In The News: Greenspun College of Urban Affairs

Men's Health
August 19, 2019

Add an extra challenge to your bodyweight workout with these 3 exercises.

Associated Press
August 15, 2019

Playing defense, President Donald Trump made up facts in the aftermath of two mass shootings and as U.S. businesses braced for a potentially devastating trade war with China.

The Nevada Independent
August 12, 2019

What is sexual harassment? How can employees address it when it is happening? What are the best practices in moving forward?

CBS News
August 7, 2019

In the aftermath of Saturday's mass shooting in El Paso, President Donald Trump placed blame on video game makers, seeking to link games like "Call of Duty" with a rise in gun violence. Fears of a backlash against the industry sent shares of game developers tumbling on Monday

Associated Press
August 6, 2019

Do video games trigger violent behavior? Scientific studies have found no link. But the persistent theory is back in the headlines following Saturday’s mass shooting in El Paso, Texas .

Christian Science Monitor
August 6, 2019

After shootings, politicians from both parties suggest video games lead to violent behavior. Yet there is no scientific evidence backing this theory.

The Conversation
August 5, 2019

Studying Christianity provides important insights into how to talk productively about climate change with a variety of audiences. I interviewed Christians from many different denominations and found that they don’t all think alike when it comes to the environment. Some reject environmentalism, some embrace it, and others modify it to fit their beliefs.

Washington Post
July 29, 2019

Kubrat Pulev, a Bulgarian heavyweight boxer who kissed a female reporter on the lips while she was interviewing him in the ring last March, was unanimously cleared to fight again by members of the California State Athletic Commission, which warned that another offense would bring a lifetime ban from North American competition.

Las Vegas Sun
July 22, 2019

As traffic safety enforcers and experts try to solve the countywide problem of crashes and fatalities, others are taking a closer look at what makes some Valley roads more dangerous than others and what safety measures can be implemented to reduce deaths.

David Magazine
July 8, 2019

You can blame inflation, high professor salaries, escalating costs for highly-amenitized dorms, and a host of other factors. Regardless, the consensus is clear: a college degree is only getting more expensive to attain in the U.S.

The Nevada Independent
July 2, 2019

It’s still a common refrain on climate change: “I don’t believe it.”

June 25, 2019

The Litchfield Correctional Facility in upstate New York might be the fictitious background of Netflix’s hit series “Orange is the New Black.” But the stories of the inmates — portrayed by Hollywood actresses — could be easily found throughout real women’s prisons across the U.S. and other countries.