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Why female leaders are proving to be so effective in responding to the pandemic

Political science professor Louise K. Davidson-Schmich writes that women who received the most credit for their handling of the health crisis “sought to empathize with the public’s myriad concerns.”

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2020/05/female-leaders-proving-to-be-the-most-effective-in-responding-to-the-pandemic.html


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Historian takes an in-depth look at the mortality of pandemics

Hugh M. Thomas, professor of history and director of the University of Miami’s Center for the Humanities, compares and links historical pandemics to current times.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2020/05/historian-takes-an-in-depth-look-at-the-mortality-of-pandemics,-from-the-black-death-to-the-coronavirus.html