New Director of Research Computing
Donald DuRousseau joined IT Services as director of research computing on June 29.
In this role, DuRousseau will provide strategic leadership in the areas of cyberinfrastructure technologies and academic research computing services for the university.
DuRousseau brings 20 years of technology experience including leadership with Cyber Security Education Solutions and George Washington University. He holds an M.B.A. from George Washington University and a B.S. in Computational Neuroscience from the University of California, Berkeley.
"This is a key role for IT Services as we partner with academic leaders on our campus to enhance and support the university's research and discovery goals," said Steve Krogull, interim chief information officer. "Donald's focused experience within academic research will help us meet the needs of our students, faculty and staff in new innovative ways.
The Class of 2023 for the Arkansas Alumni Association’s National Board of Directors began work on July 1.
The Arkansas Union will reopen its entire facility beginning Monday, July 6. Hill Coffee Company will also re-open on Monday, July 6, with a limited menu. Club Red Union remains open 8 a.m.to 2 p.m. weekdays.
The U of A School of Art recently hosted the second annual summer workshop for high school students that concluded with an online exhibition, 'Together Apart.'
Civil engineering doctoral student Samuel Hodges has earned the American Water Scholarship to further his research into sample gathering technology for use in drinking water.
The Graduate-Professional Student Congress donated nearly $1,000 worth of food and other needed products to the Jane B. Gearhart Full Circle Campus Food Pantry.