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New Assistant Professor Reaches for the Stars

Friday, July 31, 2015

Lehmer comes to the University of Arkansas from Johns Hopkins University and the Goddard Space Flight Center.

Awards & Appointments Science

Tax Free Weekend at the U of A Bookstore and most Razorback Shops

Friday, July 31, 2015

There will be no state and local sales taxes on a variety of items this Saturday and Sunday


U of A Center Receives Third Year of Innovative Managing Director Grant

Friday, July 31, 2015

The Center of Excellence in GRid-connected Advanced Power Electronic Systems has received the competitive grant from the National Science Foundation.

Awards & Appointments Research & Innovation

Professor Publishes New Book on Memory in the Literature of the U.S. South

Friday, July 31, 2015

 Hinrichsen applies recent theories of memory to modern and contemporary literature of the U.S. South.

Arts & Humanities

IT Services Migration from emPower to ImageNow Completed

Friday, July 31, 2015

ImageNow allows departments to securely store and retrieve all types of electronic documents.

Administrative News

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
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