World Trade Center Arkansas Receives $150,000 STEP Grant

The $150,000 grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration will be used to help eligible small businesses succeed in international markets.

Miller Selected Walton College Employee of the Year

Kim Miller, facilities coordinator at the Walton Conference Hub, has been named the 2018 Employee of the Year for the Sam M. Walton College of Business.

Landscape Architecture Students Convert Dickson Street Parking Space Into Temporary 'Parklet'

One parking spot outside Blackboard Grocery and Eatery, at 644 W. Dickson St., will be transformed into a miniature park, or "parklet," on Friday, Sept. 21.

Discovery and Development of Photoredox-Mediated Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization

Professor A.J. Boydston of the University of Wisconsin will lecture on "Discovery and Development of Photoredox-Mediated Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization" at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24.

Doctoral Students to Speak Today About Health Research

Brooke Bouza and Malachi Willis, University of Arkansas doctoral students in community health promotion, will present their research from 3 to 4 p.m. today, Sept. 21 in Room 311 of the HPER Building.

Nursing Faculty Compare Electronic to Handwritten Note-Taking Methods

Two nursing faculty members found no evidence that one method — electronic note-taking versus handwritten — leads to better academic performance than the other method.

Make a Difference Day Project Leader Application

Apply to be a Project Leader for Make a Difference Day at HogSync website. Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24.

Motorcycle and Moped Safety Demonstration

The University of Arkansas Police Department and local vendors of scooters, mopeds and motorcycles will offer safety tips from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, at The Gardens on Razorback Road.

Quantization of Gravity: Then and Now

Inyong Park of Philander Smith College will give a Physics Colloquium at 4 p.m. today, Sept. 21, in Physics Building 133.

Chancellor's Chat

Faculty members who are interested in joining the Chancellor's Chat should RSVP by 4 p.m. today, Sept. 21, for a chance to be included in the luncheon on Sept. 26.

Get Tickets Friday for Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

The Chinese Students and Scholars Association invites students to attend this celebration from 6-8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, at Donald W. Reynolds Center. Pick up tickets today.

Distinguished Professor Elizabeth Margulis and Chancellor Joe Steinmetz to Lecture on 'Brain and Music'

The lecture will offer a preview of the Honors College Signature Seminar coming next spring during a lecture at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, in Gearhart Hall Auditorium.


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University of Arkansas Rome Center 30th Anniversary Celebrated With Events Sept. 21

The Fay Jones School and the Graduate School and International Education will honor 30 years of international programs at the university's Rome Center with events Friday in Vol Walker Hall.

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Bike Sharing Program Rolling on Campus and Throughout Fayetteville

The VeoRide bikeshare program is a dockless, tech savvy system that can be used with or without a smartphone app.

Community-Unity Picnic and Movie Night Cancelled Due to Weather

Forecast for thunder, lightning and rain Sept. 21 forces cancellation of the outdoor Celebrating Inclusion and Diversity in Arkansas event.

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