Spring 2019 Faculty Travel Assistance Grant

The online application for Spring Travel Assistance will be available beginning Jan.14. This Provost Office sponsored grant of up to $1,000 is available to tenured and tenure-track faculty who have been invited to make conference presentations.  All requests must be submitted by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb.1, and travel must take place before June 30. Applicants will need to provide proof of presentation acceptance as well as evidence that they are the senior contributor for the presentation. International travel requests will require additional justification. Preference will be given to applicants who have secured matching or contributing funds and have not received travel assistance since spring, 2018. If you are interested in applying for travel assistance, please complete the application available on the Office for Faculty Development and Enhancement website: https://facultydev.uark.edu/investing-in-our-faculty/travel-assistance/index.php. You will receive an email confirmation that your application has been successfully submitted. If you have questions, please contact the Office for Faculty Development and Enhancement; facdev@uark.edu.


Ro Di Brezzo , vice provost for faculty affairs
Office of the Provost
479-575-2152, facdev@uark.edu


Trip to Memphis Gives Students New Cultural Experience

University Recreation and the Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education took 41 students to visit the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Industrial Engineering Professor Named John L. Imhoff Chair in Industrial Engineering

Assistant professor Kelly Sullivan has been selected as the 2019-2020 recipient of the John L. Imhoff Chair in Industrial Engineering.

University Programs Showing True Story 'BlacKkKlansman'

University Programs hosts BlacKkKlansman (rated R) at 7 p.m Tuesday, Jan. 29, in the University Programs Video Theater on the fourth floor of the Arkansas Union.

USPS Implementing New Prices for 2019

Beginning Sunday, Jan. 27, it will cost 5 cents more to mail a letter. Most other product prices for shipping will increase but will vary by product.

UA Bus Charters Is New Name for Razorback Charters

UA Bus Charters will continue to coordinate logistical concerns on campus with visitors arriving by bus, and it will also contract with various groups to provide needed transportation.

Newswire Daily