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Health - Sport - 13.04.2021

Sport - 03.04.2021
Stanford survives South Carolina, will play for NCAA title Sunday
Next Game: vs. Arizona came up with a big shot, and Stanford got a little bit of luck to get back to the national championship game for the first time in 11 years.

Sport - Social Sciences - 26.03.2021
Social, not just biological factors, key in increased knee injuries among girls and women
A new BJSM paper argues that the reason women are more prone to sports injuries has more to do with gendered environments than female biology.

Sport - Social Sciences - 22.03.2021

Sport - 16.03.2021
Social media coverage of sports information underrepresents women, the disabled and minority sports
The research describes the unequal coverage of these groups on the Twitter profiles of four European public broadcasters. Xavier Ramon, a researcher and lecturer with the Department of Communication, is co-author of the study published in Journalism Studies . The research describes unequal sports coverage in respect of gender, people with disabilities and minority sports on the Twitter profiles dealing with sport of four European public broadcasters.

Sport - Economics / Business - 02.03.2021
Impact of lockdown on the gambling habits of sports bettors
Study reveals impact of lockdown on the gambling habits of sports bettors Around one in six sports bettors started a new form of gambling during the initial COVID-19 lockdown, and one in three placed bets more frequently, according to a new study.

Sport - 28.02.2021
UChicago students team up with pro athletes to fight inequality
For many University of Chicago students, George Floyd's death at the hands of police-and the racial reckoning it ignited-became a renewed call to action in the battle against inequality.

Sport - 25.02.2021
Division 1 Draws International Scholar-Athletes to UC San Diego
San Diegans do not have to travel to the Olympics to see athletes from around the world compete in the sport they love.

Sport - Computer Science - 23.02.2021
Brand new virtual reality box for pioneering research into virtual sports
Innovations will make sports in virtual world possible Research into sports in virtual reality (VR) will soon start at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

Sport - Social Sciences - 22.12.2020
Tackling prejudice, bias through soccer
Tackling prejudice, bias through soccer
Under the right conditions, a diverse soccer team can pull off the ultimate hat trick: It can reduce prejudice, build trust and increase tolerance among players from opposing sides of a conflict.

Sport - Career - 16.12.2020

Sport - Campus - 04.12.2020

Sport - Campus - 18.11.2020

Campus - Sport - 26.10.2020

Sport - Psychology - 19.10.2020
MatchFit app uses football to provide resources and support to vulnerable groups
An new app which uses football as a theme to provide positive resources and support for vulnerable groups including the young and the homeless has been launched by the Street Soccer Foundation , a charity run by ex-football player Keith Mabbutt.

History / Archeology - Sport - 12.10.2020
Central Asian Horse Riders Played Ball Games 3,000 Years Ago
Central Asian Horse Riders Played Ball Games 3,000 Years Ago
Researchers have investigated ancient leather balls discovered in the graves of horse riders in northwest China.

Health - Sport - 24.09.2020
Yale designates labs in three states to provide SalivaDirect(TM) COVID-19 test
Yale designates labs in three states to provide SalivaDirect(TM) COVID-19 test
Yale has designated three independent laboratories to perform the university-developed  SalivaDirect (TM)  COVID-19 test. Along with  Yale Pathology Labs  - the first to offer the test -  Access Medical Laboratories ,  Hennepin County Medical Center  (HCMC), and  Mirimus, Inc.

Campus - Sport - 22.09.2020
Movement science students test latest technology in on-campus course
As gym lovers and sports enthusiasts head back to their favorite activities, one of the adjustments they have faced is exercising with a facemask.

Sport - 10.09.2020
Virtually Engaging Student Voters
The new Civic Engagement Office is working to register and engage as many UC San Diego student voters as they can for the upcoming presidential election With the excitement surrounding fall move-in,

Sport - 09.09.2020
"Lifting the rule would reduce participation"
The new Bundesliga season kicks off on 18 September. One subject that never fails to spark debate in German professional football is whether the so-called 50+1 rule should be abolished - something favoured by Uli Hoeneß and others.

Sport - Social Sciences - 04.09.2020

Sport - Economics / Business - 18.08.2020

Sport - Health - 05.08.2020
Grad student’s research focuses on ’cutting’ from sports teams
When high schools cut athletes from sports teams it can be a painful for those who didn't make the team.

Sport - Psychology - 27.07.2020
Pro Sports Return to the Sound of Silence
CMU auditory neuroscientists discuss how sound influences the gameday experience At Heinz Field, only seconds remain in the fourth quarter.