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NIH Grant to U of A Funds Study of Muscle Wasting

NIH Grant to U of A Funds Study of Muscle Wasting

University of Arkansas assistant professor Nicholas Greene has received a $412,668 grant from the...

June 29, 2017

U of A Researchers Shed New Light on Preventing Diabetes

U of A Researchers Shed New Light on Preventing Diabetes

Small amounts of physical activity may help protect against insulin resistance, a precursor to Type...

June 27, 2017

Collet's Research Shows Hope for Sanctioned Schools

Collet's Research Shows Hope for Sanctioned Schools

A report in this month's Teachers College Record shows hope for schools under sanction from state...

June 21, 2017

Springdale Teens Value Biliteracy, Earn New Award

Springdale Teens Value Biliteracy, Earn New Award

Springdale teens Idalia Siguenza and Ian Gilbert are different in many ways, but both believe a...

May 31, 2017

Doctoral Students' Study Supports Governor's Reading Initiative; Conference Scheduled

Doctoral Students' Study Supports Governor's Reading Initiative; Conference Scheduled

In January 2017, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced R.I.S.E. Arkansas (Reading Initiative for...

May 30, 2017

Professor, Graduate Team Up to Edit Book on Self-Efficacy in Education

Professor, Graduate Team Up to Edit Book on Self-Efficacy in Education

Freddie Bowles has been involved with both the national and state organizations of the Association...

May 12, 2017

Study Finds Large Funding Gap Between Charter Schools, Traditional Schools

Study Finds Large Funding Gap Between Charter Schools, Traditional Schools

The average disparity in per-pupil funding between traditional public schools and their public charter...

May 11, 2017

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Receives Grant; Dean Makes Matching Gift Challenge

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Receives Grant; Dean Makes Matching Gift Challenge

The Bernard Osher Foundation in California recently awarded $25,000 to the Osher Lifelong Learning...

May 11, 2017

Show and Tell Helps Workshop Participants Learn about ADA Accessible Design Standards

Mark Derry did not just tell workshop participants about accessible design for people with disabilities;...

May 4, 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