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Fay Jones School Campaign Gifts Build Upon State's Timber Legacy and Forests
Three gifts totaling $3 million will support a new forest education facility, timber and wood design exhibition, and scholarships.
'Teachings of Islam to Protect the Environment' Lecture on Nov. 19
Nana Firman, an environment and sustainability specialist, will give a lecture titled "Teaching of Islam to Protect the Environment" at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, in Giffels Auditorium.
November at Garvan Gardens Brings Bonsai for Beginners, Fall Photography and Holiday Lights
Garvan Woodland Gardens will open its annual Holiday Lights display in November with a week full of special events, including an inaugural tree-lighting ceremony, a visit with reindeer and concerts.
In New 'Short Talks,' Plavcan Discusses Nanopithecus Browni, a New Species of Monkey
In the latest edition of the Short Talks From the Hill, professor Michael Plavcan talks about his research into a monkey that lived in Africa 4.2 million years ago.
Visiting Professor at U of A Focuses Research on Climate Change and Missouri Agriculture
A recently published manuscript Tim Eichler, a visiting assistant professor at the U of A and an expert on climate change, focuses on Southern Hemisphere storm tracks.
Study: Climate Change Could Cause Drought in Wheat-Growing Areas
Up to 60 percent of current production areas could see simultaneous, severe and prolonged water shortages by the end of the century.
Join People Around the World Striking for the Planet at the NWA Climate Strike
This Friday, Sept. 27, the Center for Sustainability and the Young Democrats register student organization will be co-sponsoring and joining the Northwest Arkansas Climate Strike at the Fayetteville Square.
Three Students Awarded Steele-Croxton Scholarships for Fall
Three U of A students — Emily Sherrill, Jake Krier and Alyssa Ferri — were chosen to receive Joe M. Steele & Hardy W. Croxton Memorial Scholarships for the fall 2019 semester.
National Association of Black Geoscientists Conference Hosted by University of Arkansas
The University of Arkansas hosted the National Association of Black Geoscientists this past week with presentations on a broad spectrum of events and a field trip to learn about the Morrowan Continental Shelf.
Professors Write New Book on Ozark Forest Science
University of Arkansas professors Frederick Paillet and Steven Stephenson have published a new book on the science of Northwest Arkansas' scenery.