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Ashok Saxena Appointed to Fill University Provost Role
Ashok Saxena, a distinguished professor and dean emeritus, will serve as the chief academic officer until a new chancellor is hired.
'Extreme Caver' Video Takes You to Places Few Have Ever Seen
Matt Covington, an associate professor of geosciences, combines a love of exploration and a background in physics to study the hydrology of caves.
This Week in the Visual and Performing Arts: April 17-24
The J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences will host several musical performances, two literature readings, a play, a film and an art exhibition this week.
Fearless Performer Joins UA Bands for Final Spring Concerts
The University of Arkansas Department of Music inside the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences will host Jeff Nelsen in residency from April 19-21.
Sponsored Student Programs Appreciation Award Recipients Announced
Faculty members Jean-Francois Meullenet and Paneer Selvam and staff members Jeremy Youmans, Nami Bagirimvano and Cameron Caja were honored for their work with sponsored students.
Kinesiology Student Wins First Place in Research Competition
Lauren Wethington, a student majoring in kinesiology, took first place April 15 at the annual Honors Research Symposium held by the College of Education and Health Professions.
U of A Presents Exhibition of M.F.A. Candidate Laura Polaski in Fine Arts Center Gallery
The exhibition will be on display from April 17-26 in the Fine Arts Center Gallery with a reception at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 24.
2015-16 Staff Senate Elections Are Now Open
If you are a 100 percent appointed staff member, classified or non-classified (and non-faculty), please vote for the next class of staff senators by going to staffsenateelection.uark.edu.
Chancellor and First Lady Announce $1 Million Gift to University
David and Jane Gearhart made a surprise announcement to committee of volunteers on April 10.
Panel to Discuss Landlord and Tenant Rights and Responsibilities
A panel of experts will discuss landlord and tenant rights and responsibilities at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 18, in the E.J. Ball Courtroom at the University of Arkansas School of Law.
Matt Waller Named Interim Dean of Sam M. Walton College of Business
The provost has named Walton College’s associate dean for executive education to serve in the interim post.