By Taylor Klusman The Razorback Reporter The civilian disconnect that veterans face after they are hired raises challenges in the workplace, according to a study commissioned by Blue Star Families (BSF), an organization that advocates for veterans. BSF conducts a...

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UA Bridges the Gap with Veterans

By Veronica Torres The Razorback Reporter The more than 1,300 students who have a military affiliation are working with UA officials to ease their college transition through outreach and assistance. Erika Gamboa, director of the Veterans Resource and Information...

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Grant Could Help Crack Down on Concrete Deficiencies

By Elizabeth Green: Senior Walk, an integral part of the University of Arkansas campus, spans five miles of pavement etched with graduates’ names reaching back to 1876. As the university’s oldest tradition, and as the only Senior Walk in the country, preservation of...

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Spring Launch Set for Career Connections Class

By Caitlin Lane: The UofA is scheduled to launch a Fulbright college career connections class in the spring semester. The 3000-level course will provide a platform to connect students with employers while also giving students the opportunity to look into...

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UAPD Bike Cop and K9 Officer Share Retirement Party

By Grant Lancaster: Two veteran members of the UA Police Department retired Friday after years of service to the department. Officer Steve Meyer served the department for 43 years, working as one of the department’s primary bicycle cops. K9 Officer Dingo, a German...

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Hertz Fellowship Supports STEM Education

By Megan Wilson: Students interested in obtaining doctoral degrees in STEM fields can apply for a Hertz Foundation Fellowship. The foundation encouraging research in applied physical and biological sciences mathematics and engineering. Applications are due by Oct. 24....

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Researchers Tracking Fungus

By Elizabeth Green Nearly one-third of the global rice production is lost each year to a disease known as blast. That much rice could feed 60 million people, a UA researcher said. Martin Egan, assistant professor of plant pathology in the Dale Bumpers College of...

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UA Recruiting Efforts Yield Record Enrollments

By Megan Wilson: The University of Arkansas broke multiple enrollment records during the 2018-2019 school year, according to enrollment data. Preliminary enrollment shows 27,778 UA students, an increase of 220 from fall 2017, according to the UA website. The freshman...

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Fall Deadline Near for Undergrad Research Grants

By Megan Wilson: Students in a variety of academic fields and are interested in a research grant should apply for an undergraduate research grant by Oct. 17. Almost 200 UA students applied for the research grant tailored for undergraduates during the 2017-2018 school...

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Chancellor plans to cut costs

By Grant Lancaster: Cutting administrative costs will allow UA administrators to give back to students, faculty and staff support programs, the UA chancellor said in his annual State of the University address.   Reducing the amount spent on supplies for the more than...

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Career Development Offers Clear Path to Job Success

By Caitlin Lane: Students looking for career opportunities, resume reviews, and job search strategies can get advice from a counselor at the Career Development Center on the sixth floor in the Arkansas Union. The center provides a variety of ways employers can connect...

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