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Friends Create Memorial Fund to Continue the Legacy of Anthropology's Justin Murphy Nolan
A group of Justin Murphy Nolan's friends, students and colleagues have created the new Justin M. Nolan Anthropology Excellence Endowed Award through a grassroots effort to honor and remember the beloved educator, who passed away this spring.
Doctoral Student Receives PEO International Peace Scholarship
Paramita Choudhury, a second-year doctoral student in biological anthropology, has received the P.E.O International Peace Scholarship.
Fellowship Honors Beloved Faculty Member, Funds Anthropology Scholars
A fellowship to honor the memory of Justin Murphy Nolan will provide full tuition for an incoming student studying anthropology this fall.
Fulbright College Announces 2020 Winners of King, Nolan and OMNI Awards
Fulbright College has selected the 2020 recipients of several of its most prestigious endowed faculty awards, including Daniel Sutherland, Kevin Fitzpatrick, Ben Vining and Toni Jensen.
Anthropology's Caitlin Yoakum Receives NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant
Caitlin Yoakum, a doctoral student in anthropology, has been awarded a grant to study primate chewing and sensory structures that allow primates to determine if a food is safe to chew and eat.
Seven Faculty Members Selected to Participate in Paid Course Conversion Program
Jennifer Beasley, Myra Haulmark, Lynn Meade, Laurie Apple, Claretha Hughes, Sheila Smith and Jonathan Marion will participate in the paid Open Educational Resources Course Conversion Program.
Fulbright College Announces 2020 Connor Faculty Fellows
This year, 19 outstanding, hard-working faculty members have been selected as the 2020 class of Connor Faculty Fellows at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
Short Talks: Sure, Sugar Is Bad for Your Teeth, But Not How You Think
The newest Short Talks From the Hill podcast examines why tooth problems in humans do not come from the sources you would expect.
U of A Students Participate in the Sixth Annual Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium
Fourteen undergraduate and two graduate students recently represented the U of A at the 2020 Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium held on Feb. 10-11 in Little Rock.
New Study Results Consistent With Dog Domestication During Ice Age
A research team performed dental microwear analysis on canid fossils from a Paleolithic site in the Czech Republic.