News Archive

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Patent Awarded to U of A Researcher for Drug Developed to Fight Baldness

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Professor Joshua Sakon’s research is being commercialized for drug development by firm at the Arkansas Research and Technology Park.

Research & Innovation Science

East Asian History Scholar Joins Department of History

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Hammond's expertise focuses on Islam in China and Central Asia, as well as relationships between Chinese, Muslims and Japanese during the Pacific War. 

Administrative News Arts & Humanities

'Fulbright Review' Summer 2015 Issue Now Available

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Roy Reed, Sturgis Fellows, U of A Talks Race program and Tesseract Studio all featured in latest edition

Arts & Humanities Politics & Social Sciences

Industrial Engineering Alumnus Receives Andrew T. Boggs Service Award

Thursday, July 30, 2015

This award recognizes exceptional service and continuing unselfish, dedicated and distinguished service.

Awards & Appointments Engineering

Network Maintenance to Affect Services and Campus Internet, August 2

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Some online services, as well as Internet access in several buildings, will be affected between midnight and 10 a.m.

Administrative News

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Hosts Largest Summer Design Camp in School History

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Camps were held in Fayetteville, Hot Springs and Little Rock during June with a total of 69 students attending.

Architecture Events Outreach

English Professor's Poem Featured in The New Yorker

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Davis McCombs’ “Dumpster Honey” was published in Aug. 3 issue of the nationally known magazine.

Arts & Humanities Entertainment & Cultural Events Points of Pride

Biophysicist Joins Chemistry, Biochemistry Department

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

 Moradi's research area is computational molecular biophysics, working to develop better ways simulate the large-scale motions of proteins at an atomic level.

Administrative News Awards & Appointments Science

Distinguished Industrial Engineering Alumnus Receives Award

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Larry Stephens was named Engineer of the Year by the Arkansas Society of Professional Engineers.

Awards & Appointments Engineering Giving

New Director of Field Placement Named for Education Programs

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Ayo will be responsible for coordinating placement for field experiences of students majoring in teacher education programs

Administrative News Awards & Appointments Education
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