Research shows many devices can be distracting, but actively using one to engage with another can boost attention and memory.
Dr. Hyejoon Rim studies how people respond to corporations’ charitable campaigns.
Dr. Christopher Terry talks research on media regulation in our contentious political climate.
Dr. Valerie Belair-Gagnon uses social science to examine how the norms and practices of journalism are changing through emerging technology.
Research from UMN public health highlights racial disparities in nursing home care.
UMN history professor Patrick J. McNamara takes a close look at what counts as political persecution when people flee their homeland.
Research from UMN Sociologist Jack DeWaard shows how people head home after massive storms.