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Doctoral Student Expands Knowledge of Racial Microaggressions
Kendra Shoge, a doctoral student in counselor education, studies the small acts that carry the clinical description of racial microaggressions and plans to write her dissertation on the topic.
Higher Education Professor's Work Recommended to Convention Participants
Michael Hevel's 2016 article, "Toward a History of Student Affairs," will be used by a national organization of student affairs professionals for teaching the history of discrimination in their field.
New Recording Features First Major Female African-American Composer
Recently discovered work of Arkansas native Florence Price has been recorded for the first time by U of A music professor Er-Gene Kahng.
University Recreation Finds Positive Correlation Between Facility Use and Freshman Success
Freshmen who visited UREC facilities an average of 2-3 times per week had an average cumulative GPA that is 0.7 points higher than those who did not use UREC facilities.
Graduate Student Interns Help Local Children Through Play Therapy
Graduate students gain practical experience working with children, and faculty members conduct research that shows the local impact of play therapy on academics, classroom behavior and attendance.
Honors College Calls for Research Team Grant Proposals
Faculty across campus who are working on projects with multiple objectives are invited to submit proposals for the new Honors College Research Team Grant. Application deadline is March 19.
Scholarship Gift Inspired by Research Assistantship and Faculty Mentor
A Campaign Arkansas gift from alumnus Kaiyuan Chen will create a scholarship for undergraduates pursuing research in physics.
U of A Digitally Preserves Important Dinosaur Tracks Found in Arkansas
Discovered in a working gypsum quarry in 2011, the tracks led scientists to new insights about the carnivorous theropod Acrocanthosaurus.
Research Reveals Unique Optical Properties in Nanoscale Materials
Joseph B. Herzog, an assistant professor of physics, was part of a team that created large optical metasurfaces that could lead to microscale lenses and other optical components.
Grants.gov Changes Effective Jan. 1
Grants.gov has phased out its Legacy Application Package effective Jan. 1. Workshops will be offered in January for the new web-based platform called Workspace.