Short Talks From the Hill

University of Arkansas

Celina Suarez, assistant professor of geosciences, recently received a grant to study how climate and tectonic changes affected the flora and fauna in the Late Cretaceous, 90 million years ago.

Carl Drexler, assistant research professor and station archeologist with the Arkansas Archeological Survey, discusses last summer's work at Lockesburg, an ancient Caddo site with a modern, infamous history.

University of Arkansas

Shirin Saeidi, assistant professor of political science in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, talks about challenges and rewards of her research on citizenship and gender roles in the Middle East.

University of Arkansas

Michael Plavcan, professor of anthropology in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses the importance of the discovery of Nanopithecus browni, a new species of monkey.

University of Arkansas

Jim Coleman, provost and executive vice chancellor for academic affairs, discusses his path to higher education administration and his passion for public higher education.

A "Swarm" of 3D-Printing Robots

Aug 1, 2019

Austin Williams, co-founder and chief software architect at AMBOTS, a technology startup company at the Arkansas Research and Technology Park, talks about a "swarm" of robots that 3D print and perform other manufacturing tasks.

Planets in a Tank

Jul 8, 2019
University of Arkansas

Caitlin Ahrens, a doctoral student in space and planetary sciences and manager of the university's Pluto Lab, talks about how and why scientists recreate the atmospheres of other planets and what they learn in the process.

Diagnosing and Monitoring Chronic Wounds

Jun 4, 2019
Russell Cothren / University of Arkansas

Kyle Quinn, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, discusses his research using multiphoton microscopy to create 3D images of tissue and explain how cell metabolism changes during the healing process of chronic wounds.

Technology, History and Culture

May 1, 2019

Stephanie Schulte, associate professor of communication in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses her research on the intersection of technology, history and culture.

A House of the Ozarks

Mar 31, 2019
University of Arkansas

Greg Herman, associate professor of architecture in the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design, and David Fredrick, associate professor of classics in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discuss 'A House of the Ozarks,' a 3D interactive project featuring the home of Fay Jones.