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Sabherwal Named IEEE Fellow
Rajiv Sabherwal, chair of the Department of Information Systems and Edwin & Karlee Bradberry Chair in Information Systems, has been named an IEEE Fellow.
Horticulture Head MacKay Becomes Food Systems Leadership Institute Fellow
Wayne Mackay, department head and professor of horticulture, has been named a Fellow of the Food Systems Leadership Institute.
Morimoto Elected Committee Chair for Sociologists for Women in Society
Associate professor Shauna Morimoto will chair the Career Development Committee for the national organization
Cole Mcquirk to Serve as Peace Corps Volunteer in Albania
Cole Mcquirk, a student studying Italian, will work with banks, nongovernental organizations and a municipality on ways to improve economic development.
New Assistant Director for Student Government Leadership Hired
The Office of Student Activities announced that PJ Martinez will serve as the assistant director for student government leadership, helping ASG and the Graduate and Professional Student Congress.
Biology Professor Selected for Faculty Fellowship Program in Israel
Ruben Michael Ceballos, an assistant professor of biology, is one of 28 participants from the U.S. selected for the Jewish National Fund's 2018 Winter Faculty Fellowship Program in Israel.
U of A Researchers Contribute to Updated 'Tree of Life'
Fred Spiegel, a Distinguished Professor of biology, is one of about 40 experts worldwide, and one of three affiliated with the U of A, tasked with periodically updating the phylogenetic tree for eukaryotes.
Career Development Center Gains New Counselor
Madelyn Jones provides COEHP students with assistance through career exploration, career development, and transitioning to their professional careers.
Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative Names New Leader
Colby Duren will be the new director of the program. Janie Simms Hipp is leaving to lead the new Native American Agriculture Fund.
Jebaraj to Serve on National Economics Board
Mervin Jebaraj, director of the Center for Business and Economic Research, has been selected to serve on the board of the Association for University Business and Economic Research.