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University Recreation Memberships Available for $17 a Month
A UREC membership grants members access to the HPER building, the UREC Fitness Center located in the Arkansas Union, and the UREC Sports Complex at Mitchell Street.
Dr. Brian Primack Named College of Education and Health Professions Dean
Primack, a medical doctor, former teacher and dean of the University of Pittsburgh Honors College, will take the helm of the College of Education and Health Professions on July 1.
U of A Nursing Student Serves as Translator on Mission Trip Along the Amazon River
Kelly Ribeiro, a student in the R.N. to B.S.N. program at the university's Eleanor Mann School of Nursing, recently served as a translator on a mission trip along the Amazon River.
Catastrophic Leave Bank Program Updated to Provide Parental Leave
The Catastrophic Leave Bank Program provides a pool of accrued leave donated by eligible employees to assist other eligible employees. One revision adds parental leave as an option.
Senegalese Sports Leaders Visit U of A to Learn About Teaching Youth Sports
The leaders will take a two week workshop prepared by U of A students, who will later visit Senagal to see the results.
Research Provides Important Insight on the Brain-Body Connection
A U of A study finds a surprising division of labor among motor cortex neurons, which could lead to insight on neurological disorders.
Medical Humanities RSO to Host Panel on 'How the Humanities Shape My Perspective on Medicine'
The Medical Humanities registered student organization will host a panel on the subject of "How the Humanities Shape My Perspective on Medicine" at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 11, in SCEN 206.
Call for Proposals for 'Are We HIP and Well Enough?' Conference
The conference organizers seek proposals for 30- to 45-minute presentations about high-impact educational practices, especially those for underserved students. Submit proposals by April 22.
Bumpers, Walton Colleges Showing 'RiverBlue' to Focus on Sustainability in Apparel Industry
The film RiverBlue , which looks at the impact of chemicals and toxic waste in the textile manufacturing industry, will be shown at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, at the Reynolds Center Auditorium.
Researchers Test New Imaging Method for First Time on Human Patients
The new technology is focused on improving detection and diagnosis of congenital heart disease in infants and children.