Short Takes: Raymond Walter's Inspirational Story of an Accelerated Education
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – By now, you may have heard about Raymond Walter, the exceptional University of Arkansas graduate who recently wrapped up a triple major in physics, math, and economics at the age of 18. Walter is headed for a Distinguished Doctoral Fellowship this fall. Combined with a National Science Foundation Research Fellowship, Walter has earned more than $210,000 in academic awards over the next four years.
Watch Raymond’s story “Mind Over Matter,” this week’s Arkansas Short Takes video!
John Diamond, associate vice chancellor
Mark Rushing, assistant vice chancellor
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The new School of Art has been established with largest gift ever given to a U.S. university in support of or to establish a school of art.
Chemistry professors Roger Koeppe and Denise Greathouse have received a $717,524 NSF award to address fundamental gaps in the understanding of lipids and proteins in biological membranes.
There will be a reception with the curator, Jason Stopa, at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, and a lecture will follow at 5:30 p.m. at Hillside Auditorium, room 206. Both events are free and open to the public.
Manuel Rossetti, professor of industrial engineering, has received a National Science Foundation Grant for almost $200,000.
The Office of Student Activities is getting an early start on the Razorbash fun by hosting Razorbash U from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, on the Union Mall.