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TSC and Cornell University Join Forces on Research and Innovation for a More Sustainable Future

Thursday, January 16, 2020

The Sustainability Consortium, administered by Arizona State University and the University of Arkansas, is partnering with the Cornell Atkinson Center for Sustainability to improve consumer products.

Sam M. Walton College of Business Business Economic Development Research and Innovation Sustainability

Resiliency Center Director Marty Matlock Named Chair of National Council's Leaders' Alliance

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Marty Matlock, executive director of the University of Arkansas Resiliency Center, was recently elected to chair the Leaders' Alliance of the National Council for Science and the Environment.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Appointments Natural Environment Sustainability

'TransMap' Will Ensure Reliable and Efficient Transportation Networks

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

MarTREC researchers received a $1.5 million award to develop a data-driven map that will aid decisions on transportation infrastructure.

College of Engineering J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Engineering Natural Environment Research and Innovation Science Sustainability Transportation Geosciences Industrial Engineering

Let's Be Careful Out There: Helmet Giveaway Supports E-Scooter Safety

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

 The university has implemented additional safety precautions for e-scooters on campus, but you should follow safety rules, practice defensive scootering and wear a helmet to improve safety.

Facilities Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Sustainability Transportation

Salvage Swings Project Named as Finalist in 2019 Interior Design Best of Year Awards

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

The design by faculty members Jessica Colangelo and Charles Sharpless uses cross-laminated timber salvaged from the construction of Adohi Hall to create swings with a view.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Architecture Awards Design Sustainability

Helmet Giveaway Underway

Monday, December 02, 2019

Starting today, Monday, Dec. 2, the U of A Office for Sustainability will be giving away helmets to e-scooter riders and cyclists who stop by the office at 238 Harmon Ave.

Events Sustainability Transportation

Wastewater Toolbox Launched to Help Textile Industry Improve Wastewater Footprint

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

The Sustainability Consortium has launched a Wastewater 101 Toolbox to help the textile industry learn about the causes, impact and treatment of wastewater.

Sam M. Walton College of Business Business Economic Development Sustainability

Reinhold Martin to Present 'Dialectical Regionalism: For a Green New Deal' Lecture on Nov. 15

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

Reinhold Martin of Columbia University will present a lecture at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, in Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Room 250 of Vol Walker Hall.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Architecture Design Events Lectures Sustainability

Interdisciplinary Sustainability Minor Available to All University Students

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

The sustainability minor is an 18-hour interdisciplinary program that can enhance and reflect each student's academic and career interests.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Academic Affairs Sustainability

U of A Joins Select Company, Earns Gold Status as a Bicycle Friendly University

Monday, October 21, 2019

University of Arkansas becomes only second SEC institution to receive Gold award designation from the League of American Bicyclists.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Awards Events Sustainability
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