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U of A Junior Samia Ismail Is Named Harry S. Truman Scholar
The honors biomedical engineering major from Fort Smith learned the news at a surprise celebration.
Engineering Research Team Chosen for NSF I-Corps Program
The team — Richard Coffman, Sean Salazar and Jeff Barnes — will receive a $50,000 grant to support travel related to customer discovery and to participate in the intensive seven-week curriculum.
Three Alumni Honored With Chancellor's Medals
Gerald B. Alley, Troy C. Alley Jr. and Rick Massey were celebrated at the 2019 Towers of Old Main event held at the Walton Arts Center.
Arkansas Academy of Industrial Engineering Inducts New Members, Honors Excellence
Approximately 200 alumni, friends and campus partners gathered April 12 to induct seven new members into the Arkansas Academy of Industrial Engineering.
First Competition Nets Prize for Chemical Engineering Students
A team of chemical engineering students from the U of A took home its first prize through teamwork, time management and an exercise in innovation.
Researcher Briefs Congressional Delegation on Drone Progress
University of Arkansas researchers met with the state's congressional delegation in April to highlight innovation efforts related to the use of unmanned aircraft systems, commonly known as drones.
New Engineering Endowment Will Bring Industry Professionals to Classroom
A $1 million gift from alumni Ansel and Virginia Condray will create an innovative teaching endowment in chemical engineering.
More Than 200 Local Students Explore Electrical Engineering
The Center for Power Optimization of Electro-Thermal Systems hosted an on-campus tour for 220 third and fourth grade gifted and talented students from Fayetteville Public Schools in early April.
Three U of A Students Named NSF Graduate Research Fellows
The fellowships are each worth $34,000 per year for up to three years and are awarded to student researchers in the STEM fields.
Researchers to Help Develop Next-Generation Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
With $1.5 million award, U of A researchers will help advance the Energy Department’s goal of increasing demand for electric vehicles.