The archived stories listed here appear in their original form and may provide historical
context for stories today, but information within the archived stories such as titles
of professors, names of research centers or contact information may no longer be
valid. To check whether information within an older story is still current, please
contact the Arkansas Newswire editor at email@example.com or 479-575-5555
Arkansas Entomology Student Earns $15,000 PEO Scholar Award
Three years of dedication and academic excellence have earned entomology graduate student Hillary Fischer the $15,000 Scholar Award from the Philanthropic Education Organization.
'Environmental STEMinism' Video Wins Big at Planet Forward Storyfest Contest
Two University of Arkansas student producers will take a 10-day storytelling voyage through the Galápagos Islands, documenting plastic pollution.
U of A Classical Studies Students Triumph at National Convention
Four U of A students won the national Certamen Classics College Quiz Bowl, and one student on the team was elected president of Eta Sigma Phi, the Classics Honorary Society.
Richardson to Receive Silver Medal of Honor From University of Melbourne and CPA Australia
Vern Richardson, distinguished professor in the accounting department, is being awarded the Silver Medal of Honor from the University of Melbourne and CPA Australia.
Beloved Professor Sharon Hunt Retiring After 29-Year Career, Reception Set for May 3
Sharon Hunt, professor of kinesiology, will retire in May after 29 years of service to the College of Education and Health Professions. A "last class" and a reception will be held in May.
U of A Project Makes a Difference for Low-Income Youth With Disabilities
A new report finds that Arkansas PROMISE has succeeded at improving education and career outcomes for participants.
New Short Takes Video Looks at Life After Graduation: The Next Adventure
Like thousands of seniors, Miriam Gonzalez is joining the legacy of the U of A with her name on Senior Walk and heading to a new job in state.
U of A Biomedical Engineering Student Selected as Truman Finalist
Samia Ismail’s selection puts her among the top students in the United States.
Professor Jennifer Webb Named Fellow by Interior Design Educators Council
Jennifer Webb, a University of Arkansas professor, was recently inducted into the Council of Fellows by the Interior Design Educators Council.
Industrial Engineering Senior Earns National Service Scholarship
Senior Nicole Hayes is the recipient of the 2018-19 S. Balachandran Service Scholarship, one of five scholarships awarded nationally each year by Alpha Pi Mu, the industrial engineering honor society.