Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Celebrates Student Achievement at Annual Honors Day Event
The department of chemistry and biochemistry celebrated the 2014 Chemistry Honors Day on Friday, April 25. A total of $13,200 in department awards were presented to outstanding students; students received American Chemical Society, Barbara Wertheim Campbell, CHBC Achievement, Coulter W. Jones, Frederick A. Kekulé, Honorary Scholars, and Monica Mabie awards. For more information about individual awards, please visit http://chemistry.uark.edu/4832.php.
Prior to the awards ceremony, 71 junior and senior chemistry majors presented summaries of their honors research projects. For a list of the research project titles, students and research mentors, please see the list at http://chemistry.uark.edu/4829.php.
Heather Jorgensen, Administrative Support Supervisor
Chemistry and Biochemistry
Darinda Sharp, director of communications
J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences
Five students from across the state of Arkansas receive University of Arkansas’ oldest and most prestigious fellowship, worth $70,000.
A search committee has been appointed to seek new School of Law leader after Stacy Leeds, who has served as dean since 2011, steps down while continuing her role in economic development.
Consuelo Lollobrigida, faculty member at the U of A Rome Center and adjunct professor for Fulbright College, has published a book about Italian artist and architect Plautilla Bricci.
Benjamin Runkle, professor of biological and agricultural engineering, received a 3-year, $330,000 grant from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Third-year law students Leland Ferguson and Bryan Foster were the winners of the 2017 William H. Sutton Barristers' Union Trial Competition.