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Weatherby's Law Article Offers Legal Framework to Examine School Discipline Reform

Friday, January 15, 2021

Associate professor Danielle Weatherby's new article, "Student Discipline and the Active Avoidance Doctrine," has been published in the newest issue of the University of California Davis Law Review.

School of Law Law & Justice Research & Innovation

'The Darwin Seminar' Interdisciplinary Class Offered This Semester

Friday, January 08, 2021

Don't be slow. Sign up for the interdisciplinary honors course, The Darwin Seminar, being taught by a team of 10 professors who explore the life of Darwin and the science of evolution.

College of Education and Health Professions Academic Affairs Humanities Law & Justice Science Department of Curriculum and Education

Murphy Joins School of Law Leadership Team

Monday, December 21, 2020

Tiffany Murphy, associate professor of law and director of the Criminal Practice Clinic, has been appointed as the school's associate dean for academic affairs.

School of Law Academic Affairs Appointments Law & Justice

Study Finds 'Big 4' Auditing Firms Respond to Negative News Coverage

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Negative news caused the four largest firms to increase audit attention and improve audit quality. A study confirms the media’s watchdog role.

Graduate School Sam M. Walton College of Business Business & Finance Law & Justice Research & Innovation Department of Accounting

Parker Named Director of Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Erin Parker has been named director of the University of Arkansas Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative in the School of Law.

School of Law Agriculture Appointments Diversity & Inclusion Law & Justice

Three Employees Named to Civil Rights Committee

Monday, December 14, 2020

Cynthia Nance, Danielle Weatherby and Danielle L. Williams were appointed to the Arkansas Advisory Committee for the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights to provide counsel and guidance.

Office of Diversity and Inclusion School of Law Appointments Diversity & Inclusion Law & Justice

Pryor Center's Series Concludes With Presentation on Body-Worn Cameras, Police Accountability

Thursday, December 03, 2020

Natalie Todak, assistant professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, for a presentation on "Body-Worn Cameras and Police Accountability: High Hopes, Lackluster Evidence."

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Law & Justice Lectures, Colloquia & Symposia Pryor Center for Arkansas Oral & Visual History

National Experts Collaborate to Examine Food, Law and COVID-19

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Susan Schneider, director of the Master of Laws program in agricultural and food law, and professors nationwide taught a course to examine issues around food, law and COVID-19.

School of Law Academic Affairs Agriculture Alumni Health, Fitness & Wellness Law & Justice

Pryor Center's Fall Lecture Series Culminates With Presentation on Body-Worn Cameras and Police Accountability

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Natalie Todak, of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, will give a presentation on "Body-Worn Cameras and Police Accountability: High Hopes, Lackluster Evidence" at 6 p.m. Dec. 3.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Law & Justice Lectures, Colloquia & Symposia Politics & Government Pryor Center for Arkansas Oral & Visual History
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