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Garvan Gardens Hosts Wine and Beer Tastings, Gardening Workshop, Critter Crawl in July
Summertime means a variety of activities and events at Garvan Woodland Gardens, including a workshop on planting in shady areas, wine and beer tastings, and a Critter Crawl.
$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.
Brownback Receives Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grant for Consumer Research
Andrew P. Brownback, an assistant professor in economics, has won a $198,940 grant to study on ways to encourage people to make healthy food choices.
Pryor Center Rejoins Fulbright College to Expand and Integrate Mission
The move will provide more student and faculty involvement while enabling the start of the Pryor Center Presents speaker series.
Ability to Perceive Perfect Pitch Is More Common Than Previously Thought
Research by U of A music professor Elizabeth Margulis and colleagues at Tel Aviv University builds on Margulis’ 2014 research findings.
Professor Slaton Named Fellow by Soil Science Society of America
Nathan Slaton, a professor in Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, has been named a Fellow of the Soil Science Society of America.
U of A Researchers Shed New Light on Preventing Diabetes
Physical activity may help protect against insulin resistance, a precursor to Type 2 diabetes that can result from a high-fat diet, research by U of A researchers has found.
Alumna Named Director of Annual Giving for University Development
Elizabeth Johnson has been named the director for the Office of Annual Giving and will assume her responsibilities on July 1.
Long-Time Health Center Nurse Jeff Green Retires After 37 Years; Retirement Celebration June 28
To honor Jeff Green's dedication to the campus community, the Pat Walker Health Center is hosting a retirement celebration June 28.
New Book by Mathematical Sciences Professor Introduces Students to Geometric Group Theory
A new book, Office Hours with a Geometric Group Theorist, co-edited by Matt Clay, associate professor of mathematics, provides an accessible introduction to geometric group theory.