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Grant Drawve to Lead New Crime and Security Data Analytics Lab in Fulbright College
Grant Drawve, an assistant professor sociology and criminology, will begin his new role as associate director of the newly formed Crime and Security Data Analytics Lab beginning July 1.
New 'Short Talks' Explores Fear and Food Insecurity During a Pandemic
Sociology professor Kevin Fitzpatrick discusses why a pandemic causes a level of fear that may be creating inappropriate or harmful behavior.
School of Social Work Receives $4 Million Award in Partnership With Counseling and Guidance Center
Associate professors Johanna Thomas and Shaun Thomas are helping implement health improvements in rural communities.
Department of Sociology and Criminology Offers a Timely Course in Organizations and Society
SOCI 4063 Organizations in Society, which will be offered during May intersession, provides a critical lens, enabling students to look at those business organizations with a unique perspective.
Survey Shows Regions of Elevated Food Insecurity Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
Respondents from the South and mid-South reported above-average levels of food insecurity, while the Midwest and Northeast were lower.
Researchers Receive $185,000 NSF Grant to Study Impact of COVID-19 Fear
U of A sociology and criminology faculty received a Rapid Response Research grant to study the impact of society's fear of COVID-19.
Two 2020 University of Arkansas Truman Finalists
Two University of Arkansas juniors, Kathryn "Katie" Gardner and Daniel Webster have been selected as finalists for the 2020 Harry S. Truman Scholarship.
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.
Women Law Students Honor Alumnae With Annual Gayle Pettus Pontz Award
The University of Arkansas School of Law Women's Law Student Association will honor Karen Roberts, J.D.'95, and Christy Jones, B.A.'74, J.D.'77, with the Gayle Pettus Pontz Award.
Collection of First African American Professor at U of A Now Open
The Gordon Morgan Papers contain teaching materials, research files, correspondence and manuscripts — both published and unpublished.