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ITHACA, NY — New research suggests a student athlete’s anxiety levels before competition are determined not only by their own expectations for their performance, but their parents' expectations as well. The findings also indicate the reverse is true: how a child athlete hopes to compete affects how a parent feels prior to a match.

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ITHACA, NY—Adults learning a foreign language often need flash cards, tapes, and practice, practice, practice. Children, on the other hand, seem to pick up their native language out of thin air. The learning process is even more remarkable when two languages are involved. In a study...

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ITHACA, NY—More than two dozen high school students interested in the fields of health care, sport and leisure are getting the opportunity to explore career possibilities along with a taste of college life at HealthQuest, a program being held July 8–12 at Ithaca...

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 ITHACA, NY — For the fourth straight Olympics, students from Ithaca College will be serving an essential behind-the-scenes role at the world’s biggest athletic event. NBC Sports has selected 35 interns from the college to support the network’s coverage of the 2012 Summer Olympics, being...

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