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Interdisciplinary Sustainability Minor Available to All Students
The minor in sustainability provides foundational knowledge and skills related to the emerging discipline of sustainability and to prepare students to become innovators within their diverse fields.
Taking Care of Customers and Environment Pays Off, Study Shows
Researchers found companies that receive awards for customer service and environmental sustainability report better sales growth and cost efficiency.
VeoRide Optimizes Service Area and Introduces 'Hubs'
Data from the first month of bicycle use in VeoRide bike-share program have allowed establishment of "hubs" where higher use of the bicycles can be concentrated.
U of A Students Awarded Steele-Croxton Memorial Scholarships
Donations are being sought to support students focusing on careers in the water sector.
U of A Researchers Lead Consortium Studying Genetics of Heat-Tolerant Rice
A study of hundreds of varieties of rice could help farmers breed crops that can withstand the stress of increasing temperatures.
Matlock, Champion of Science in Sustainability, Honored With Borlaug Communication Award
Marty Matlock, director of the University of Arkansas Resiliency Center, was honored with the Borlaug Communication Award by the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology.
U of A Project to Help Farmers Recycle Water, Recover Nutrients for Fertilizer
Researchers are developing systems to recycle wastewater and recover nutrients for fertilizer to reduce water consumption in farming.
Walton College Research Professor Honored by North American Case Research Association
David Graham Hyatt, research associate professor of supply chain management, was honored for his work with Delta Plastics, an Arkansas company, and development of a teaching case.
When Finished Riding a VeoRide Bike Here's Where to Park It
Riders are asked not to block sidewalks – to avoid fees, park bikes in a rack or out of the way of pedestrians.
Good Parking Habits Encouraged Amid Record-Setting Bike Share Launch
More than 2,200 people hopped on the new VeoRide bike share system and have taken over 3,000 rides in just the first six days.