This infographic contains up-to-date and accurate information about the HPV vaccine. I custom-designed it on Pages and it was used in an article on WBUR’s CommonHealth Blog. The full article can be found here.
Over the past 15 years, agricultural biotechnology has taken hold in North America. Increased crop yields, improved food quality, and reduced use of pesticides by genetically modifying or manipulating existing plant species are seen as the benefits of such technology. But according to a new book, Resistance is Fertile: Canadian Struggles on the BioCommons, biotechnology is dominated by … Continue reading
Halfway through his first term in office, Republican Ron Johnson is now the senior senator from Wisconsin. When Sen. Ron Johnson defeated longtime Democratic Senator Russ Feingold in 2010, little did he know he would soon become the senior senator from the state. Last year, the long-tenured Herb Kohl retired, and was succeeded by Democrat … Continue reading
The Milwaukee Art Museum’s latest exhibition, 30 Americans, opened last month to the public. Gathered from the Rubell Family Collection, 30 Americans features the works of 31 contemporary African American artists in a variety of media, including painting, sculpture, prints, photographs, collages, and assemblages. Featured artist Hank Willis Thomas spoke about his work on Lake Effect. Read more and listen to the … Continue reading
While I was a part of the Women’s Policy Institute through the Women’s Fund of Rhode Island, I helped draft and advocate for a bill that would raise the marriage licensing fee and direct some of the added revenue to domestic violence prevention programs. This was a fact sheet I made using Pages as a lobbying … Continue reading
Early life stress (ELS) is a significant risk factor for psychopathology, although there are few functional imaging studies investigating its effects. Previous literature suggests that ELS is associated with changes in structure and function in the medial prefrontal cortex (MPFC), which forms the main anterior node of the default network (DN). Full study can be … Continue reading