Chieko Hara, University Relations

Civil Engineering and the Science of Destruction

Civil Engineers at the University of Arkansas test the limits of concrete at the newly established Grady E. Harvell Civil Engineering Research and Education Center.

Bumpers College Dean, Students Speak at Diversity in Agriculture Conference

Dean Deacue Fields and several students from U of A's Bumpers College participated in the recent Diversity in Ag Virtual Conference sponsored by Arkansas Farm Bureau.

Volunteers Needed for HillFest Aug. 23 and Razorbash Aug. 25

Volunteers are needed during multiple time slots before, during and after both events. All volunteers for each event will receive a free T-shirt. Sign up through GivePulse.

As Planned, Full LPR Implementation Begins Aug. 1

Virtual parking permits, or e-permits, go into effect on Sunday, Aug. 1, as Transit and Parking officially transitions to patrolling U of A parking areas with license plate recognition technology.

Solar Systems Design Contest: Test Your Designs Skills and Win up to $500

The contest will take place over the course of five days and is completely online. Email uarksolardesigncontest@gmail.com to learn more.

Participate in Time-Restricted Feeding, Nutrition and Health Study

The Department of Food Science and the Center for Human Nutrition are recruiting adults between the ages of 25-50 years to participate in a nutrition study related to time-restricted feeding.

Adohi Hall Hosts Blood Drive to Encourage Staff Donations

Adohi Hall will host a community blood drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 28, in the hall's performance area. Appointments are strongly encouraged.

U of A Testing Services Completes National Recertification

Testing Services at the University of Arkansas successfully completed a recertification process this summer by the National College Testing Association.

KUAF Wants to Hear From You

KUAF wants your feedback in the 2021 Listener Survey. It takes less than 10 minutes to share your favorite programs and what KUAF can do to better serve everyone in our listening community.

You Are All Invited to Hill-ish: Culture Fair

The Division for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion invites the U of A campus community to participate in Hill-ish, from 6-10 p.m. Sept. 1 on the Union Mall. Departments and RSOs should register by Aug. 27.

Faculty Workshop Series on Mentoring Graduate Students and Postdocs

This six-session series offers a fun and informative way for all faculty to learn methods to inspire, manage and professionally develop their mentees.

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Electrical Engineering Research Team Wins Best Paper Award

Doctoral student Yuqi Wei, professor Chongqing University and distinguished professor Alan Mantooth received a "Second Place Prize Paper Award" published in the Power Electronics journal.

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Open Access Publishing Fund to Help Students, Faculty, Staff Get Published

The Open Access Publishing Fund, created by the University Libraries, and seven colleges and campus units, will help reduce the cost of publishing for U of A students, faculty and staff.

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Blue & You Foundation Gives $600,000 to School of Social Work

The foundation recently invested an unprecedented $5.29 million in Arkansas behavioral health programs, including a grant for the U of A’s School of Social Work.

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Study Explains Lax Oversight in Facebook Ads During 2016 Election

Facebook advertising during the 2016 political campaign demonstrated a systematic bias toward ad buyers, researchers found.

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