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Scholarship Gift Inspired by Research Assistantship and Faculty Mentor
A Campaign Arkansas gift from alumnus Kaiyuan Chen will create a scholarship for undergraduates pursuing research in physics.
NSF Grant to Support Professor's, Graduate Student's Interdisciplinary Research
Professor Steve Tung and graduate student Bo Ma have received an NSF I-Corps grant to explore the commercialization of the pair's nanofluidic system for DNA sequencing.
World Trade Center Arkansas Launches 'Gateways' Podcast Series
The Gateways podcast will help Arkansas companies understand and overcome complex issues in global commerce, trade and business.
Training Course Prepares Drone Pilots to Take FAA Certification Exam
This four-session course begins Jan. 20 and teaches best practices and practical, hands-on skills to fly unmanned aircraft safely and legally.
Kim Needy Named Interim Vice Provost for Research and Innovation
Dean Kim Needy and associate professor of history Trish Starks will co-chair the search committee for a permanent vice provost.
Entomology Graduate Students Win President's Prize at ESA Meeting
Five graduate students from the U of A's entomology program brought home President's Prize awards from the recent Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America in Denver, Colorado.
Arkansas Tops SEC and Ranks in Top 15 Nationally
Arkansas leads all Southeastern Conference intercollegiate athletics programs and ranks among the top 15 programs in the nation in the latest 2017-18 Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings.
David Wilson Joins Transit and Parking Department
David Wilson of Springdale joined the University of Arkansas Transit and Parking Department as communications director on Dec. 11.
Duncan Selected to Present at 2017 Midwest Clinic
Jamal Duncan, assistant director of bands in the Department of Music, will give a juried presentation on Dec. 20 at the 71st Midwest Clinic International Band, Orchestra and Music Conference.
Department of Theatre Students and Alumni Featured in TheatreSquared Production
TheatreSquared's production of It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, on stage now through New Year's Eve, features several Department of Theatre M.F.A. acting alumni and current candidates.