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An innovative exercise asking seventh-grade students to evaluate their performance using the basic tools of discourse analysis yielded heightened self-awareness and a greater appreciation for the power of discussion, according to a paper published...
Over 80 students in grades three through eight are participating in the Young Writers Camp under way in Rogers and Siloam Springs through June 17. The camp is sponsored by the Northwest Arkansas Writing Project.
BENTONVILLE -- What happens when you bring music, dance, theatre and visual arts into English, history and science classrooms? This past school year, 25 Northwest Arkansas teachers demonstrated the answer: something very special.
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When the University of Arkansas honored its "Top 15 in 2015" class of faculty and staff research award recipients in a ceremony in April, more than half of the 15 were from the College of Education and Health Professions.
The College of Education and Health Professions at the University of Arkansas will honor three of its alumni at commencement exercises May 14 at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.
Donald D. Simpson, Ph.D., M.P.H. is dean of the College of Health Professions and professor of clinical laboratory sciences at the State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University, where he also serves as director of the Institute for...
From the DeanMore News >
The College of Education and Health Professions honored its top students in a ceremony April 20 in the Verizon Ballroom in the Arkansas Union. The college enrolled 4,089 undergraduate students and 1,321 graduate students for the 2015-16 academic...
When Ann Marie Ziegler's husband, Joe, became disabled in a bicycle accident in 2008, the couple found themselves surrounded by new health-care challenges. Thanks to the excellent medical care from three University of Arkansas nursing students, Joe...
Education ReformMore News >
University of Arkansas researchers took a deep look at data on the school voucher program in Louisiana and found that the voucher program had reduced racial stratification in public schools although it appeared to increase racial stratification in...
New research from doctoral students at the University of Arkansas suggests that principals of private schools report having more influence over their schools than principals of public schools do.
The Wall Street Journal recently cited a meta-analysis conducted by University of Arkansas researchers that found overall positive and statistically significant achievement effects of using school vouchers. The newspaper published an editorial about...
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Teaching is just part of what University of Arkansas alumnus Timothy Baghurst does in his job at Oklahoma State University. Baghurst also researches ways to improve the preparation of physical education teachers.
University of Arkansas professor Kristen Jozkowski received a distinguished alumni award earlier this month from the School of Public Health at Indiana University-Bloomington.
The Chicago Cubs invited University of Arkansas professor Jeff Bonacci to speak at the team's annual sports medicine and athletic training staff spring training symposium in Phoenix recently.
The Eleanor Mann School of NursingMore News >
Teshekia Hawkins wanted to be a nurse since she was a little girl playing with her baby dolls. Her father, who was a nurse, would bring her cotton swabs so she could care for her tiny patients.
The Eleanor Mann School of Nursing students organized a health fair at 7hills Homeless Day Center in Fayetteville on May 28, bringing in professionals to provide information about women's health services, affordable health insurance, transit services,...
Online Nursing Students in Doctoral Program Trek to Fayetteville for Hands-On Lessons in Health Assessment
Online nursing students from as far away as California gathered at the University of Arkansas in February to get hands-on health assessment training and to demonstrate critical care procedures performed by nurse practitioners in the acute care setting,...
Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication DisordersMore News >
University of Arkansas professor Carsten Schmidtke has been elected editorial board chair of the journal Career and Technical Education Research, the leading U.S. journal in the field.
The annual University of Arkansas play therapy conference offers training not only for students majoring in counseling and counseling practitioners but would be appropriate for students studying psychology, social work and nursing, said organizer...
University of Arkansas professor Claretha Hughes describes diversity intelligence in an article for TD Magazine, the publication of the Association for Talent Development, an organization with 37,000 members.
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If a loved one suddenly collapsed and became unconscious, would you know what to do? According to the American Heart Association, as many as four out of five cardiac arrests happen at home. While effective bystander CPR can double or triple a victim's...
University Recreation challenges the U of A community to 'Commit to Fit'. This incentive program for University of Arkansas students and UREC members is a perfect way to stay committed to your health and wellness goals in 2016.
The spring 2016 semester brings a variety of non-credit and continued learning opportunities in aquatics, dance, and health & safety topics for students, UREC members, faculty/staff, and Arkansas Alumni Association members. Ballet Dance, beginning...
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