Three UNK faculty members honored Wednesday with prestigious Pratt-Heins Awards – UNK News

Post Views: 72 KEARNEY – Three University of Nebraska at Kearney faculty members were recognized Wednesday with the prestigious Pratt-Heins Faculty Awards for their excellence in teaching, service and scholarship and research. Kyle Luthans, Miechelle McKelvey and Theresa Wadkins accepted the awards during the annual Faculty/Staff Convocation in the Fine Arts Recital Hall. Each honoree … Read more

French academics unfazed by Shanghai Ranking

The top 15 universities in the Shanghai Ranking, published on Monday, are in English-speaking countries. The leading French institution, Paris-Saclay, ranks only 16th and its position has fallen since last year along with the other three French universities in the top 100. The 2022 Academic Ranking of World Universities, also known as the Shanghai Ranking, … Read more

Circular Economy to Boost the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Newswise — Circular economy is a brilliant concept that has found its way not only in elevating various aspects of our lives but also in solidifying future plans and goals for a sustainable society. In that sense, it also has high potential in achieving the United Nations 2030 agenda for sustainable development goals (SDGs) that … Read more

2022 Editorial Fellows | RSNA

Pejman Jabehdar Maralani, MDhas been named the 2022 RSNA William R. Eyler Editorial Fellow, and Dhairya A. Lakhani, MD, is the 2022 William W. Olmsted Trainee Editorial Fellow. dr Maralani is a neuroradiologist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center in Toronto. He is also as an associate professor and clinician investigator in the Department of Medical … Read more

High-impact journals ‘contain more errors’

Placing a paper in a high-impact journal can tilt hiring and promotion decisions, but a large-scale study has found a link between such outlets and lower-quality work. The analysis compared statistical errors from just over 50,000 behavioral and brain sciences articles and the findings of replication studies with journal impact factors and article-level citation counts. … Read more

Professor Discusses Courage, How To Conquer Fear In Lecture | News, Sports, Jobs

Abigail Marsh speaks during the morning lecture Monday morning August 15 in the Amphitheater. SEAN SMITH/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER CHAUTAUQUA — The secret to courage may be in the groundwork one lays ahead of time. “The most effective way to conquer fear with anything is just to deliberately expose yourself to it in small doses, and gradually … Read more