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James Patterson, Don Rice to Receive U of A Honorary Degrees
Best-selling author and African-American entrepreneur to be honored and will speak at December commencement ceremony.
Two U of A Faculty Named AAAS Fellows
American Association for the Advancement of Science honors Stahle and Fritsch for their distinguished contributions to science.
Bumpers Student Earns National Black Farmers Association Student Scholarship
Demetrius Arnold from Marianna was recently awarded a $5,000 scholarship from the National Black Farmers Association.
Arkansas Union to Close for Electrical Upgrades From Dec. 19 to Jan. 11
The Arkansas Union will close for essential electrical panel upgrades at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 19, and reopen at 7 a.m. Jan. 11. Offices will be temporarily relocated.
New Academic Feature Lets Students Ask 'What If?'
The new "What if?" feature will allow students to check online which requirements are completed and which are remaining for any major, minor or other program plan.
Rogelio Garcia Contreras Named Director of Social Innovation
Garcia, the founder of a social entrepreneurship program, has been named to the new position and will start Jan. 4.
Fay Jones School Students Recognized in Eighth Hnedak Bobo Group Design Competition
Carla Chang, Juan Alvarez, Laura Cochran, Greg Scherer and Edmundo Gonzalez were honored for their winning architectural designs in the Hnedak Bobo Group Design Competition.
Full Circle Pantry Conducts Research on Student Food Security/Insecurity
The Jane B. Gearhart Full Circle Food Pantry is conducting an online survey asking students about their perceptions and experiences with access to food and resource availability on and off campus.
McKenzie Selected to Join National Task Force on Assessment Education
Sarah McKenzie, executive director of the Office for Education Policy at the U of A, has been selected to join a national Task Force on Assessment Education for Teachers.
Advertising Club Winter Holiday Party on Dec. 8
Advertising Club invites students to attend this celebration of the winter holidays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 8, in WCOB room 234. Music, food, and drinks will be provided.