Wednesday, April 26
China’s worried your name could make you an extremist
China bans certain Muslim baby names in an effort to contain the spread of religious extremism.
What’s the big deal about a president’s first 100 days?
Here’s the back-story on why Americans tend to use a president’s first 100 days as a barometer of how the new administration is doing.
Women professors do more extra work than male colleagues
Female instructors engage in more service activities — like academic advising or sitting on committees — than men, endeavors that don’t necessarily help advance their careers.
Music brings out the math in students
An attempt to boost low-performing schools through music and art produces some surprising results as President Donald Trump proposes cutting funding for the arts.
Albanian Muslim honored for sheltering Jewish families from Nazis
Refik Veseli sheltered Jews fleeing Nazi persecution and his memory is being honored by a Washington Jewish congregation.