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Monday, September 23, 2019

education

School poverty effects revealed

GSE's Sean Reardon has launched an interactive data tool that makes clear how school poverty in particular affects educational achievement.

Sean Reardon

health & medicine

Brain tumor connection

Scientists led by Michelle Monje have shown for the first time that severe brain cancers form synapses that hijack electrical signals from healthy nerve cells. 

Michelle Monje

science & technology

Sustainable fuels from CO2

In a new study, researchers have discovered a practical starting point for converting carbon dioxide into sustainable liquid fuels. 

Artistic representation of a nickel-based electrode as a broken down fuel pump and of a cerium-based electrode as a new, productive pump by Cube3D

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Announcements

  • Drell Lecture: Michèle Flournoy, co-founder and managing partner of WestExec Advisors and former under secretary of defense for policy, will deliver the Drell Lecture — "U.S. National Security in an Era of Great Power Competition and Technological Disruption" — on Thursday, Oct. 3, at 4:30 p.m. in the Hauck Auditorium of the Traitel Building. Learn more.

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