Doctoral Student to Speak Today on Linguistic Sexism in Academic Writing
Malachi Willis, a University of Arkansas doctoral student in public health, will present his research from 3 to 4 p.m. today, April 27 in Room 311 of the Health, Physical Education and Research Building.
Willis' presentation is titled "Linguistic Sexism in Academic Writing: The Presence and Effects of Male Firstness." He is a member of the Sexuality Education & Consent Studies Laboratory, and his faculty advisor is Kristen Jozkowski.
The presentations are part of the Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation Research Seminar Series. The seminars are free and open to the public. The series is intended to expose students and faculty to research being conducted in the department.
Heidi Wells, director of communications
College of Education and Health Professions
The award, the department's most prestigious given to a single researcher's group, supports fundamental research with the potential to advance national security.
The Oxford Film Festival has gone virtual and the film Animal by Russell Sharman, assistant professor in the Department of Communication, is being featured and premieres today.
Alex Guynn will receive the Commitment to Justice Award, Nathan Bogart will be given the Early Career Award, and the Career Champion Award will go to the Legal Team at Walmart Inc.
Sarah Judy of Walton College and J. Laurence Hare of Fulbright College have been selected by the University of Arkansas Academic Advising Council as 2019-20 outstanding academic advisors.
Starting at 5 p.m. today, webBASIS will be unavailable and BASIS access will be limited until 8 a.m. Monday, June 1. This planned outage is required to convert BASIS data to the new Workday system.