Department of Communication's Yaguang Zhu Wins National Dissertation Award
Yaguang Zhu, assistant professor in the Department of Communication, has won the 2019 Laura Crowell Dissertation Award from the National Communication Association's Group Communication Division.
His dissertation is titled, "Online Support Group Participation and Social Support: Incorporating Identification and Interpersonal Bonds."
Zhu joined the communication department in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences this fall and will recieve his award at the 105th annual gathering of the National Communication Association Nov. 14-17 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Margaret Butcher, teaching assistant professor
Department of Communication
Asmita Singh, a doctoral student in food science, will have results of her research published in the March issue of the peer-reviewed journal Food Quality and Preference.
Weston Waldo has been named venture development program manager in the Office of Technology Ventures. Waldo, whose name is 王卫地 in Chinese, began his appointment on Oct. 1.
The Northwest Arkansas Council released a study and recommendations by The Sustainability Consortium based on the movement of recyclable materials.
The U of A supports these transferring students with scholarship opportunities like the Arkansas Transfer Achievement Scholarship, as well as guides to course equivalencies and transfer planning.
This program is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors with a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher from any discipline and includes a paid, 12-week assignment with a host organization. Apply by Friday, Nov. 13.