Articles of Interest

    The Reason You Discriminate Against Foreign Accents Starts With What They Do To Your Brain

    People around the world are hearing more foreign accents than at any time in human history, as more people move around than ever before.

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    Crossing the Cultural Divide: How higher education is working to make students culturally competent in an increasingly diverse world

    Through trainings, revised policies, and programs, both students and faculty are moving toward a greater awareness, understanding, and tolerance of different cultures.

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    From Ireland to Germany to Italy to Mexico: How America’s Source of Immigrants Has Changed in the States, 1850-2013

    Pew Research Center tool allows tracking of the largest immigrant groups in each of the states.

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    Genes Don’t Cause Racial-Health Disparities, Society Does

    Researchers are looking in the wrong place: White people live longer not because of their DNA but because of inequality.

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    Distilled Demographics: What is Race?

    Race is a complex topic in the United States: It's not scientifically based and its definition depends on the social environment.

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