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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.
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.
Faculty Will Now Use Digital Measures to Conduct Annual Review
With faculty data across all university colleges and libraries imported into Digital Measures, University of Arkansas faculty will now use Digital Measures to conduct their 2020 faculty annual review.
Arkansas Fruit Breeder Named One of '40 Under 40' by Fruit Grower News
Fruit Grower News has named Margaret Worthington, assistant professor of fruit breeding and genetics, one of its Fruit and Vegetable "40 Under 40" awards.
Walton College Adds University of Arkansas Cossatot to Community College Transfer Program
Students at the University of Arkansas Cossatot will be able to participate a program that helps students at two-year institutions transition to complete a four-year B.S.B.A. degree at the U of A.
Robinson, Fields and Caston Named to System Task Force on Racial Equity
The new systemwide task force will consider issues around racial equity at the campuses, divisions and units within the UA System.
Ricke Receives the National Chicken Council Broiler Research Award
Steven C. Ricke, director of the Center for Food Safety, will receive National Chicken Council Broiler Research Award at the annual Poultry Science Association virtual meeting this month.
UA System Receives $10 Million Gift to Create Center of Excellence, Endowed Professorship
A $10 million donation to the University of Arkansas System from the Fryar Family Charitable Foundation will be used to create and support a center that will provide analysis and education on issues of price risk management in agriculture, finance and energy.
U of A System: Plans Regarding Reopening of Campuses, Divisions and Units
John Goodson, chair of the Board of Trustees, and Donald R. Bobbitt, president of the UA System, offer an overview to students, faculty and staff about the most recent UA Board of Trustees meeting.
RazorGrant to be Rebranded as Streamlyne
The current electronic research administration system, RazorGrant, will be rebranded and called by the vendor's name: Streamlyne, starting on June 11.