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Walton College Team Takes Top Spot at Regional Business Competition
A team made up of three Sam M. Walton College of Business students won first place in the Best Practices competition at the SouthWest Regional Meeting of Beta Alpha Psi.
Townsend to Speak About Smart Cities
Author Anthony Townsend will speak about smart cities from 2-3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in room 504 of the Arkansas Union.
Faculty Invited to Learn More About Chancellor's Fund Opportunities
Faculty are invited to learn more about signature research areas and the Chancellor's Fund at a town hall meeting from noon to 1 p.m. March 8 at the Multicultural Center in the Arkansas Union, Room 403.
Northwest Arkansas Startup Weekend Returns for 2019
Northwest Arkansas Techstars Startup Weekend will be held April 5-7 at the Brewer Family Entrepreneurship Hub in Fayetteville. Tickets available.
U.S.-Japan Collaboration Event will Address Workforce Development Issues
The Center for Professional Exchange will host a talk on U.S.-Japan workforce development collaborations at the U of A on March 12.
Vice Chancellor Leeds to Discuss Funding for Business, Architecture Projects
The discussion will be Thursday, March 7, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Donald W. Reynolds Center for Enterprise Development, Room 111, and is part of a series about funding opportunities.
Student Trade Assistant Helps Coordinate Diplomatic Visit to Arkansas
Matthew Guzak, trade support assistant for the World Trade Center Arkansas, helped coordinate meetings between the consul general of The Bahamas and regional business executives.
Alumni Startup Chosen for $225,000 NSF Grant
A medical device company started as part of an entrepreneurship class has earned a $225,000 grant to finish development of a device to make minimally-invasive abdominal surgeries safer.
Vice Chancellor Leeds to Discuss New Funding Opportunities
Stacy Leeds, vice chancellor for economic development, and David Hinton, associate director of Technology Ventures, will meet with faculty to discuss new funds. The first meeting is at noon Feb. 28.
Applications Open for Summer 2019 NSF I-Corps Program for Faculty and Student Researchers
The STEAM Training in Entrepreneurial Practices I-Corps Site will fund faculty and student innovators to vet the promise of new technologies during an intensive, two-week summer training program.