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Northwestern explores the power of performance: BTN LiveBIG

More than just a reflection of our world, performance, says Ramón Rivera-Servera, promotes resilience and healing in difficult times. The post Northwestern explores the power of performance: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

Inside the Purdue lab focused on SPIT: BTN LiveBIG

Standing for Saliva, Perception, Ingestion, and Tongues, the SPIT Lab at Purdue University studies the myriad facets of how humans perceive their food in an effort to make food that is healthier AND tastier. The post Inside the Purdue lab focused on SPIT: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

Ninth Annual BTN Big 10K Goes Virtual

The ninth annual BTN Big 10K is transitioning to a virtual event in 2020, offering walkers or runners a chance to celebrate the Big Ten and participate in a 5K or 10K race on Sunday, July 26, from wherever they live. Registration is now open at www.btnbig10k.com and for $20, runners will receive a school-specific… ... Continue Reading

A Memorial Day salute to our B1G Veterans: BTN LiveBIG

Across the conference, universities are helping to guide student veterans to success and, in turn, being shaped by veterans' skills. The post A Memorial Day salute to our B1G Veterans: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

How Illinois engineered an innovative new ventilator: BTN LiveBIG

Illinois RapidVent is a low-cost and easy-to-produce ventilator system that has been accessed by organizations around the world to help COVID-19 patients. The post How Illinois engineered an innovative new ventilator: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

Wisconsin doctors get poultry practice for surgical success: BTN LiveBIG

Chicken thighs offer surgical residents at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine a realistic, yet low-stakes model upon which to practice important techniques. The post Wisconsin doctors get poultry practice for surgical success: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

We asked a Michigan State psychologist what quarantine means for our relationships: BTN LiveBIG

The current degree of forced proximity has its advantages and disadvantges for our complex relationships, explains Michigan State University professor Bill Chopik. The post We asked a Michigan State psychologist what quarantine means for our relationships: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

How an ice-cold Iowa bank is aiding in the fight against the coronavirus: BTN LiveBIG

Antibodies from the University of Iowa's Developmental Studies Hybridoma Bank help researchers understand how the novel coronavirus might be stopped. The post How an ice-cold Iowa bank is aiding in the fight against the coronavirus: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

How Penn State is feeding those in need: BTN LiveBIG

At the Penn State Hershey Medical Center's COVID-19 testing site, the university is working with area food banks to make sure no one goes hungry. The post How Penn State is feeding those in need: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

Big Ten Conference Announces Mental Health Initiatives: BTN LiveBIG

Big Ten Conference provides unlimited access to Calm mental fitness app for all Big Ten student-athletes, coaches, full-time members of university athletic departments and Big Ten Conference staff The post Big Ten Conference Announces Mental Health Initiatives: BTN LiveBIG appeared first on Big Ten Network. ... Continue Reading

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