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Eleanor Mann School of Nursing Students Develop 'Diversity Toolkit'

Thursday, March 04, 2021

Jessica Weiss and Payne Colton, students in the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing, developed a "Diversity Toolbox" to promote inclusion and to foster a deeper understanding of issues like racial bias.

College of Education and Health Professions Diversity & Inclusion Health, Fitness & Wellness Eleanor Mann School of Nursing

Participants Wanted for Paid Study on Hydration

Monday, March 01, 2021

This study will involve two visits to the Exercise Science Research Center totaling approximately one hour. Upon completion of the study, participants will be compensated with a $20 Amazon gift card.

College of Education and Health Professions Studies Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation Exercise Science Research Center

Participants Needed for Survey Research on Help-Seeking Behavior

Monday, March 01, 2021

This survey-based study is anonymous, open to all college students, and should take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Participants have a chance to win one of fifty $10 e-gift cards!

College of Education and Health Professions Studies Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation Public Health Program

Friend's Aphasia Diagnosis Inspires New Career in Speech-Language Pathology

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Micah Wylie wanted to reinvent his life. He discovered the U of A, made a detailed plan with an adviser, and eventually returned to college to study speech-language pathology.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Academic Affairs Education Health, Fitness & Wellness Department of Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication Disorders

New Study Suggests Campus Visits Inspire Eighth-Graders to Prepare for College

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

A new study of students who visited the University of Arkansas on multiple field trips as eighth graders began to prepare for college, possibly paving the way for enrollment in the future.

College of Education and Health Professions Education Research & Innovation Department of Education Reform

Future P.E. Teachers Get Opportunity to Participate in Special Olympics Program

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

U of A juniors studying to be physical education teachers will have the opportunity to work with Special Olympics Arkansas, participating in the non-profit's first inclusive education service-learning program.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Outreach & Volunteering Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation Physical Education Program

University of Arkansas Now Accepting Applications for New Master of Public Health Program

Monday, February 22, 2021

Applications are being accepted for a new Master of Public Health program. The priority deadline to apply is March 1, but applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed after that date.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Academic Affairs Health, Fitness & Wellness Public Health Program

Research Reveals Positive Impact of COVID Remote Learning on Educators' Cultural Awareness

Friday, February 19, 2021

Vicki Collet, associate professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, said the study making personal connections with students and families may mitigate negative effects of school closures.

College of Education and Health Professions Diversity & Inclusion Education Research & Innovation Department of Curriculum and Education
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