Short Talks From the Hill

online as a podcast
  • Hosted by Matt McGowan

Short Talks From The Hill is a podcast highlighting research and scholarly work at the University of Arkansas campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work.

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Taking the Pulse of the State

Oct 1, 2018

Janine Parry, professor of political science, is the director of the Arkansas Poll. Since 1999, this poll has provided insight into Arkansans’ opinions on policy and politics.

Making Rice Farming More Sustainable

Sep 4, 2018

Benjamin Runkle, assistant professor of biological and agricultural engineering, is helping Delta rice farmers use less water and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

The Role of Special Collections

Jul 30, 2018

Joshua Youngblood, research and outreach services librarian, discusses the role of Special Collections at the university and for the state of Arkansas.

Researchers Use DNA to Study Wildlife

Jul 9, 2018

Marlis and Michael Douglas, professsors of biological sciences, talk about the role of DNA testing in studying wildlife biology.

How Much Water Should We Drink?

Jun 4, 2018

Stavros Kavouras, professor in the College of Education and Health Professions and director of the Hydration Science Lab, discusses his research on hydration.