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University Recreation Memberships Available for $17 a Month

Thursday, April 18, 2019

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.

College of Education and Health Professions Health University Recreation

Dr. Brian Primack Named College of Education and Health Professions Dean

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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.

College of Education and Health Professions Administrative News Appointments Education Health

U of A Nursing Student Serves as Translator on Mission Trip Along the Amazon River

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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.

College of Education and Health Professions Health International Outreach Nursing

Catastrophic Leave Bank Program Updated to Provide Parental Leave

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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.

Administrative News Health Human Resources

Research Provides Important Insight on the Brain-Body Connection

Monday, April 15, 2019

A U of A study finds a surprising division of labor among motor cortex neurons, which could lead to insight on neurological disorders.

Graduate School J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Health Research & Innovation Science Physics

Medical Humanities RSO to Host Panel on 'How the Humanities Shape My Perspective on Medicine'

Monday, April 08, 2019

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Health Lectures Biological Sciences English

Call for Proposals for 'Are We HIP and Well Enough?' Conference

Monday, April 08, 2019

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.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Health Lectures

Bumpers, Walton Colleges Showing 'RiverBlue' to Focus on Sustainability in Apparel Industry

Friday, April 05, 2019

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.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Events Health Human Environment Sustainability Human Environmental Sciences

Researchers Test New Imaging Method for First Time on Human Patients

Thursday, April 04, 2019

The new technology is focused on improving detection and diagnosis of congenital heart disease in infants and children.

College of Engineering Engineering Health Research & Innovation Biomedical Engineering
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