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Danaher President at UVA Darden on Finding Challenge, Fulfillment in a General Management Career

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

Kirk Hetherington (MBA ’11), president of Danaher subsidiary XOS, developed his interest in general management working with the Boy Scouts, specifically, as director of operations for the organization’s camp on Catalina Island, off the coast of California.

Channels: Business Ethics, Education, In the Workplace,

Released:
7-Jan-2020 11:40 AM EST
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When college students post about depression on Facebook

Ohio State University

When college students post about feelings of depression on Facebook, their friends are unlikely to encourage them to seek help, a small study suggests.

Channels: Mental Health, Psychology and Psychiatry, Social Media, All Journal News, Staff Picks,

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7-Jan-2020 8:00 AM EST
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The Gulf of Mexico Alliance Kicks Off “Embrace the Gulf 2020” Campaign

Gulf of Mexico Alliance

"Embrace the Gulf 2020" is a year-long positive awareness campaign to highlight the value and the vitality of the Gulf of Mexico region. It includes daily messages across several social media platforms.

Channels: Business Ethics, Economics, Environmental Science, Government/Law, Nature, Social Media,

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7-Jan-2020 8:00 AM EST
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Newswise: 8 Ways to Make 2020 Your Best Year Ever

8 Ways to Make 2020 Your Best Year Ever

California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office

Here's a resolution we can all keep: Make 2020 the year you decide never to set a resolution again. Instead, consider following some of the sage advice about living wisely and well from CSU faculty experts in psychology, gerontology and palliative care. Here's how they say you can make the most of 2020 or any year.

Channels: Behavioral Science, Psychology and Psychiatry,

Released:
7-Jan-2020 4:05 AM EST
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Adolescents’ view of family social standing correlates with mental health, life outcomes

University of California, Irvine

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 6, 2020 — Young people’s view of their family’s social status was more strongly associated with their mental health and readiness for future education and work than how much money, education or occupational prestige their parents have, according to new research led by the University of California, Irvine.

Channels: Children's Health, Education, Family and Parenting, Mental Health, Psychology and Psychiatry, All Journal News,

Released:
6-Jan-2020 4:05 PM EST
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Newswise: New study unravels the complexity of childhood obesity

New study unravels the complexity of childhood obesity

University of Notre Dame

In a new study led by the University of Notre Dame, researchers examined how various psychological characteristics of children struggling with their weight, such as loneliness, anxiety and shyness, combined with similar characteristics of their parents or guardians and family dynamics affect outcomes of nutritional intervention.

Channels: Children's Health, Diabetes, Family and Parenting, Nutrition, Obesity, Weight Loss, Scientific Reports, All Journal News,

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6-Jan-2020 3:20 PM EST
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Boys Who Are Bullied Online May Have More Risky Sex

De Gruyter

A collaboration of researchers at Louisiana State University, University of Missouri, and University of Tennessee found that peer victimization is associated with adverse psychological and behavioral problems

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Bullying, Children's Health, Psychology and Psychiatry, Sex and Relationships,

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6-Jan-2020 3:05 PM EST
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