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Professor to Use Grant to Study Education's Effect on Prisoners

Professor to Use Grant to Study Education's Effect on Prisoners

A University of Arkansas professor has received an $80,000 grant to study the effect of education...

February 21, 2017

Students With Autism Present Learning Opportunity for Faculty

Students With Autism Present Learning Opportunity for Faculty

Many University of Arkansas professors and instructors will teach students who have some of the...

February 9, 2017

Video Features Teens With Disabilities Who Are Given PROMISE of Independence

Faculty and graduates of the rehabilitation education and research graduate program at the University...

February 6, 2017

Repeat Winner Says Denny Racquetball Tournament Is Special, Like Namesake

Repeat Winner Says Denny Racquetball Tournament Is Special, Like Namesake

Pawel Wolinski will try to hold onto his crown in the fourth-annual racquetball tournament set for...

February 6, 2017

Author to Give Historical Perspective on Race in College Athletics in Public Talk Monday

Author to Give Historical Perspective on Race in College Athletics in Public Talk Monday

Author Andrew Maraniss will talk about the challenges, including racial epithets and death threats,...

February 2, 2017

Volunteer Work Put ESL Symposium Speaker on Education Path

Volunteer Work Put ESL Symposium Speaker on Education Path

Last year, Amy Hewett-Olatunde was named the Minnesota Teacher of the Year at the high school where...

January 20, 2017

Worthen Appointed to Arkansas Civil Rights Committee

Worthen Appointed to Arkansas Civil Rights Committee

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights has selected five University of Arkansas faculty members, including...

January 20, 2017

Faculty Members Explore Changing Services to Adult Learners

Faculty Members Explore Changing Services to Adult Learners

Two University of Arkansas faculty members in the College of Education and Health Professions recently...

January 10, 2017

Former Refugee and ESOL Teacher to Use Experiences as Newcomer in Address to U of A ESL Symposium

Former Refugee and ESOL Teacher to Use Experiences as Newcomer in Address to U of A ESL Symposium

KimOanh Nguyen-Lam was miserable when she came to the United States from Vietnam in 1975 as a high...

January 10, 2017

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