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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Dendrochronology in the Amazon

Jan 2, 2019

David Stahle, Distinguished Professor of geosciences, explains dendrochronology and talks about climate change and his work in the Amazon.

Climate Change's Effect on Organisms

Dec 3, 2018

Adam Siepielski, assistant professor of biology in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses evolution, climate change and animal mass die-offs.

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, 200 Years Later

Nov 5, 2018

Lissette Lopez Szwydky-Davis, assistant professor of English in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses her research on the enduring nature of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.

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.