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Tracing Trends Could Lead to Better Public Health Education

Tracing Trends Could Lead to Better Public Health Education

Using a Population Education Transition (PET) curve, which illustrates the process of education and behavior change, could lead to a better way to identify and plan public health responses to new health risks in a population, said researchers in an article published in the journal Demography

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Teen brains may not be as hardwired for crime as previously thought

Teen brains may not be as hardwired for crime as previously thought

In the U.S., which tends to be more individualistic, involvement in crime tends to peak in middle to late teens and then declines

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Jennifer Glick named director of Population Research Institute

Jennifer Glick named director of Population Research Institute

Jennifer Glick, Arnold S. and Bette G. Hoffman Professor in Sociology at Penn State, has been appointed as director of the Population Research Institute (PRI), part of the Social Science Research Institute.

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Sam Richards Receives Center for Online Innovation in Learning Grant

Sam Richards Receives Center for Online Innovation in Learning Grant

Sam Richards, senior lecturer in the Department of Sociology at Penn State and director of development for the World in Conversation Center for Public Diplomacy, College of the Liberal Arts at Penn State receives Center for Online Innovation in Learning Grant

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