Staff Senate Announces the University of Arkansas Part-Time Employee Recipient for 2019
Congratulations to Carolyn Lewis for being awarded the Part-Time Employee of the Year. Lewis currently serves as the outreach coordinator for the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences.
Besides traveling the state as outreach coordinator, Lewis maintains a live arthropod zoo, serves as a lab instructor for the introductory insect course and throws an end-of-semester pizza party for her department. She trains teaching assistants and conducts insect identification studies for researchers from around the country.
Part-time employees fill a vital role at the University of Arkansas, and Carolyn Lewis is a stellar example of the dedicated staff on campus.
Autumn Parker, awards chair
The Arkansas Alumni Association is pivoting its focus this year and creating new and innovative programs to better connect and serve University of Arkansas alumni.
Need a Laugh? Join Eta Sigma Phi and the Classical Studies Program for a Virtual Reading of Lysistrata
The Eta Sigma Phi Classics Honors Society and Classical Studies Program will stage a virtual live reading of Aristophanes' famous anti-war comedy, Lysistrata, from 7-9 p.m. this Saturday.
Samir El-Ghazaly, professor of electrical engineering, and his team received a $400,000 grant to develop analysis tools for high-frequency electronic components, integrated circuits and radiating systems.
The first of four lectures focusing on racism, social justice, and policing hosted by the Pryor Center. Corrigan's lecture will be held virtually via Zoom at 6 p.m.
Faculty may apply for funding to convert course materials to open resources or a spring workshop on redesigning courses to take advantage of open textbooks or library resources. Apply by Oct. 22.