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Faculty and Staff News Spring 2018
Recent faculty awards, the Kinsey Institute at LuddyFest, and a walk for charity.

Popular Culture Association Honors Kinsey Institute
The Kinsey Institute was recognized at the association's annual conference.

"Kinsey Institute: Untold Stories"
Featuring artworks and points of view that have largely been kept out of mainstream sex culture. At the World Erotic Arts Museum, Miami.

Announcing the 2018 John Money Fellows
This year the committee has selected three students for the John Money Fellowship for Students of Sexoogy: Kianna M. Middleton of UC Berkeley, Laura L. Johnsen of Binghamton University, and Kevin T. Mintz of Stanford University.

Dr. William Yarber Named IU Provost Professor
Dr. Yarber, KI Senior Research Fellow and a member of the KI Condom Use Research Team was recognized for his extensive work in HIV/AIDS research and a distinguished career of sexual health education.

The Science of Gaydar
Dr. Justin Lehmiler looks at recent research on our ability to detect other people's sexual orientation.

Welcome Bio-Engineer Dr. Gregory Lewis
Dr. Lewis' research into intelligent systems will support the Kinsey Institute Sexual Trauma Research Consortium.

How Do We Rate Sexual History When We Choose Partners?
Our gender, personality, and relationship goals all affect how we evaluate the sexual history of potential partners.

Dr. Vitzthum Joins CeMCor Scientific Advisory Council
CeMCOR is the only centre in the world focussed on science of ovulation & ovulation disturbances.

NEW: Kinsey Institute Interview Series
Justin Lehmiller's interview with Canadian sex researcher, Dr. James Cantor, kicks off this new series.

Dr. Vitzthum Named Fulbright-NSF Scholar
Dr. Vitzthum is in Iceland investigating the effects of seasonal extremes of day length on women's physiology.

Kinsey Institute Launches Alfred C. Kinsey Sculpture Campaign
To mark the 70th anniversary, the institute is raising funds for a memorial sculpture of Dr. Kinsey to be installed on the IU Bloomington campus.

Announcing Online Kinsey Institute Gift Shop
Sport your appreciation of the Kinsey Institute with our themed apparel and gifts.

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