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Study Demonstrates a Better way to Store Renewable Energy

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Findings could lead to more efficient use of wind and solar power.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Research & Innovation Science Physics

Archeological Field School Focuses on Leetown, Former Hamlet at Pea Ridge

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Program offers students t6he chance to practice the skills and methods of real archeological field work.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Research & Innovation Science Anthropology

Biologist Developed New Method to Calculate Populations of Elusive Species

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

New method will be used in research, funded by the Department of Defense, to help manage wildlife on military installations. 

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences

Ability to Perceive Perfect Pitch is More Common Than Previously Thought

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

New research by U of A music professor Elizabeth Margulis and colleagues at Tel Aviv University finds that perception of absolute pitch in music is far more common that previously thought.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Arts Research & Innovation Music

GRAPES' Spring 2017 Industrial Advisory Board Meeting

Monday, June 19, 2017

The GRAPES meeting drew together faculty and students from six universities, including three international universities, and industry leaders from 10 of the 16 membership companies.

College of Engineering Engineering Research & Innovation Electrical Engineering

Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences Students Earn Project Support From Bumpers College

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Aubrey Dunteman, Michiyo Nishiwaki, Emily Wong, Kenia Mitre, Allie Murphy and Guillermo Tellez are receiving support for their undergraduate research projects.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences Awards Research & Innovation Animal Science Food Science Poultry Science

U of A, Stankus Ranked First in Publishing Study

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Life sciences librarian, science coordinator and distinguished professor Tony Stankus was the world's most published science librarian from 2011-2015, according to a new study.

Libraries Awards Points of Pride Research & Innovation

Fulbright College Faculty Project Featured on National Geographic's Breakthrough Series

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Assistant professor Grant Drawve is a co-principal investigator on an ongoing policing project focusing on the ability to harness big data to detect patterns and predict future events.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Research & Innovation Social Sciences Criminal Justice

Modern Sexism and 2016 Election are Focus of Report From Blair Center Poll

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Report explores respondents’ measurable hostility toward women in the workplace, along racial, gender, regional and partisan divides. 

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Humanities Politics Research & Innovation Political Science

Research Shows Two Eggs Better Than One in Helping Ugandan Children Grow

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Researchers for the UA Division of Agriculture studied the effects of egg supplementation on growth in Ugandan children living in areas linked to poverty and poor diet.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences Food & Nutrition International Research & Innovation Agricultural Education, Communications and Technology Food Science
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