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Conversations With The Academy: David Epstein

Apr 26, 2017

David Epstein, the George E. Allen Chair at the University of Richmond School of Law and former dean of the University of Arkansas School of Law, was on campus in February of 2016 as part of the University of Arkansas School of Law’s speaker exchange program. He and Darinda Sharp discuss his research on third party beneficiary law.

LBJ and The Great Society

Apr 10, 2017
University of Arkansas

Randall Woods, Distinguished Professor in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, talks about his latest book: Prisoners of Hope: Lyndon B. Johnson, the Great Society, and the Limits of Liberalism.

Conversations with the Academy: Joel Goldstein

Mar 27, 2017
courtesy / Saint Louis University

Vice presidential scholar Joel Goldstein discusses his research with Darinda Sharp. Goldstein, the Vincent C. Immel Professor of Law at Saint Louis University School of Law, was on campus in April 2016 as part of the Hartman Hotz Lectures in Law and Liberal Arts.

Conversations with the Academy: Stacey Lantagne

Mar 27, 2017
courtesy / University of Mississippi

Darinda Sharp and Stacey Lantagne, assistant professor at the University of Mississippi School of Law, discuss her research on fan fiction and the law. Lantagne was on campus in February 2016 as part of the University of Arkansas School of Law’s speaker exchange program.

Conversations with the Academy: Deborah Jones Merritt

Mar 27, 2017
courtesy / Ohio State University

In this inaugural episode, Darinda Sharp talks with Deborah Jones Merritt, the John Deaver Drinko-Baker & Hostetler Chair in Law at Ohio State University. Merritt talks about her research in cognitive science and the law. She was on campus in November 2015 as part of the Hartman Hotz Lectures in Law and Liberal Arts.

The Dreaded Earworm

Mar 13, 2017
courtesy / University of Arkansas

Elizabeth Margulis, professor of music and director of the Music Cognition Lab in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses how we make sense of music through repetition.

Food Scarcity in Northwest Arkansas

Feb 20, 2017
University of Arkansas

Kevin Fitzpatrick, director of the Community and Family Institute at the University of Arkansas, talks about his recent study on food security and health among high school students in Springdale, Ark.

Developing a Stress Test For Community Banks

Jan 30, 2017
University of Arkansas

Tim Yeager, professor of finance in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, discusses a stress test he developed to help community banks.

Understanding the Federal Reserve and the Housing and Credit Crises

Jan 9, 2017
University of Arkansas

Tim Yeager, professor of finance in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, discusses the Federal Reserve, where he worked for many years, and the housing and credit crises of the early 2000s.

Searching For the Saw-Whet Owl

Dec 20, 2016
University of Arkansas

Mitchell Pruitt is a graduate student in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. In a podcast recorded in the winter of 2015, he describes a project to study the migration patterns of the elusive northern saw-whet owl.

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