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Online Resource Provides Latest Updates on Student Travel Impacted by Coronavirus
A new Coronavirus Updates webpage offers students and parents current information and relevant resources about studying abroad and international travel.
Learn Krav Maga Self-Defense; Class Begins March 3
Pat Walker Health Center's Wellness and Health Promotion department is offering a Krav Maga self-defense class beginning Tuesday, March 3.
Two On-Campus Support Groups Available for Survivors of Sexual and Relationship Violence
Pat Walker Health Center offers two support groups for survivors of sexual and relationship violence — a Survivors Chat Group and a program called Teal Healing.
Special Education Professor's Book Offers Advice on Sexuality Education for Children with Autism
Peggy Schaefer Whitby, a professor of special education, has fielded calls for years about how to teach sexuality education to children with autism. Now she has a book to help them.
ADH Vaccine Clinic Today in Union Ballroom
The Arkansas Department of Health is holding a vaccine clinic for anyone still needing to receive the Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Arkansas Union Verizon Ballroom.
Counselor Launches Second Career Through U of A's new Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program
Danielle Glenn started classes in January with the first-ever occupational therapy cohort of 27 students at the University of Arkansas and UAMS Northwest.
University Recreation to Host Its Annual Celebrate Cycle Competition
University Recreation is hosting its annual Celebrate Cycle competition against the University of Georgia from Feb. 24-28. Attend any of several cycling events to add your mileage to the total.
Part of Daily Routine Keeps Razorback Transit Buses Safe and Sanitary
Buses are cleaned each night when they come in, and sanitation efforts are a part of this.
Medical Humanities Minor Now Available to U of A Students
The medical humanities minor gives an overview of the ways in which various disciplines in the humanities inform, intersect with, and apply to understandings of the medical arts and sciences.
Inventors Spotlight: Steve Tung and Bo Ma
Professor Steve Tung and postdoctoral research fellow Bo Ma have been awarded a second commercialization grant from the Chancellor's Fund in support of their portable, handheld DNA-sequencing system.