University and Coca-Cola in Final Stages of New Campus Beverages Contract

The planned contract between the U of A and Coca-Cola would cover a 10-year period, beginning on July 1, 2022. 

Jefferson County to Benefit From Fellowships Established by Altheimer Charitable Foundation

Ben J. Altheimer Public Service Fellowships will promote and provide experiential opportunities for School of Law students with public service interest.

Entomology and Plant Pathology Instructor and Historic Cane Hill Collaborate for Ozarks Bug Crawl

Austin Jones of the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology is collaborating with Historic Cane Hill to put on an event dubbed "The Ozark Bug Crawl" on May 21 this year.

Workin' Like a Hog Member Appreciation Drive-Thru is This Week

Current faculty and staff members of the Arkansas Alumni Association can celebrate another year of "Workin' Like a Hog" from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday in Lot 76 adjacent to the Hembree Alumni House.

Avoid Workday Send Back: Tips on Getting Expense Transactions Approval by Your Grant Manager Fast

Helpful tips will be given to department faculty and staff who initiate, approve and monitor grant expense transactions in Workday. Register for the meeting, which will be at 1 p.m. Thursday.

College of Engineering, Community Partners Launch Ride 4 Smilies Program in Fort Smith

A National Science Foundation-funded research project explores micromobility in a low-cost bike-sharing program being deployed in Fort Smith.

Stephanie Hicks Joining Communication Sciences and Disorders Faculty

Stephanie Hicks, a certified speech-language pathologist, will start offering speech-language therapy services and supervising graduate and undergraduate student clinicians starting this summer.

College of Engineering Recognizes Faculty Excellence

College of Engineering faculty members Susan Gauch, Qinghua Li, Xiao Liu, Alex Nelson, Chase Rainwater, Heather Walker and Fisher Yu were honored for their work and performance.

Health and Wellness Design Concentration Added to Master of Design Studies Program

The Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design launched the Master of Design Studies in Spring 2018, and the Health and Wellness Design Concentration joins three existing concentrations.

Publication of Latest Issue of the Inquiry Journal

Inquiry: the University of Arkansas Journal of Undergraduate Research showcases undergraduate research and is available online.

Three Join Arkansas Academy of Biological and Agricultural Engineers

The Arkansas Academy of Biological and Agricultural Engineers inducted three new members — Nupura Bhise, Catherine Erikson and James McCarty — during an April ceremony.

Derico Setyabrata, assistant professor of meat science and muscle biology, joined the U of A System Division of Agriculture's Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station in April 2022. U of A System Division of Agriculture photo by Fred Miller

Dry-Aged Beef Current Focus of New Animal Science Faculty Member

Derico Setyabrata, assistant professor of meat science and muscle biology, is on a mission to help add value for beef producers and improve quality for consumers.

Alice and Joe Griffin Photo Submitted

Griffin Gift Broadens Women's Giving Circle of Impact

A gift from Alice Griffin will support innovative programs and research at the U of A through the Women’s Giving Circle. 

Andy Brownback Russell Cothren

U of A Professor Joins Transatlantic Report on COVID-19 Vaccine Engagement

The purpose of a report co-authored by associate professor Andy Brownback was to quantitatively assess the lack of information on COVID-19 and the extent of politically motivated reasoning or exposure to misinformation.

Largest Cohort of McMillon Studio Teams Reveal Prototypes, Learnings at Spring 2022 Demo Day Brandon Howard

Largest Cohort of McMillon Studio Teams Reveal Prototypes, Learnings at Spring 2022 Demo Day

The teams harnessed human-centered design principles to tackle myriad problems in the community that were identified through partnerships with local industry, non-profits and across campus.