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English Faculty Edit and Contribute to New Book Analyzing Television and the U.S. South

Friday, October 20, 2017

Small-Screen Souths: Region, Identity, and the Cultural Politics of Television will be released in November by the Louisiana State University Press.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Humanities Research & Innovation English

Researcher Studies Pollinator Plots for Warm Season Grass Lawns

Friday, October 20, 2017

Michelle Wisdom, a graduate student in horticulture, is researching ways to incorporate bulbs and other flowers into lawns and other turfgrass to provide habitat for pollinating insects.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Agriculture Research & Innovation Horticulture

Semifinalists for Exercise Science Regional Research Awards to Give Presentations Today

Friday, October 20, 2017

Ricky Perry, Samantha Mohler and Sarah Ramey will give presentations on their research from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, in Room 311 of the HPER Building.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Events Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Research Validates Fluid Diary to Measure Daily Water Intake

Friday, October 20, 2017

Members of the Hydration Science Laboratory showed that the illustrated seven-day fluid diary tested in a research project is a valid and reliable method to estimate daily water intake.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Health Research & Innovation Kinesiology

Graduate Student Registration Open for Three Minute Thesis Contest

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Three Minute Thesis competition is open to all graduate students. The registration deadline is Dec. 1.

Graduate School Events Research & Innovation

Workers May 'Choke' Under Pressure of Non-Monetary Incentives

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Researchers studied golfers trying to qualify for the Ryder Cup and find that offering non-monetary rewards may cause diminished performance. 

Sam M. Walton College of Business Business Research & Innovation Social Sciences Economics

Physicists' Research Sheds Light on Overlooked Aspect of Ferroelectric Materials

Monday, October 16, 2017

Researchers at the University of Arkansas investigating critical properties of ferroelectric thin films have shed light on an overlooked phase of the material.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Research & Innovation Science Physics

Provost's Collaborative Research Grants

Monday, October 16, 2017

The Provost's Office is offering up to $3,000 for collaborative research among two or more researchers; graduate student collaboration is permissible, but a faculty member must be principal investigator.

Awards Research & Innovation

U of A Doctoral Student Earns Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholarship

Friday, October 13, 2017

Electa Hare-Redcorn will study indigenous food sovereignty, health and agriculture policy to help combat chronic disease and obesity.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School School of Law Academic Affairs Agriculture Awards Food & Nutrition Research & Innovation Public Policy

Presentations Today to Cover Hydration, Student-Athletes in Sexual Minority

Friday, October 13, 2017

Doctoral students Cory Butts and Megan Turk will give research presentations from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13, in Room 311 of the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Building.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Events Health Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation
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