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UREC Outdoors Offers Enrichment Opportunities in Environmental Wellness
During the fall 2017 semester, the U of A launched UARK Wellness, a program that encourages members of the university community to develop across eight wellness dimensions.
Support Your Community and Help Save Lives by Giving Blood
The summer blood drive is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, at Pat Walker Health Center. Bring a photo ID. All donors will receive a free T-shirt!
Researchers Develop Method for Identifying Radiation-Resistant Tumors
The findings will help clinicians evaluate and match appropriate therapies for patients with lung cancer by identifying radiation-resistant cells through imaging.
U of A Graduate's Hydration Research Wins Awards from American College of Sports Medicine
Alumnus J.D. Adams is now a post-doctoral fellow at the Mayo Clinic and recently won two national awards for some of the research he conducted at the U of A.
Mechanical, Biological Engineers Team up to Improve Genome Sequencing
Professors Steve Tung of mechanical engineering and Jin-Woo Kim of biological engineering received an NIH grant to make DNA sequencing faster, cheaper and easier.
Doctoral Students in Food Science Win National Nutrition Video Competition
Angela Tacinelli, Aubree Hawley and Samuel Walker, doctoral students in food science, won first place in the American Society for Nutrition's "Understanding Nutritional Science" video competition.
Biomedical Engineering Professor Receives Department of Defense Funding for Wound-Healing Research
Kyle Quinn, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, has received approximately $140,000 to study the role that spinal cord injuries play in skin wound healing.
Health Center Parking Lot 29 Closed for Construction; Pedestrian Access Unavailable Through August
Lot 29 west of Pat Walker Health Center will be closed to pedestrian and vehicular traffic until Aug. 5. Parking is available in the Garland Parking Facility.
Doctoral Student, Professor Win Time at National Lab for Cancer Nanoparticle Treatment Research
David Huitink, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, and doctoral student Hayden Carlton collaborated with researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
New Short Talks: Kavouras Discusses Dehydration, Benefits of Water Consumption
In this edition of Short Talks From the Hill, Stavros Kavouras, director of the Hydration Science Lab, explains that there is no perfect answer to how much water we should drink.