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Experts for Presidential Debate in Texas: Researchers Offer Range of Perspectives, from the Political to Psychological

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama, Democratic presidential candidates, will debate at The University of Texas at Austin Thursday, Feb. 21. Researchers at the university are available to provide commentary on how issues such as party polarization, gender, race and faith are shaping the 2008 presidential election.

From their views on the White House to the playground, children need mentors’ help to reject stereotypes

From their views on the White House to the playground, children need mentors’ help to reject stereotypes

Adults often think children live in a color or gender blind world, but children begin to detect race during their first year of life and show signs of stereotyping by age three, says psychologist Rebecca Bigler, director of The University of Texas at Austin's Gender and Racial Attitudes Lab. Bigler researches the formation and consequences…   » Continue Reading