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U of A Faculty, Students, Alumni Expand Knowledge of Emerging Disabilities
Lynn Koch and Phil Rumrill edit stories about issues facing people with emerging disabilities, defined as conditions that are either new to medical science or are increasing in incidence or prevalence.
Higher Education Program Faculty, Students Participate in Professional Conferences
Faculty and students participated in the annual conference of the Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, presenting research and gaining professional knowledge.
Gearhart, Miller Author New Book of Fundraising Case Studies
A new textbook by Dave Gearhart and Michael Miller, University of Arkansas higher education professors, provides case studies to help fundraising professionals think differently about solving problems.
Higher Education Professor's Work Recommended to Convention Participants
Michael Hevel's 2016 article, "Toward a History of Student Affairs," will be used by a national organization of student affairs professionals for teaching the history of discrimination in their field.
Gearhart to Serve on New Fulbright Association Presidents Council
Dave Gearhart, former chancellor of the University of Arkansas, has accepted an appointment to the Fulbright Association's inaugural Presidents Council.
Harrison Family Selected as the 2017 Family of the Year
The 2017 Family of the Year is the Harrison Family of Fayetteville, nominated by Mary Kate Harrison, a current graduate student in the higher education master's program.
Retirees Represent 137 Years of Experience in College of Education and Health Professions
Four faculty members of the College of Education and Health Professions will retire at the end of the spring semester, taking with them a combined 137 years of teaching at the University of Arkansas.
NWA Democratic Black Caucus Honors U of A Faculty
U of A faculty – Todd Shields, G. David Gearhart, Claretha Hughes, Charlene Johnson-Carter and Stacy Leeds – will be honored with lifetime achievement awards by the NWA Democratic Black Caucus.
Faculty Members Explore Changing Services to Adult Learners
Kenda Grover and Michael Miller conducted a national study of adult education program offerings and focused on how these programs are funded, by whom, how they are evaluated, and their effectiveness.