Honors College Selects 22 New Students for Path Program

The Honors College Path Program is a mentoring initiative that supports exceptional students from underrepresented populations.

Participants Needed for Study Examining Effect of Diet on Health in Families

The Department of Food Science is recruiting families (defined as at least one parent/guardian) with at least one child between the ages of 6-12 years to participate in a nutrition study.

Arkansas Teacher Corps Introduces Sixth Group of Fellows

The Arkansas Teacher Corps, a program of the College of Education and Health Professions, completed Summer Institute teacher training with its sixth group of fellowship recipients.

Severe Storm Damages Turfgrass Research, Cancels Field Day

A brief but violent storm that swept through Fayetteville on Monday, damaging turfgrass research structures at the Arkansas Agricultural Research and Extension Center.

Faculty and Staff: Say Goodbye to Long-Distance Calling Codes

Effective Wednesday, July 18, faculty and staff can dial long-distance from campus telephones without using a long-distance authorization code.

ADSB Data Center, Cherwell Affected by Maintenance

The Administrative Services Building Data Center and Cherwell could be affected by maintenance scheduled over the next week.

Children Needed for Breakfast Boost Study

The Department of Food Science and the Center for Human Nutrition are recruiting children between the ages of 7-14 years to participate in a nutrition study.

Volunteers Needed for HillFest Aug. 20 and Razorbash Aug. 22

The Office of Student Activities invites members of the campus community to volunteer for HillFest 2018 and Razorbash 2018.

Postmenopausal Women Needed for Nutrition and Health Study

Postmenopausal women (12-plus months after last reported menstrual cycle and no older than 85) are needed to participate in the SHAPE study.

UAteach Graduates First Teacher-Candidates in Computer Science

The UAteach program at the University of Arkansas graduated its first two future computer science teachers — Chris Malone and Nate Vogel — in May.

Applications Now Available for the 2018-19 LGBTQ-Plus Mentoring Program

Applications are available for faculty and staff who wish to be mentors for LGBTQ-plus students as well as for students who wish to be mentored.

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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system.

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Nominations Open for 2018 Family of the Year

The application for Family of the Year is now open to all U of A students enrolled for fall and who meet co-curricular requirements. Deadline to apply is noon Aug. 27. 

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Summer Camp Teaches Teens With Disabilities to Advocate for Themselves

Summer camp is the first time many of the Arkansas PROMISE project youth participants with disabilities have been away from home or their families and their first exposure to a college campus.

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Bumpers College's Biswell, Vehige Named Ag Future of America Scholars, Earn Scholarships

Grace Vehige of Bonnots Mill, Missouri, and Kelby Biswell of Lincoln have been recognized as scholars after receiving AFA scholarships.

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