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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.
U of A Researchers Receive Grant to Study Domestic Terrorism Patterns
The Terrorism Research Center will investigate where acts were planned as opposed to where they were committed.
Sociology Professor and UACDC Design Emergency Housing for Homeless Persons
Living the land-grant mission: University Professor Kevin Fitzpatrick and the U of A Community Design Center teamed up to expand emergency housing for people without shelter in Fayetteville.
Author of 'White Rage' to Speak on Racial Divide One Year After Presidential Election
American Culture One Year after the 2016 Presidential Election: African and African American Studies to Host Bestselling Author and Acclaimed Scholar Dr. Carol Anderson
Interdisciplinary Team Awarded Grant to Study Resiliency Among Hurricane Harvey Victims
The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of $124,500 to an interdisciplinary team of researchers from the Fulbright College at the University of Arkansas to study victims of Hurriane Harvey.
Sociology Senior Spends Summer at Pew Research Center in Washington D.C.
Bryn Smernoff, a sociology major, participated in research at the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C., with mentor Patricia Herzog, assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice.