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Cassandra Osei (left) Billy Keniston (right)
Posted October 31, 2018
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Cassandra Osei and Billy Keniston, doctoral students in the Department of History at of Illinois, each applied for the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad...
New research co-written by U. of I. psychology professor Dolores Albarracin, right, found that four factors lead to the retransmission of public health tweets from expert accounts on Twitter. Albarracin’s co-authors include U. of I. graduate students Benjamin X. White, left, and Sophie Lohmann.
Posted October 31, 2018
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new paper co-written by a University of Illinois scholar who studies social psychology identifies four factors that lead to the retransmission of social media messages from expert...
The team included, from left:  graduate student Brett Burrows, kinesiology and community health professor Kenneth Wilund, social work professor Rosalba Hernandez and graduate student Shuo Xu.
Posted October 31, 2018
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Kidney dialysis patients who engage in technology-based positive psychology exercises during their treatments may significantly improve their depressive symptoms and quality of life...

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