu Performing Arts, and Bedlam. But she also earned a role in the acclaimed film Dear White People.
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