Thea Winston of Forrest City has been selected as the 2014 Boyer Fellow in the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas.
Benjamin Runkle, assistant professor of biological and agricultural engineering, studies the movement of carbon dioxide between the atmosphere and vegetation, and he looks at the production of methane, a more powerful greenhouse gas, in wetlands.
Robert Zeigler, director general of the International Rice Research Institute, is the featured speaker of this year's first Global Food Opportunities seminar series
110 Honors College students are enrolled in the Honors Humanities Project, popularly known as H2P. Professors Jennifer Hoyer, Daniel Levine and Jared Phillips are team-teaching the course this semester.
Marla Mayberry has been named the new associate director for the office, effective Aug. 19. Mayberry brings 18 years of non-profit experience to the University of Arkansas.