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STEM Workshop to Focus on Supporting Women in Science

Monday, April 22, 2019

Do barriers exist that limit the advancement of women in science? A workshop April 26 will center on that topic and how the community can encourage women's success in science fields.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Events Lectures Science Anthropology Biological Sciences Center For Advanced Spatial Technologies Chemistry and Biochemistry Geosciences Mathematical Sciences

New Slime Mold Species Named for Math Instructor

Friday, April 12, 2019

The newly described species Dictyostelium barbarae, was named for Barbara Stephenson, instructor of mathematics, by her husband, Steve Stephenson, who researches slime molds.

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

Medical Humanities RSO to Host Panel on 'How the Humanities Shape My Perspective on Medicine'

Monday, April 08, 2019

The Medical Humanities registered student organization will host a panel on the subject of "How the Humanities Shape My Perspective on Medicine" at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 11, in SCEN 206.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Health Lectures Biological Sciences English

New Ebolavirus, Found in Bats, More Widespread Than First Thought

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Researchers discovered the virus, which does not infect humans, in Kenya, 3,400 miles west of where it first appeared.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Health International Research & Innovation Biological Sciences

Utley selected as the 2019 Johnson Fellow

Thursday, March 14, 2019

University of Arkansas alumnus Mike Utley will visit the university campus April 9-12 as the Arkansas Alumni Association 2019 Johnson Fellow.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Arts Events Lectures Biological Sciences Music

Memorial Service for Doug James on March 31

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

A celebration of the life of Douglas A. James, a long-time professor of zoology and biology, will be held from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, March 31, at the Mount Sequoyah Center. All are welcome.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Natural Environment Biological Sciences

NIH Funds Interdisciplinary Team Pursuing Better Mitochondrial Disease Diagnosis

Friday, February 15, 2019

An interdisciplinary research team led by Kyle Quinn and Shilpa Iyer has been awarded $395,112 to develop new tools to assess mitochondrial diseases.

College of Engineering J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Engineering Health Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences Biomedical Engineering
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