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Adrienne Gaines and Scott Osborn Named Academic Advisors of the Year

Adrienne Gaines and Scott Osborn, both from the College of Engineering, have been selected by the University of Arkansas Academic Advising Council as 2017-18 outstanding academic advisors.

Paula Lantz to Present Lecture on Social Impact Bonds and Mental Health Interventions

Lantz will discuss what she and her colleagues have learned regarding the potential and challenges of this model.

Arkansas Paws in Prison Coordinator Visits U of A April 7

Tricia Dodson-Ross, the Paws in Prison coordinator for the Arkansas Department of Correction, will speak at 11 a.m. Friday, April 7, in Northwest Quad B-108. With her will be ambassador Chloe.

Presentation Today on Polymeric Drug Carriers and Mass Release Control

Anna Trusek-Holownia of Wroclaw University of Science and Technology will give a short presentation at 11 a.m. today in Room 123 of the Cato Springs Research Center.

Internationally Renowned Flautist Susan Milan to Give Recital

Internationally renowned flautist Susan Milan will be in Fayetteville on April 2 and 3 to share her music and give a lecture for the Department of Music.

World Trade Center Arkansas Director Speaks on Women Empowerment at 2017 Global Economic Summit

Denise Thomas, director of Africa and Middle East trade for the World Trade Center Arkansas attended the sixth Global Economic Summit in Mumbai, India as a guest speaker.

'City of 7 Billion' Exhibition on Display Through May 13 in Vol Walker Hall

The exhibition "City of 7 Billion" is on display through May 13 in the Fred and Mary Smith Exhibition Gallery in Vol Walker Hall. An opening reception will be held at noon Friday, March 31.

Chancellor's Academic Fellows Program

This program is designed to assist mid-career and senior faculty who have an interest and/or talent in administration. The deadline for application is 5 p.m. April 27.

UAMusic Hosts Inaugural Northwest Arkansas Teach Music Conference

This one-day event will bring area music educators, music education students, and prospective UAMusic students together to learn, share, and reflect on music education today.

U of A Students Introduced to Hospice Nursing

Students in the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing visited Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale on March 13 as part of a class on palliative and end-of-life care.

Internship Opportunity for Students

The Arkansas Water Resources Center is looking for a motivated student to join the staff for an internship this summer. Application deadline is April 5.

Straight Shot Provides Pre-Row Week Alcohol Education Event

University Housing will host an alcohol-free outdoor party for students at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 30, outside Maple Hill South.

Communication Disorders Symposium Set for April 15 at U of A

The U of A will offer experts in autism and childhood apraxia of speech at a symposium April 15 on campus for speech-language therapy professionals and students. Register online.

Introducing New Collaboration Services for Faculty and Staff Through Office 365

Faculty and staff can now take advantage of a powerful collaboration tool for writing and sharing documents, scheduling meetings, sending email and more.

Freshman Leadership Forum Hosts Dodge for a Cause

Participate in Dodge for a Cause, a dodgeball tournament fundraiser from 12:30-5 p.m. Saturday, April 1, in HPER Gyms 3 and 4 benefitting the EOA Children's House in Springdale.

U of A Museum Collections on Display for a Free Public Tour and Open House

Museum staff will conduct tours from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 30 at Arkansas Archeology Survey building.

International German Proficiency Exam Offered at the U of A on April 8

The German Section of the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures will be administering the annual Goethe Institute Exams (levels B1, B2, and C1).

Shuttle Bus Service Available for Kamau Bell Lecture at Town Center March 29

Razorback Charters shuttlebuses will run from the Arkansas Union underpass and Harmon Avenue Parking Garage starting at 5:30 p.m., with return trips following the event.

Fulbright College Will Test New Method for Enrolling Students in Online Communication Classes

Students and advisers should be aware of a new, streamlined method in place to enroll students in online communication classes offered in the summer and fall of 2017.

University Recreation Hiring Lifeguards, Offering Lifeguard Certification Course

University Recreation is currently hiring lifeguards for the summer 2017 season, as well as offering a lifeguard certification course that is open to members of the general public.

Graduate Student Congress Vacancy Applications Now Available

Applications for Graduate Student Congress vacancies are available now through noon Tuesday, April 4. Applications can be submitted at

Get Involved on the All University Conduct Board

The All University Conduct Board is currently accepting applications for the 2017-18 board. Applications are due by Wednesday, April 19.

One-Hour Research Study for $20 for Smokers and Dieters

If you are over the age of 18 and currently dieting or smoking, you may be eligible to participate in a study related to eating or smoking goals.

$100 Reward for Parent and Child Nutrition Study

The Hydration Science lab is conducting a study looking at the link between parent and child nutrition with children ages 3-13 years and parents ages 20-50 years.

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It's Time to Go 'All in for Arkansas' on the U of A's 146th Birthday

A milestone this important deserves an extra-special celebration, and that's why U of A supporters all around the world are invited today to go All in for Arkansas.

David Speer

Advance Arkansas: New Scholarship Initiative Will Assist Arkansans

Scholarship initiative developed by Chancellor Steinmetz will create opportunities for more students from Arkansas to attend the U of A.

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Bumpers College Introduces New Minor In Agricultural Leadership

Bumpers College has created a minor in agricultural leadership to focus on leadership skills, team building, organizational ethics and community engagement.

Courtesy of U of A Community Design Center

'Third Place Ecologies' Wins ACSA Housing Design Education Award

U of A Community Design Center master plan addresses the housing needs of an aging population in Freeman, South Dakota.

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