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World Trade Center Arkansas Receives $150,000 STEP Grant

Friday, September 21, 2018

The $150,000 grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration will be used to help eligible small businesses succeed in international markets.

Awards Business Economic Development International Arkansas World Trade Center

Arkansas Trade Data Summary Highlights Key Economic Trends for Western Hemisphere

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The summary focuses on the Western Hemisphere, Arkansas' region of growth for the report and uses data from sources including the International Trade Administration and the U.S. Census Bureau.

Business Economic Development International Research & Innovation Arkansas World Trade Center

One-Fourth of Forest Loss Permanent; Global Deforestation Not Slowing Down

Friday, September 14, 2018

Researchers found permanent forest loss has shifted geographically but not slowed down, despite global efforts.

Sam M. Walton College of Business Agriculture Business Economic Development Natural Environment Research & Innovation Science Sustainability

Faculty Seminar Focuses on Helping Graduate Students Find Commercial Success

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Faculty can learn during today's seminar about how to set their graduate students on a parth to commercial success. It's at 11 a.m. in the Nanoscience and Engineering conference room. Register here.

Economic Development Events Research & Innovation Training

World Trade Center Arkansas Receives $592,000 Grant to Expand State Exports

Friday, September 07, 2018

The Economic Development Administration grant is focused on job growth and export expansion in counties affected by natural disasters.

Awards Business Economic Development International

Brooks Named Director of Small Business and Tech Development Center

Friday, September 07, 2018

A former Bank of Fayetteville president takes the reins of an entrepreneurial support organization at the University of Arkansas.

Administrative News Appointments Business Economic Development Outreach Research & Innovation

Dozens Attend Asian Business Association Seminar at World Trade Center

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Participants including students, university faculty and Arkansas businesses attended the association's seminar to become better equipped at doing international business with Asian partners.

Business Economic Development Events International

Hinton Named Associate Director of Technology Ventures

Monday, August 27, 2018

The former Mayo Clinic researcher and intellectual property manager is joining the U of A team to provide support for researchers.

Appointments Business Economic Development Research & Innovation

University of Arkansas Pens Agreement With Manufacturing Company

Friday, August 24, 2018

The University of Arkansas and the Saudi Basic Industries Corporation have established a formal agreement of cooperation that is intended to further the research objectives of each organization.

Graduate School Economic Development International Research & Innovation

World Trade Center Facilitates New International Partnership to Improve Vitamin D Access in Africa

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Bio-Tech Pharmacal of Fayetteville has launched a partnership with Princess Moradeun Ogunlana of Nigeria to begin distribution of vitamins and dietary supplements.

Business Economic Development International
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