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Faculty Invited to Learn More About Chancellor's Fund Opportunities
Faculty are invited to learn more about signature research areas and the Chancellor's Fund at a town hall meeting from noon to 1 p.m. March 8 at the Multicultural Center in the Arkansas Union, Room 403.
Research Frontiers Website Offers New Feature Stories, Email Updates
Research Frontiers features new stories on 3D printing robots, tree rings in the Amazon and workplace behavior, as well as the latest news, blog posts and podcasts on research and creative projects.
Pilot Clinical Trials Begin on Technique to Identify Radiation-Resistant Tumors
Noninvasive imaging technique reveals differences between radiation-sensitive and radiation-resistant tumors; pilot clinical trials initiated.
Historian Wins National Fellowship
Sarah Rodriguez, assistant professor in the Department of History, has been awarded a highly competitive Huntington Library Fellowship including a $50,000 award.
University Recreation Finds Positive Relationship Between Facility Use and Freshman Success
Positive relationships identified among the 2017-18 freshman cohort of University Recreation users were higher GPAs and retention rates for second year in a row.
Study Finds Majority of Public Is Unfamiliar With Ballot Measures
The public’s knowledge of ballot measures is worse than past surveys suggested, according to a new approach used by U of A researchers.
Alumni Startup Chosen for $225,000 NSF Grant
A medical device company started as part of an entrepreneurship class has earned a $225,000 grant to finish development of a device to make minimally-invasive abdominal surgeries safer.
Call for Proposals: Whiting Foundation Public Engagement and Seed Grants
The Humanities Program in Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation.
Honors College Accepting Student Applications for Research Grants
Honors students needing help with research expenses are encouraged to apply for the Honors College Research Grant, which is designed to support a broad range of topics. Apply by March 15.
Researchers Report Link Between School Voucher Program and Reduced Crime, Paternity Disputes
Alumnus Corey A. DeAngelis and professor Patrick Wolf collaborated on a study of school vouchers and their relation to the levels of property crimes and paternity disputes.