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Scholarship Gift Inspired by Research Assistantship and Faculty Mentor

A Campaign Arkansas gift from alumnus Kaiyuan Chen will create a scholarship for undergraduates pursuing research in physics. 

NSF Grant to Support Professor's, Graduate Student's Interdisciplinary Research

Professor Steve Tung and graduate student Bo Ma have received an NSF I-Corps grant to explore the commercialization of the pair's nanofluidic system for DNA sequencing.

Entomology Graduate Students Win President's Prize at ESA Meeting

Five graduate students from the U of A's entomology program brought home President's Prize awards from the recent Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America in Denver, Colorado.

Arkansas Tops SEC and Ranks in Top 15 Nationally

Arkansas leads all Southeastern Conference intercollegiate athletics programs and ranks among the top 15 programs in the nation in the latest 2017-18 Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings.

David Wilson Joins Transit and Parking Department

David Wilson of Springdale joined the University of Arkansas Transit and Parking Department as communications director on Dec. 11.

Duncan Selected to Present at 2017 Midwest Clinic

Jamal Duncan, assistant director of bands in the Department of Music, will give a juried presentation on Dec. 20 at the 71st Midwest Clinic International Band, Orchestra and Music Conference.

Department of Theatre Students and Alumni Featured in TheatreSquared Production

TheatreSquared's production of It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, on stage now through New Year's Eve, features several Department of Theatre M.F.A. acting alumni and current candidates.

Top U of A News During 2017

The top news stories of 2017 range from transformative gifts creating the School of Art to a new parking permit system to the discovery of a natural motion in 2D graphene.

Ricke Describes New Food Safety Paradigm During Research Conference in Korea

Steven Ricke told a gathering of food scientists in Seoul, South Korea, that the new knowledge coming out of his research could lead to a new model for improved food safety in the poultry industry.

Childhood Education Students Present Honors Research on Literacy Camp

Three U of A students studying childhood education presented their Honors College research last month at the Arkansas Reading Association annual conference.

Blackboard Learn to Get New Features and Improved Accessibility

The change most users will notice first is the new look and feel, specifically designed to be mobile-friendly across various device types. The upgrade will begin at 11 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 24.

Library Catalog Undergoing Maintenance Morning of Dec. 19

The Library Catalog system will be offline on Tues., Dec. 19, from approximately 7 to 9 a.m. for maintenance.

 

Sale of Surplus Razorback Furniture

The university will sell surplus Razorback furniture from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

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World Trade Center Arkansas Launches 'Gateways' Podcast Series

The Gateways podcast will help Arkansas companies understand and overcome complex issues in global commerce, trade and business.

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Training Course Prepares Drone Pilots to Take FAA Certification Exam

This four-session course begins Jan. 20 and teaches best practices and practical, hands-on skills to fly unmanned aircraft safely and legally.

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Kim Needy Named Interim Vice Provost for Research and Innovation

Dean Kim Needy and associate professor of history Trish Starks will co-chair the search committee for a permanent vice provost.

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Transformative Gift Allows U of A to Expand Local Art and Design District

Windgate Charitable Foundation gives $40 million to expand art student studio space, create new facilities and engage community.

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