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Biology Professor Publishes Three Books on Slime Molds, Mushrooms

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Steve Stephenson, a research professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, recently co-authored or co-edited three books on myxomycetes and mushroom hunting.

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Duncan Martin, Former Chair of Zoology and Biological Sciences Faculty Member, Dies at 86

Monday, December 11, 2017

Duncan Martin, 86, chair of the former Department of Zoology, now the Department of Biological Sciences in Fulbright College, passed away Saturday, Dec. 2, in Fayetteville. 

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Teaching Compassion: Fulbright College Prepares Pre-Med Students for Patient-Centered Roles

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Fulbright College's Medical Humanities Colloquium, a special topics service-learning course for juniors and seniors in the pre-med curriculum, exposes students to real life experiences.

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Science Café Panelists to Discuss Human Genome Nov. 14

Monday, November 13, 2017

Science Café panelists Roger Koeppe and Doug Rhoads discuss the technology of modifying living organisms Nov. 14 at Powerhouse restaurant in Fayetteville.

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Biology Professor Receives NSF CAREER Award to Study Diatoms

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Andrew Alverson received a Faculty Early Career Development award from the National Science Foundation for his work on the evolution of diatoms, a group of microscopic algae that originated in the ocean. 

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Fulbright College Advising Center Hosts UAMS Day, Nov. 3

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Discover the numerous educational opportunities available from the academic colleges and programs at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences during UAMS Day Friday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Fulbright College Announces Its 2017 Annual Faculty Awards

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas has named the winners of its annual faculty teaching, research and advising awards. 

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Biological Sciences and Arkansas High Performance Computing Center Host Bioinformatics Workshop

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

An on-campus workshop earlier this month demonstrated the research applications of Jetstream for the U of A community.

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Fulbright College Announces 2017 Winners of King, Nolan and OMNI Awards

Monday, September 18, 2017

Fulbright College has honored four professors — Robert Brady, Ron Warren, Adam Siepielski and Frank Scheide — with endowed faculty awards.

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Pythons in the Everglades; New Short Talks From the Hill Season Launches Today

Friday, September 01, 2017

In the first episode of the new school year, herpetologist J.D. Willson discusses the impact of invasive Burmese pythons in the Florida Everglades.

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