News Archive

The archived stories listed here appear in their original form and may provide historical context for stories today, but information within the archived stories such as titles of professors, names of research centers or contact information may no longer be valid. To check whether information within an older story is still current, please contact the Arkansas Newswire editor at or 479-575-5555

Students Awarded Summer Internships With the Office of Naval Research

Thursday, March 23, 2017

U of A graduate students David French and Stephen Bauman, undergraduate Madison Whitby, and Zachary Brawley, an undergraduate at UCA, have been selected for internships.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Graduate School Appointments Research & Innovation Science Microelectronics-Photonics Physics

Osbourn Making Two Open Presentations for Plant Pathology's Templeton Lecture

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Anne Osbourn, a world-renowned plant scientist, will give two lectures as part of the Templeton Lecture series. The second lecture, directed toward the general public, wil be at 4 p.m. March 30.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences Events Lectures Science Plant Pathology

Research Questions Effectiveness of Translocation Conservation Method

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Supplementing greater prairie chicken populations in Illinois with birds from other areas did not increase genetic diversity, study finds.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Graduate School Natural Environment Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences

Spring Research Showcase Focuses on Data Analytics

Friday, March 17, 2017

The next Research Showcase will feature poster presentations from the eight existing centers that specialize in data analytics and data science from 3:30-6:30 p.m. April 10 at the Arkansas Union.

Events Research & Innovation Science

U of A Start-Up Team Wins University of Manitoba Investment Competition

Thursday, March 16, 2017

The interdisciplinary student entrepreneurship team, Grox Industries, takes home $15,000 to help establish their startup company.

Walton College of Business Awards Business Economic Development Engineering Research & Innovation Science Sustainability

Relationship Between Oral Health and Shift from Wild to Agri Diets is Nuanced

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Study on oral health of the Hadza, the last hunter-gatherers in Africa, challenges long-held conventional wisdom about diet and oral health.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Human Environment Natural Environment Research & Innovation Science

Geosciences Students Take Third at IBA

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Graduate geology students Julie Cains, Stephen Denham, Riley Dickson, Sean Kincade, and Sidney Mahanay took third place at the Imperial Barrel Award.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Awards Science Geosciences

U of A Hosts Students From Six High Schools for Chemistry German Immersion Day

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Students spent the day at the Fayetteville campus conducting chemistry experiments in German.  

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Cultural Events Humanities Outreach Science World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Axel Posluschny to Offer Stigler Lecture on Celtic Hillforts Today

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Axel Posluschny, director of research at the Keltenwelt am Glauberg, Germany, will give a lecture on "Early Celtic 'Princely' Hillforts" at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 9, in Giffels Auditorium of Old Main.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Lectures Research & Innovation Science Anthropology

Video Features Lucas Delezene's Research Into New Species of Human Ancestor

Monday, March 06, 2017

Delezene, a biological anthropologist and expert in hominid dental anatomy, leads an international team of experts studying the dental anatomy of the new species, Homo naledi.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Research & Innovation Science Anthropology
Previous  Next