2009 archives

Battenfield Tells Top Students to Keep Compassion in Nursing

Battenfield Tells Top Students to Keep Compassion in Nursing

Betty Battenfield remembers when the first dose of penicillin was administered more than 60 years...

December 9, 2009

Nursing School Engages Young Prospects

Nursing School Engages Young Prospects

Students as young as 13 listen carefully as a nursing instructor describes how to measure a patient's...

October 10, 2009

New Ph.D.: Much Expected of Education Reform's Inaugural Class

New Ph.D.: Much Expected of Education Reform's Inaugural Class

When the department of education reform at the University of Arkansas announced in 2008 that it...

October 10, 2009

New Ph.D.: Much Expected of Education Reform's Inaugural Class

New Ph.D.: Much Expected of Education Reform's Inaugural Class

When the department of education reform at the University of Arkansas announced in 2008 that it...

October 1, 2009

Hughes Wins Early Career Award from National Organization

Claretha Hughes, assistant professor of workforce development education at the University of Arkansas,...

December 31, 2008

University of Arkansas Study of Voucher Program Finds Parents Satisfied, Say They Are More Involved

Parents report that having a choice of where to send their children to school boosts their satisfaction...

December 31, 2008

Agreement Provides for Exchange of Students between Arkansas, Sweden

A new exchange agreement between a Swedish university and the University of Arkansas grew from an...

December 31, 2008

Acclaimed Sociologist Invites Arkansas Professor to Contribute to Inaugural Issue of Journal

Noted American sociologist Irving Louis Horowitz has asked University of Arkansas professor Samuel...

December 31, 2008

University Days Offers Invigorating, Hands-On Science Education

Researchers and staff in laboratories at the University of Arkansas will welcome students and teachers...

January 31, 2009

spotlight on faculty scholarship

  • Preparing Teachers of Color to Teach

    Christian Goering, co-author Sense Publishers

  • Impact of Diversity on Organization and Career Development

    Claretha Hughes, Palgrave Macmillan

  • A Differentiated Approach to the Common Core

    Lynn Koch, co-author Springer

  • Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings

    William F. McComas, co-author Arcadia

  • The School Choice Journey

    Robert Maranto, co-author Palgrave Pivot

  • American Indian Workforce Education

    Carsten Schmidtke, Routledge