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U of A Startup Village Accepting Applications for Membership

Thursday, January 23, 2020

This unique space, located at the corner of Dickson and Block, is intended to support seed-stage companies as they work toward financial viability.

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English Professor Receives Fellowship From National Endowment for the Arts

Thursday, January 16, 2020

U of A professor Toni Jensen has been awarded a $25,000 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts for the upcoming year.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Business Humanities Creative Writing English

TSC and Cornell University Join Forces on Research and Innovation for a More Sustainable Future

Thursday, January 16, 2020

The Sustainability Consortium, administered by Arizona State University and the University of Arkansas, is partnering with the Cornell Atkinson Center for Sustainability to improve consumer products.

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Celebrate Dub Ashton's Impact on Our Students

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Colleagues and students are invited to drop by the Janelle Hembree Alumni House between 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, to celebrate Dub Ashton's career.

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Chancellor Releases Sixth Installment of 2020: Focus on the Future Series

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Chancellor Joe Steinmetz released the sixth of 10 action items focusing on the future needs of the University of Arkansas. The latest focuses on entrepreneurism.

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Social Innovation Challenge Brings Student Solutions to Pressing Problems

Thursday, December 19, 2019

University of Arkansas students presented their solutions to pressing social and environmental problems at the third annual Social Innovation Challenge last week.

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Lofton Receives Diversity Champion Award

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Barbara Lofton, director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion in Walton College, received the Tony Walker Diversity Champion Award from the Gerald and Candace Alley Foundation.

Sam M. Walton College of Business Awards Business Diversity and Inclusion Points of Pride

U of A Innovators Unveil Problem-Solving Prototypes at 2019 Demo Day

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Eight student teams unveiled their learnings and prototypes as part of the 2019 Demo Day at the McMillon Innovation Studio, with Walmart CEO Doug McMillon in the audience.

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Thomas Recognized Among 100 Most Influential Women in Supply Chain

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Stephanie Thomas, clinical assistant professor in Walton College, was recently recognized as one of the 100 Most Influential Women in Supply Chain by B2G Consulting.

Sam M. Walton College of Business Awards Business Business Administration Supply Chain Management

Economists to Discuss Outlook for 2020 at 26th Business Forecast Luncheon

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Three experts to discuss the regional, national and international economic outlook at the annual Business Forecast Luncheon.

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