Understanding human behavior and society lies at the heart of applied behavioral science. Uncover the why, the what, and the how of man in this emerging field.
What is an Associate in Applied Science? (A.A.S.)
The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree program is designed to meet the needs of mid-career adults in a wide range of applied fields.
How can economics be applied to criminal justice reform?
Paul Heaton explains how insights from economics can inform everything from insurance law, drug law and policy, and criminal cases. Post date: March 2...
'What Matters' is Semifinalist in Lippman Kanfer Prize for Applied Jewish Wisdom
Share NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Plaza Jewish Community Chapel is proud to announce that "What Matters: Caring Conversations about End of Life," has been chosen as a semi-finalist in the inaugural Lippman Kanfer Prize for Applied Jewish Wisdom. The Prize sheds light on the inspiring variety of ways that the philosophy of applied Jewish wisdom can be carried out successfully – and has…
Culture Crawl 401 “No One Else Must Have Applied”
Dawn Jones from the Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance (ICCA) is in to run down the schedule of upcoming events from www.culturalcorridor.org, and also to talk about ICCA’s annual luncheon and awards banquet, Nov. 14. More information at www.culturalcorridor.org.
Learn about applied bachelor's degrees at upcoming information session
Prospective students can learn more about applied bachelor’s degrees and how to enroll into the programs at the Seattle Central College Applied Bachelor’s Degree Information Session. Seattle Centra...
Why I — And 11 Million Americans — Aren’t Voting
A charter school has applied with the Conestoga Valley School District. Here's what you need to...
A nonprofit based in Montgomery County is offering a potential solution to a growing mental health crisis in Lancaster County: another charter school.
I Applied to Law School so I Could Save the World…Now What?
Most of the time, it seems like advice concerning whether to attend law school centers on one topic: money.
Dr. Eugene Santos of Dartmouth College asserts that AI is "real" depending on how it's applied.
Dr. Eugene Santos of Dartmouth College asserts that AI is "real" depending on how it's applied. – Around theCUBE, Unpacking AI Panel | CUBEConversation, October 2019
How Unemployment Fuels America's Opioid Crisis
A new study backs up the notion that overdose deaths are “deaths of despair,” brought on by joblessness, hopelessness, and both physical and emotional pain.
Social Security Keeps 20 Million Americans Out of Poverty:
Social Security benefits play a vital role in reducing poverty. Without Social Security, according to the latest available Census data (for 2008), 19.8 million more Americans would be poor. Although most of those kept out of poverty by Social Security are elderly, nearly a third are under age 65, including 1.1 million children. (See Table 1.) Depending on their design, reductions in Social Security benefits could significantly increase poverty, particularly among the elderly.
What to do With a Bachelors in Psychology? 6 Relevant Fields
A psychology degree can prepare you for a variety of careers. Understanding the basics of human behavior can be applied to many different fields and industries. Learn more about six specific and relevant fields for those with a psychology degree.
Office Bullying Affects 60 Million American Workers. Here's How to Stop It Once and For All
It's a current problem. You are the current solution.
46.6 Million Americans Experience Mental Illness Each Year. Here's How to Protect Your Mental...
Clock in with these 13 strategies to handle even the worst workplace toxicity.
Why is unemployment for blacks 86% higher than US average?
The unemployment rate for black Americans was 6.7% in April, which is 86% above the national rate. The reason for the disparity is not a simple one.
What the unemployment rate does
The unemployment rate gets most of the attention, but the monthly jobs report contains lots of other data that can provide a fuller picture of the economy.
32 million Americans have food allergies: Here’s what you should know
There are around 32 million Americans who have food allergies, according to the group Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE).
What Can you do with a Psychology Degree? 3 Relevant Fields
A psychology degree can prepare you for a variety of careers, as understanding the basics of human behavior can be applied to many different fields and industries. Learn more about three specific and relevant fields that you can explore with a degree in p
Obamacare 101: What's going to happen to 70 million Americans who rely on Medicaid?
A look at what may be in store for Medicaid, the government safety net program that insures more than 70 million poor Americans