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Researcher Cataloging the Wood-Decay Fungi of Northwest Arkansas

Friday, August 02, 2019

Nawaf Alshammari, a graduate student in the Department of Biological Sciences, has been studying these fungi for the past two years, primarily in parks in northern Arkansas.

Graduate School J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences

Coridan to Receive Early Career Award From U.S. Department of Energy

Friday, August 02, 2019

Robert Coridan, a chemist at the University of Arkansas, is one of only 73 scientists nationwide to receive prestigious award.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Research & Innovation Science Chemistry and Biochemistry

Biologist Searches Remote South Pacific Island for Slime Molds

Thursday, August 01, 2019

Steve Stephenson, a research professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, and his wife Barbara, a math instructor, spent two weeks on Norfolk Island surveying myxomycetes.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Natural Environment Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences

Sui to Discuss University-Industry Partnerships at Oxford Summit

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Daniel Sui, vice chancellor for research and innovation, will give a presentation about the role of social sciences in university-industry partnerships at the University of Oxford in England.

Events International Lectures Research & Innovation Social Sciences

Fang, Professor of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Earns 'Outstanding CJAE Article' Award

Monday, July 29, 2019

The Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics honored Fang for her innovative examination of spatial factors in adoption of new varieties of maize by farmers in Mozambique.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Awards Research & Innovation Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

Department of Sociology and Criminology Welcomes New Terrorism Research Center Director

Thursday, July 25, 2019

The Department of Sociology and Criminology welcomes Jeff Gruenewald to its faculty, as an associate professor and new director of the Terrorism Research Center.  

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Appointments Research & Innovation Social Sciences Criminology Sociology and Criminology

BioAg Engineering Students, Faculty Net Awards at International Meeting

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Yanbin Li, distinguished professor of biological and agricultural engineering, and a team of students were honored for their work by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

College of Engineering Awards Engineering Natural Environment Research & Innovation Biological and Agricultural Engineering

Researchers Develop New Method for Making Inorganic Catalytic Nanoparticles

Friday, July 19, 2019

Imann Mosleh, doctoral student chemical engineering, helped develop a method to synthesize inorganic nanoparticles using inhomogenous, or impure, biomaterials.

College of Engineering Graduate School Engineering Health Research & Innovation Science Chemical Engineering

Agribusiness Master's Student Successfully Defends Thesis

Friday, July 19, 2019

Grant Wilson, a graduate student in Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, successfully defended his thesis.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Academic Affairs Research & Innovation Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

$4.6 Million Award Creates Program to Train Cybersecurity Professionals

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The program will address a shortage of highly skilled cybersecurity professionals and train students for careers in government agencies.

College of Engineering Awards Engineering Research & Innovation Science Training Transportation Computer Science and Computer Engineering Electrical Engineering Industrial Engineering
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