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Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics Student Chapter at UARK
The student chapter of the SIAM at the University of Arkansas will be hosting an introductory session at 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, in SCEN 322.
Roe Named Graduate Coordinator for Space Program
Larry Roe, director of the Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences, has been named the new graduate coordinator for the space and planetary sciences graduate program.
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.
U of A Digitally Preserves Important Dinosaur Tracks Found in Arkansas
Discovered in a working gypsum quarry in 2011, the tracks led scientists to new insights about the carnivorous theropod Acrocanthosaurus.
McComas Receives Mentor Award from National Organization for Science Teacher Educators
William McComas has been awarded the 2018 Outstanding Science Teacher Educator Mentor of the Year award by the Association for Science Teacher Education.
Fulbright College Scholarship Application Process Begins for 2018-19 Year
The J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-19 academic year. Deadline for application is 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 1.
Research Reveals Unique Optical Properties in Nanoscale Materials
Joseph B. Herzog, an assistant professor of physics, was part of a team that created large optical metasurfaces that could lead to microscale lenses and other optical components.
Biology Professor Publishes Three Books on Slime Molds, Mushrooms
Steve Stephenson, a research professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, recently co-authored or co-edited three books on myxomycetes and mushroom hunting.
Duncan Martin, Former Chair of Zoology and Biological Sciences Faculty Member, Dies at 86
Duncan Martin, 86, chair of the former Department of Zoology, now the Department of Biological Sciences in Fulbright College, passed away Saturday, Dec. 2, in Fayetteville.
NSF Grant to Help Honors College Recruit STEM Students
The National Science Foundation will award nearly $1 million over five years to recruit STEM students from underrepresented populations.