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Department of Music Announces Nine Faculty Promotions

Thursday, August 15, 2019

These faculty members lead ensembles, conduct research, teach privately, and are recognized performers and directors.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Appointments Arts Humanities Music

Change in Leadership at Air Force ROTC

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Lt. Col. Brian W. Capps assumed command of the U of A's Air Force ROTC on July 6.

Air Force ROTC Appointments

Department of Sociology and Criminology Welcomes New Terrorism Research Center Director

Thursday, July 25, 2019

The Department of Sociology and Criminology welcomes Jeff Gruenewald to its faculty, as an associate professor and new director of the Terrorism Research Center.  

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Appointments Research & Innovation Social Sciences Criminology Sociology and Criminology

Academic Advising Council Transitions Leadership for Upcoming Academic Year

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

New committee chairs have transitioned into their Academic Advising Council roles for the upcoming 2019-20 academic year.

Student Affairs Appointments

Beth Kegley Elected President of American Society of Animal Science

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Beth Kegley, a professor in the Department of Animal Science, has been elected president of the American Society of Animal Science.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Appointments Animal Science

Bumpers College's Jeff Miller New Treasurer of Association for Communication Excellence

Monday, July 22, 2019

Jeff Miller, professor of agricultural communications, has been elected treasurer of the Association for Communication Excellence in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Life and Human Sciences.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Appointments Agricultural Education, Communications and Technology

Become a Part of the University Housing Adopt-A-Prof Program

Monday, July 08, 2019

Participants will partner with residence hall staff to engage with students living in a residential community on an informal but intentional level. Apply by Aug. 31.

Student Affairs Academic Affairs Appointments Residential life Housing

Eric Mayes Appointed Founding Executive Director of Arkansas Academy for Educational Equity

Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Eric Mayes was recently appointed as founding executive director of the Arkansas Academy for Educational Equity, which recruits talented and motivated teachers to serve Arkansas

College of Education and Health Professions Appointments Education

Q&A With Brian Primack, New Dean in the College of Education and Health Professions

Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Dr. Brian Primack, the new dean in the College of Education and Health Professions, talks about his family, hobbies, core values as a leader and more. 

College of Education and Health Professions Appointments Education Health

Malloy Named Study Abroad Director; Long to Retire

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Sarah Malloy will be the next director of the Office of Study Abroad and International Exchange. She will assume the role July 1.

Graduate School Appointments International Office of Study Abroad & International
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