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Honors College Selects 21 Incoming Students for Path Program
The Path Program provides mentoring and scholarships to support exceptional students from underrepresented populations.
Plant Science Grad Student Sharfadine Selected for Global Crop Loss Program
Sherif Sharfadine, a U of A graduate student, has been selected to participate in the Global Burden of Crop Loss Initiative, which focuses on the impact of pests on food production and availability.
Researchers Receive NSF Funding to Build a Smarter Insect Trap
Researchers Dowling and Luu receive almost $75,000 in funding to create a “Smart Insect Control System” for an Arkansas-Based company.
Bahamian Deandrae Smith Earning Doctorate in Food Science, Honored by Consulate General
Smith, a first-generation student from the Bahamas, is earning her doctorate in food science from Bumpers College this summer and was recognized by the Bahamas Consulate General.
Wash Your Hands! In New 'Short Talks,' Gibson Explains Effect of Soap on Respiratory Viruses
In the new episode of Short Talks From the Hill, Kristen Gibson explains how soap destroys respiratory viruses such as coronavirus and offers tips for handling potentially contaminated surfaces.
Top-Performing Arkansas Blackberry Receives Outstanding Fruit Cultivar Award
Ouachita blackberry, a 2003 thornless variety, received the Outstanding Fruit Cultivar Award from the Fruit Breeding Professional Interest Group of the American Society of Horticultural Science.
Bumpers College's Graham Named to NWA Business Journal Forty Under 40
Donna K. Graham, director of employer relations for U of A's Bumpers College, has been named to the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal's Forty Under 40 class.
Animal Science Alumnus Leads Penn State Team to 2020 ASAS Academic Quadrathlon Championship
Ben Williamson, an alumnus of the Department of Animal Science, and his team of students from Penn State University won the 2020 National Academic Quadrathlon held July 18-23.
Bumpers College Asking Students to Participate in Diversity and Inclusion Virtual Forum
The Bumpers Student Forum on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is for students of color to share experiences and expectations for diversity, inclusion and change within Bumpers College. It will be July 30.
Division of Agriculture Offers Free Online Program to Support Diet, Exercise, Nutrition
Social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic is no time to ignore diet and exercise, said Jamie Baum, associate professor of nutrition and director of the Center for Human Nutrition.