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Arkansas Research and Technology Park to Co-Host Startup Crawl

Friday, September 22, 2017

The Startup Crawl will feature local startups, live music, food, craft beer from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29.

Business Design Economic Development Engineering Events Research & Innovation Science

Presentations Today to Cover STEM Career Opportunities, Student Research

Friday, September 22, 2017

Staff member Cynthia Sides and doctoral student Mary Hunt will give presentations from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 in Room 311 of the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Building.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Health Lectures Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Engineering Professor Receives NSF Fellowship Through New Initiative

Thursday, September 21, 2017

EPSCoR funding will allow assistant professor Lauren Greenlee to work with scientists at UNLV on materials to improve fuel cells and batteries.

College of Engineering Awards Engineering Research & Innovation Science

Research on Coffee Consumption Shows Adverse Effect on Fluid Balance

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

New research by doctoral student Adam Seal at the Hydration Science Laboratory suggests that habitual coffee drinkers who drink more than two cups of strong coffee could experience caffeine-induced diuresis.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Health Research & Innovation Health, Sport and Exercise

'Organ-on-a-Chip' May Help Treat Brain Injuries and Disease

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Nasya Sturdivant, a doctoral student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, hopes her research can improve the treatment of traumatic brain injuries by way of an effective .

College of Engineering Graduate School Engineering Health Research & Innovation Science Biomedical Engineering

Biological Sciences and Arkansas High Performance Computing Center Host Bioinformatics Workshop

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

An on-campus workshop earlier this month demonstrated the research applications of Jetstream for the U of A community.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Research & Innovation Biological Sciences

U of A Professor Co-Authors Piece on Political Correctness for Chronicle of Higher Education

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Bob Maranto, a professor in the Department of Education Reform, argues in a Chronicle of Higher Education article that worries of university students being swayed to liberal viewpoints is overblown.

College of Education and Health Professions Education Politics Research & Innovation Education Reform

New IRB Protocol Submission Process Debuts

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Institutional Review Board is now accepting protocol forms online within the RazorGrant system. For investigators with protocols ready to submit, hands-on training is available.

Administrative News Research & Innovation Vice Provost - Research & Economic Devel

Frazier Writes Textbook on Diagnosing, Treating Communicative Disorders

Monday, September 18, 2017

Kimberly Frazier, associate professor of communication disorders, has written a textbook that addresses the importance of clinical phonetics in the diagnosis and remediation of communicative disorders.

College of Education and Health Professions Education Research & Innovation
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