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Lead Poisoning Research Benefits Science, Community

Author: Arts and Letters

Jody Nicholson is known around South Bend as “the lead lady.” A graduate student in developmental psychology, she is completing her dissertation on a project called “Get the Lead Out,” a Notre Dame Center for Children and Families community-based research project…

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Study Describes Evidence of World's Oldest Known Granaries

Author: Arts and Letters

A new study coauthored by Ian Kuijt, associate professor of anthropology, describes recent excavations in Jordan that reveal evidence of the world’s oldest know granaries. The appearance of the granaries represents a critical evolutionary shift in the relationship between people and plant foods.

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ND Expert: Netanyahu "Closed Door" to Negotiations

Author: Arts and Letters

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s “half-hearted recognition” of a Palestinian state existing alongside a Jewish state certainly is a step forward, but “falls short of the minimal required conditions for resuming peace negotiations,” according to Asher Kaufman, professor of history…

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