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Wood Named Director of Bumpers College's International Programs
As director of the International Programs Office, Lisa Wood leads efforts in providing structured international experiences enhancing the marketability of students for career and academic opportunities.
Teaching Academy Inducts New Fellows and Presents Imhoff Awards
The University of Arkansas Teaching Academy recently inducted seven new Fellows and named Chrisopher Shields as recipient of the Imhoff Award for 2017.
Roe Named Graduate Coordinator for Space Program
Larry Roe, director of the Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences, has been named the new graduate coordinator for the space and planetary sciences graduate program.
Air Force ROTC Commissions 2nd Lt. Montgomery
Donovan Montgomery took the oath of office as a second lieutenant during a private commissioning ceremony for his family.
U of A Graduate Slated to Serve as U.S. Commissioner of Education Statistics
James Lynn Woodworth, a Distinguished Doctoral Fellow at the U of A, has been appointed commissioner of education statistics for the U.S. Department of Education.
Army ROTC Commissions Two Second Lieutenants
The U.S. Army gained two of its newest second lieutenants: Second Lt. Adam Martin and Second Lt. Drake Johnson. They both graduated at Bud Walton Arena the next day.
Meullenet Named Interim Head of Agricultural Experiment Station
Jean-François Meullenet has been named interim director of the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station of the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.
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.
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.
Psychology Professor Named Fellow of Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
the Association of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies in San Diego, Tim Cavell, professor in the Department of Psychological Science, was awarded the status of ABCT Fellow.