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Geffrey Davis Awarded Prestigious Literary Fellowship
Geffrey Davis, a professor of poetry in the Program for Creative Writing and Translation, has been awarded a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts.
UA Electrical Engineering Alumnus Takes Part in NASA's Mission History
Emmanuel Decrossas, an engineer who specializes in radio frequency and microwave antennae at NASA, studied how small spacecraft could effectively transmit data back to Earth.
EMPOWER Program Helps Young Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Thrive
The four-year, non-degree program teaches life skills and functional academics though an on-campus experience with student mentors.
Blackwell Firm Wins National AIA Honor Award for Memphis' Shelby Farms Park
The collaborative design was one of four projects honored by the American Institute of Architects for Regional and Urban Design.
School of Art Hosts First Master of Fine Arts Open Studios Tour
Experience a behind-the-scenes look into the graduate students' private studios and gain insights into their artistic process.
Residence Halls Named for Professors Emeriti Margaret Clark, Gordon Morgan
Margaret Clark and Gordon Morgan were the first African American professors on campus and have continued to serve the campus and community in retirement.
Student Media Director and Journalism Faculty Member Named Top-10 Educator
Crain's NewsPro magazine named Robyn M. Starling-Ledbetter, director of student media and instructor of journalism, one of the top journalism educators of the year.
AECT's Shoulders Earns Cooperation Award for Work With State Agriculture Teachers
Kate Shoulders, associate professor of agricultural education, received the Outstanding Cooperation award at the National Association of Agricultural Educators convention.
U of A Online Bachelor's Degree Programs Ranked No. 18 by 'U.S. News'
Online graduate education programs climbed to No. 46, and online graduate engineering programs held steady at No. 45
Student Accounting Team Invited to Prestigious Deloitte Challenge
The University of Arkansas team members were Georgia Autrey, Paige Ledgerwood, Morgan Mzyk, Madison Mzyk, Shanon Kubat and Laura Minton.