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Department of Sociology and Criminology Welcomes New Faculty
Brandon Crawford, Brittany Hearne, and Rocio Paez have joined the University as assistant professors in the Department of Sociology and Criminology.
Fulbright College Names New 2018 Academic Leaders
This fall, the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences named eight new academic leaders to key positions in departments, schools and centers throughout the college.
Neighborhood Characteristics Influence Parolees' Rate of Rearrest, Study Finds
Lighting, vacant buildings, parks and other identifiable environmental traits are a factor in predicting crime and recidivism.
Fulbright College Announces 2018 Winners of King, Nolan and OMNI Awards
Professors Kevin Fitzpatrick, Anna Zajicek, Song Feng and Juan Bustamante were selected to receive Fulbright College's most prestigious endowed faculty awards.
Fulbright College Celebrates 2018 Scholars Who Graduated With a 4.0 GPA
Forty-five of the more than 1,030 graduating Fulbright College students maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA. This group was honored at the college's annual spring Scholars Breakfast.
Sociology Master's Student Selected for Prestigious Summer Fellowship
Whitney Frierson, a U of A graduate student and Arkansas native, has been selected as a participant in the 2018 University of Michigan Humanities Emerging Research Scholars Program.
Crime Scene Competition and Guest Speaker Event
Lambda Alpha Epsilon, a criminal justice RSO, is sponsoring the first Crime Scene Competition from 1-4 p.m. Friday, April 27, with guest speakers as well.
Researchers Receive NSF Grant for Hurricane Harvey Book
U of A researchers Kevin Fitzpatrick and Matthew Spialek are writing about the relationships between location, health and economic wellbeing that people face after a disaster.
New Study Links Obesity to Community Characteristics, Demographics
Combining census and behaviorial survey data, University of Arkansas researchers identified communities at risk for chronic health problems.
Social and Demographic Factors Linked to Charitable Giving in Recent Study
Characteristics that predict higher levels of giving include age, sex, political affiliation, trust and social connectedness.