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Kim Needy Named Interim Vice Provost for Research and Innovation
Dean Kim Needy and associate professor of history Trish Starks will co-chair the search committee for a permanent vice provost.
Blackboard Learn to Get New Features and Improved Accessibility
The change most users will notice first is the new look and feel, specifically designed to be mobile-friendly across various device types. The upgrade will begin at 11 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 24.
Jebaraj Named Director of Center for Business and Economic Research
Mervin Jebaraj, a former assistant director and interim director, joined the center in 2007. His appointment will be effective Jan. 1.
U of A Athletes Learn Alexander Technique in Department of Theatre Course
Offered by the Department of Theatre in Fulbright College, the Alexander Technique course helps students unlearn harmful habits and free their bodies to move more comfortably.
Text as Data: Tools and Method Workshop to Be Held Jan. 16-19
Text as Data: Tools and Method Workshop, which will be offered Jan. 16-19, will introduce students to the "Big Data" tools involved with textual analysis.
Journal of Food Law and Policy Launches Website
The University of Arkansas School of Law Journal of Food Law and Policy has gone digital. The new site launched this week and features the journal's vol. 13, no. 1 issue.
NSF Grant to Help Honors College Recruit STEM Students
The National Science Foundation will award nearly $1 million over five years to recruit STEM students from underrepresented populations.
Department of Theatre to Offer New Course in Sound Design
The Department of Theatre in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences will offer a new Sound Design for Theatre (THTR 491V-009) course this spring.
Download the Fall Finals Schedule
Download a PDF that shows the Fall finals week schedule with a complete listing of finals as well as changes in normal university programs during finals week.
U of A 2017 Graduate Victoria Maloch Selected as 2018 Marshall Scholar
Victoria Maloch, an honors graduate from Bumpers College, is one of 43 students in the United States selected to study at Oxford University.