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The News-Herald
Area students graduate from Kent State UniversityAlbanese of Middlefield, Associate of Science. Collin Alberts of Cleveland, Cu
Area students graduate from Kent State University
The News-Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
Albanese of Middlefield, Associate of Science. Collin Alberts of Cleveland, Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science from the College of Arts and Sciences. Brenda Alexander-O’Neil of Middlefield, Master of Science in Nursing from the College of... Read more
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The Current
#WeAreOrlando Bridges Orlando and UMSL – The CurrentFlorida. But Pulse is more than just a name at the University of Missouri- St.
#WeAreOrlando Bridges Orlando and UMSL – The Current
The Current / Posted 16 hours ago
Florida. But Pulse is more than just a name at the University of Missouri- St. Louis. UMSL faculty and staff from the College of Arts and Sciences, Counseling Services, Gender Studies, and the Millennium Student Center came together to... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Study shows opinions divided by race on school resource officers, police use of forcein 2015, according to a study conducted at the University of South Carolina. T
Study shows opinions divided by race on school resource officers, police use of force
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 22 hours ago
in 2015, according to a study conducted at the University of South Carolina. Tuesday the University of South Carolina College of Arts and Sciences Institute for Public Service and Policy Research released the results of its survey titled:... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Cyclops' beetles hint at solution to 'chicken-and-egg' problem in novel trait evolutionin the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, was led by Eduardo Zattara, a postdo
'Cyclops' beetles hint at solution to 'chicken-and-egg' problem in novel trait evolution
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, was led by Eduardo Zattara, a postdoctoral researcher in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology. It was published in tandem with another study led by Hannah Busey, an... Read more
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The Chronicle
Who's who: people to know on campustold The Chronicle that his idea of happiness is spending time with his grandch
Who's who: people to know on campus
The Chronicle / Posted yesterday
told The Chronicle that his idea of happiness is spending time with his grandchildren. Valerie Ashby, dean of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, is responsible for providing undergraduates with a well-rounded, engaging liberal arts... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
MU hosts active shooter/active threat training sessionThe previous system did not give out this information. One MU staff member, Me
MU hosts active shooter/active threat training session
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
The previous system did not give out this information. One MU staff member, Melody Galen, works as the editor for the College of Arts and Sciences. Galen said she has some concerns about the building she works in if there were to be an active... Read more
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The News & Observer
At UNC, the private donations are rolling inand an anonymous donor’s $7.5 million bequest to create professorships in the c
At UNC, the private donations are rolling in
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
and an anonymous donor’s $7.5 million bequest to create professorships in the communication and history departments in the College of Arts and Sciences. Overall, UNC received contributions from 68,000 donors in the fiscal year that ended J... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
News from UTcampus, Danielle Julie Carrier became the head of the Department of Biosystems
News from UT
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
campus, Danielle Julie Carrier became the head of the Department of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science in April. The College of Arts and Sciences has three new leaders who started this month. David Wilson is the new director of the School of... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Howell Hall shows off new technology at reopeningat reopening Leah Moore | Published 42 minutes ago New technology was on displ
Howell Hall shows off new technology at reopening
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
at reopening Leah Moore | Published 42 minutes ago New technology was on display after Kevin Guskiewicz, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, cut the red ribbon to introduce the renovated Howell Hall. Friday afternoon, faculty, students... Read more
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New Kerala
Stones used as hunting weapons a million years ago identified - newkerala.com #107160the evolution of hunting," said one of the study authors Geoffrey Bingham, Prof
Stones used as hunting weapons a million years ago identified - newkerala.com #107160
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
the evolution of hunting," said one of the study authors Geoffrey Bingham, Professor in the Indiana University Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences in the US. "We don't think that throwing is the sole, or even primary, function of these... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Archaeologists shed more light on purpose of ancient stone artifactsthat the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," sai
Archaeologists shed more light on purpose of ancient stone artifacts
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
that the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," said Bingham, a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and an author on the study. "We don't think that... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Vanderbilt establishes addiction research centerthree dozen faculty members from eight departments in the School of Medicine an
Vanderbilt establishes addiction research center
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 5 days ago
three dozen faculty members from eight departments in the School of Medicine and four from the Vanderbilt University's College of Arts and Sciences. It will include experts from a variety of fields ranging from anesthesiology, hearing and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tool or weapon? New research throws light on stone artifacts' use as ancient projectilesthat the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," sai
Tool or weapon? New research throws light on stone artifacts' use as ancient projectiles
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
that the throwing of stones played a key role in the evolution of hunting," said Bingham, a professor in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and an author on the study. "We don't think that... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Forman named Tulane's new senior vice president, provoststaff. The university says Robin Forman, a Harvard-trained mathematician who c
Forman named Tulane's new senior vice president, provost
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
staff. The university says Robin Forman, a Harvard-trained mathematician who currently serves as the dean of Emory College of Arts and Sciences, has been named senior vice president for academic affairs and provost. Forman's position is... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB takes part in NIDA internship program that exposes students to researchto take a year off before applying to graduate school. Paul Meyer, assistant p
UB takes part in NIDA internship program that exposes students to research
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 7 days ago
to take a year off before applying to graduate school. Paul Meyer, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, is working with two NIDA summer interns. Anne Taylor, a rising senior from Rochester who... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB seed fund aims to make IMPACT on new, innovative researchteam: Bogdan Beirowski, Department of Biochemistry; G. Ekin Atilla-Gokcumen, De
UB seed fund aims to make IMPACT on new, innovative research
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 7 days ago
team: Bogdan Beirowski, Department of Biochemistry; G. Ekin Atilla-Gokcumen, Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences; and Elisabetta Babetto, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Jacobs School of Medicine... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Purge of the pasthis long-time opposition to historic civil rights acts. Which would be like cha
Purge of the past
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
his long-time opposition to historic civil rights acts. Which would be like changing the name of the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas because of his hand in framing the notorious Southern... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Honor Roll for the week of July 10parents or other people who come in contact with university employees. Dr. Tim
Niagara Honor Roll for the week of July 10
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
parents or other people who come in contact with university employees. Dr. Timothy Ireland, dean of Niagara University’s College of Arts and Sciences, was chosen as a recipient of the University at Albany School of Criminal Justice Distinguished... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
The Wearable CloudAL - infoZine - Newswise - Ragib Hasan, Ph.D., assistant professor of computer
The Wearable Cloud
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 12 days ago
AL - infoZine - Newswise - Ragib Hasan, Ph.D., assistant professor of computer and information sciences in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences, and Rasib Khan, Ph.D., a recent postdoctoral graduate student, presented the concept and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers confirm marine animals live longer at high latitudesRoyal Society B" (The Royal Society, 2016). David Moss, a Ph.D. student in the
Researchers confirm marine animals live longer at high latitudes
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Royal Society B" (The Royal Society, 2016). David Moss, a Ph.D. student in the Earth sciences department, located in the College of Arts and Sciences, is the article's lead author. "We've created a global database of more than 1,100 populations... Read more
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PhysOrg
Wearable cloud could be less expensive, more powerful form of mobile computingsystem embedded into clothing. Ragib Hasan, Ph.D., assistant professor of comp
Wearable cloud could be less expensive, more powerful form of mobile computing
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
system embedded into clothing. Ragib Hasan, Ph.D., assistant professor of computer and information sciences in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences, and Rasib Khan, Ph.D., a recent postdoctoral graduate student, presented the concept and... Read more
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Computer Business Review
The ultimate cloud accessory – researchers develop wearable personal cloudcould soon become the ultimate accessory. Rajib Hasan, assistant professor of
The ultimate cloud accessory – researchers develop wearable personal cloud
Computer Business Review / Posted 12 days ago
could soon become the ultimate accessory. Rajib Hasan, assistant professor of computer and information sciences in the UAB college of Arts and Sciences, and Rasib Khan, a recent postdoctoral graduate student, presented their wearable cloud jacket... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Schovanec shares his journey to TTU president desksaid. He was chair for almost 10 years after that, but he wasn't sure if he wa
Schovanec shares his journey to TTU president desk
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 13 days ago
said. He was chair for almost 10 years after that, but he wasn't sure if he wanted to take his next step with the College of Arts and Sciences. "When she first approached me about being the interim dean, I wasn't interested," Schovanec... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB to stage simulated ‘active shooter’ full-scale exerciseon the North Campus. For the exercise, UPD also will collaborate with UB Emerg
UB to stage simulated ‘active shooter’ full-scale exercise
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 13 days ago
on the North Campus. For the exercise, UPD also will collaborate with UB Emergency Management, Student Affairs and the College of Arts and Sciences. “This drill is important to do because we have never incorporated EMS and fire partners in an... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
TWU leading way against sexual violencea nine-year, U.S. Department of Justice-funded program aimed at ending violence
TWU leading way against sexual violence
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
a nine-year, U.S. Department of Justice-funded program aimed at ending violence against women. Abigail Tilton, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, has extensive experience in developing policies and managing grants. Tilley is a registered... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
11 related stories
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
11 related stories
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WALB Albany / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
11 related stories
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survivallong as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christin
Health insurance status may affect cancer patients' survival
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
long as people have disparities in their social support systems," said Christine Spencer, interim dean at the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Baltimore. "If you fear the loss of your job while you undergo treatment,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Illuminating sulfides' roles in the bodydiscovered to be important, the market is often very small," said Brian Kraft,
Illuminating sulfides' roles in the body
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
discovered to be important, the market is often very small," said Brian Kraft, director of business development for the WSU College of Arts and Sciences."The licensing portal will make Dr. Xian's unique tools directly available to current users... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Travis Allen to keynote back to school kick offthe Ken Blanchard College of Business, the College of Education, the College of
Travis Allen to keynote back to school kick off
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
the Ken Blanchard College of Business, the College of Education, the College of Nursing and Health Care Professions, the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Theology, the College of Fine Arts and Production, and the College of Doctoral... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Geographers use GIS mapping technique to identify socially, medically vulnerable older adultsdata and geographic information systems (GIS) mapping techniques, Dr. Justin St
Geographers use GIS mapping technique to identify socially, medically vulnerable older adults
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
data and geographic information systems (GIS) mapping techniques, Dr. Justin Stoler, an assistant professor at the UM College of Arts and Sciences, and his fellow researchers mapped and analyzed areas of socially and medically vulnerable older... Read more
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Business Wire
Credit Czar, FICO Savant, and Baby Protector David Howe Gets Uncle Bena U.S. consumer every minute of every hour of every day. Howe holds an Associa
Credit Czar, FICO Savant, and Baby Protector David Howe Gets Uncle Ben
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
a U.S. consumer every minute of every hour of every day. Howe holds an Associate and Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State University with an academic focus in human behavior at the macro level, political... Read more
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Ventura County Star
New president of CSU Channel Islands starts her job with a ‘listening tour’Provost Gayle Hutchinson left this summer to become the first female president
New president of CSU Channel Islands starts her job with a ‘listening tour’
Ventura County Star / Posted 15 days ago
Provost Gayle Hutchinson left this summer to become the first female president at Chico State University. The deans of the College of Arts and Sciences, as well as the School of Education, also have left. Together, the growth and turnover mean the... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Grambling gets new provost and veep for academic affairswith several personnel searches. She has served as executive assistant to the p
Grambling gets new provost and veep for academic affairs
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
with several personnel searches. She has served as executive assistant to the president and as assistant dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Smiley succeeds Janet Guyden, who has returned to the classroom. This article originally... Read more
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Boston Globe
What is ahead for Suffolk University after months of turmoil?the school’s buildings on Beacon Hill and in Downtown Crossing. In an e-mail l
What is ahead for Suffolk University after months of turmoil?
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
the school’s buildings on Beacon Hill and in Downtown Crossing. In an e-mail last week to her professors, the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences tried to rally her faculty. “I am asking you not to let the latest round of news dishearten... Read more
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Sun Star
A new building for a century-old institutionBachelor of Science in Secondary Education, as well as masteral and doctorate d
A new building for a century-old institution
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education, as well as masteral and doctorate degrees in education). It also has a College of Arts and Sciences with English literature, Language and Communication, Tourism, Psychology, Chemistry, Physics,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Physicists receive three-year NSF grant to apply principles of soft-matter physics to cancer therapyThree physicists in the College of Arts and Sciences are using a major grant to
Physicists receive three-year NSF grant to apply principles of soft-matter physics to cancer therapy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
Three physicists in the College of Arts and Sciences are using a major grant to study the dynamics and interactions of cancer cells. M. Lisa Manning, associate professor of physics; M. Cristina Marchetti, the William R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Activists on Paul Smith’s Alumni Boardsince the college founder Phelps Smith had said in his will that the school sho
Activists on Paul Smith’s Alumni Board
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 18 days ago
since the college founder Phelps Smith had said in his will that the school should "be forever known as 'Paul Smith's College of Arts and Sciences.'" Heller says they stood for election in a concerted effort to balance the interests of the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Barbara WoodsWV. She attended Marshall at a time when the only other older students were in
Barbara Woods
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
WV. She attended Marshall at a time when the only other older students were in Teachers College and she, being in the College of Arts and Sciences and majoring in a male-dominated field (accounting and economics), was not only the only older... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
History students take a walk through Birmingham's pastcomes in two flavors, says Pamela Sterne King, assistant professor and director
History students take a walk through Birmingham's past
The Birmingham Times / Posted 20 days ago
comes in two flavors, says Pamela Sterne King, assistant professor and director of the undergraduate program in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences Department of History. Academic history, typically published, is aimed at professional scholars.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers show how human movement through popular places shapes outbreaks1 while a related paper by the same team will appear shortly in Physical Review
Researchers show how human movement through popular places shapes outbreaks
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
1 while a related paper by the same team will appear shortly in Physical Review E. Neil Johnson, a physicist at UM's College of Arts and Sciences, says the research proposes "a new contribution to introduce, model, and understand the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson Resignsheld several other leadership roles after joining the faculty in 1993. She has
Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson Resigns
Arkansas Business / Posted 20 days ago
held several other leadership roles after joining the faculty in 1993. She has also served as associate dean of the then-College of Arts and Sciences and taught for several years in the Department of Biological Sciences, where she also held chair... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Hudson resigns as Chancellor of Arkansas State UniversityPrior to her appointment as associate vice chancellor for Academic Services in
Hudson resigns as Chancellor of Arkansas State University
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
Prior to her appointment as associate vice chancellor for Academic Services in 2000, she was associate dean of the then-College of Arts and Sciences and taught for several years in the Department of Biological Sciences, where she also held chair... Read more
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