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Researchers Advance Work to Fight Antibiotic Resistance with NSF Grant

Monday, August 13, 2018

A new $498,983 NSF grant will advance U of A research on improving the antimicrobial properties of silver nanoparticles that fight infection.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Health Research & Innovation Science Chemistry and Biochemistry Physics

New Research Suggests Tart Cherries May Help Intestinal Health

Monday, August 13, 2018

An international team of scientists found that Montmorency tart cherries helped to positively impact the intestinal microbiome.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Food & Nutrition Health Research & Innovation Science Food Science

Site-specific Technology Aids Nematode Control When Cotton Fields Turn to Soybeans

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

John Rupe research into the problem of parasites in soybeans shows a nematicide chemical is the most effective control strategy .

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Research & Innovation Science Plant Pathology

Geosciences Professor Receives Prestigious American Geophysical Union Award

Monday, August 06, 2018

Jill Marshall, an assistant professor of geosciences, has been awarded the 2018 Luna B. Leopold Young Scientist Award, the top award for early-career geoscientists.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Research & Innovation Science Geosciences

New Director Named for U of A Center for Math and Science

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Shawn Bell takes over as director of the University of Arkansas Center for Mathematics and Science Education today, Aug. 1.

College of Education and Health Professions Appointments Education Science

Deadline Friday for STEM Camp Offered by CMASE, Bumpers College Departments

Monday, July 23, 2018

Registration for a children's three-day summer STEM camp are being taken through Friday by the Center for Mathematics and Science Education, animal science, food science and horticulture.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences College of Education and Health Professions Engineering Science Animal Science Food Science Horticulture

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Science Sustainability Chemistry and Biochemistry

Don and Susan Bobbitt Increase Student Endowment for Chemistry, Theatre

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

A $150,000 planned gift from the University of Arkansas System president and his wife will advance student and departmental success.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences University Advancement Arts Giving Science Chemistry and Biochemistry Theatre

Fulbright College Faculty Members Honored at 2018 Retirement Reception

Thursday, July 12, 2018

After more than 92 years of combined service, three faculty members in Fulbright College recently retired and were honored following the successful completion of their final academic year.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Administrative News Humanities Science Biological Sciences English Geosciences Mathematical Sciences
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