Topic: Peer pressure

High School Students Forge Stronger, More Positive Friendships in Shared Classes, Study Shows

Nov. 19, 2013

Teenagers continue to roam in cliques in high school, as they have for generations. Yet according to a new study from The University of Texas at Austin and Michigan State University, high school students are not choosing friends from certain categories, such asĀ  "jocks," "goths" or "A-listers." Instead, they are forging friendships in the types of courses they're taking.

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Researchers Examine Back-to-School Issues

Aug. 5, 2009

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are available to address issues ranging from college binge drinking behavior to social anxiety to classroom bullying.

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