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Geosciences Professor Named International Distinguished Lecturer
Tom Paradise, University Professor in the Department of Geosciences, has been named the recipient of the Archaeological Institute of America's Distinguished Lecturer Award for 2021-22.
Deep Time: In New 'Short Talks,' Geologist Discusses Climate Change 90 Million Years Ago
Celina Suarez, associate professor of geosciences, recently received a grant from the National Science Foundation to research the profound changes to both land and animals that took place about 100 million years ago, in the Late Cretaceous Period.
'TransMap' Will Ensure Reliable and Efficient Transportation Networks
MarTREC researchers received a $1.5 million award to develop a data-driven map that will aid decisions on transportation infrastructure.
Seminar on Role of Trees as Crowbars, Rhythmic Tap Dancers and Amplifiers in Soil Production
Jill Marshall, assistant professor of geosciences, will give a seminar at 10:45 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, in White Engineering Hall, room 219, and discuss how trees affect bedrock and produce soil.
Researchers Get NSF Grant to Study Ancient Climate Change, Tectonics and Mass Extinctions
Celina Suarez and Glenn Sharman of the Department of Geosciences recently received a five-year, $588,000 NSF grant to research the transition period from the Early to Late Cretaceous.
Research Talk: Energy Cascades, Coherent Structures, and the Arrow of Time in Turbulence
Doug Kelley of the University of Rochester will speak on his lab's fundamental research on turbulence at 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, in Physics Building 133.
Graduate Students Present Research at American Society of Criminology's Annual Conference
Six graduate students from the U of A will present their research at the 75th Annual American Society of Criminology Conference in San Francisco next week from Nov. 13-16.
RSVP by Friday for Fulbright College's Social Sciences Grant-Writing Workshop on Nov. 6
The workshop will reveal the secrets of writing successful grants for research in the social sciences. It will be from 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, in Old Main Room 523. RSVP required by Nov. 1.
Fulbright College Hosts Social Sciences Grant-Writing Workshop Nov. 6
U of A Museum Assists with National Fossil Day Events
The University of Arkansas Museum will help Northwest Arkansas celebrate National Fossil Day with two DINOmite events Oct. 16 and 17.