Annmarie Dill

Dill Named Technical Writer/Editor for UA Little Rock’s Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences

Annmarie Dill of Little Rock has wanted to become a writer since the age of 8. Ever since graduating from UA Little Rock with a master’s degree in professional and technical writing, she’s pursued her dream as a freelance writer. Continue reading “Dill Named Technical Writer/Editor for UA Little Rock’s Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences”

Ruby Trotter

UA Little Rock Graduate Follows in Family’s Footsteps 

For Ruby Trotter, graduating from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock has become a family tradition. Because she’s a double major in chemistry and Spanish, she will likely walk across the stage twice on May 14 – during the morning ceremony and in the afternoon. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Graduate Follows in Family’s Footsteps “

Spotlight on Student Researcher: Ruby Trotter

Spotlight on Nanotechnology Researchers: Ruby Trotter

UA Little Rock is highlighting some of our student researchers in celebration of National Nanotechnology Day on Oct. 9. Ruby Trotter is an undergraduate student researcher at the Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences at UA Little Rock.

She is a recipient of a UA Little Rock Signature Experience program, which awards students up to $1,000 to support a research project, creative activity, or community service project that is influential to their academic development.

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Stephanie Gilchrist

Spotlight on Nanotechnology Researchers: Stephanie Gilchrist

UA Little Rock is highlighting some of our student nanotechnology researchers in celebration of National Nanotechnology Day on Oct. 9. Stephanie Gilchrist is an undergraduate student researcher at the Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences.

A mechanical engineering major, she is a recipient of the UA Little Rock Signature Experience program, which awards students up to $1,000 to support a research project, creative activity, or community service project that is influential to their academic development.

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Dr. K. Bao Vang-Dings

New grant, National Fellowship for UA Little Rock Nanotechnology Researcher

Dr. K. Bao Vang-Dings, research assistant professor at the Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences at UA Little Rock, is ringing in the summer with exciting news. Continue reading “New grant, National Fellowship for UA Little Rock Nanotechnology Researcher”

Ingrid Safina will graduate UA Little Rock in December with a PhD in Applied Biosciences. Ingrid has been researching skin regeneration at the UA Little Rock Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences (CINS) investigated new ways to use nanoscale materials to regenerate skin.

Nanotechnology research in skin generation lands UA Little Rock grad job at Columbia University

Ingrid Safina, an applied biosciences doctoral student, will graduate in December with a Ph.D. from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, multiple published papers, and a job offer from Columbia University.

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William King

UA Little Rock Student researches improving and prolonging human life 

The path to becoming a researcher takes many different forms. For UA Little Rock student William King, it all started with a fifth-grade plot to take over the world. 

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Dr. Alexandru Biris is chief scientist and director of the Center for Integrative Nanotechnology Sciences at UA Little Rock.

U.S. Department of Defense awards UA Little Rock $5.6 million grant to develop bone regeneration technology

The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded the University of Arkansas at Little Rock a $5.6 million grant to advance the NuCress™ scaffold, a groundbreaking bone regeneration technology. Continue reading “U.S. Department of Defense awards UA Little Rock $5.6 million grant to develop bone regeneration technology”

Faculty, staff, and students from UA Little Rock ride the Tour de Rock in honor of Steve McClellan's brother, Bruce.

UA Little Rock employees ride Tour de Rock in honor of vice chancellor’s brother

Nine employees from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock rode nearly 550 miles in honor of a vice chancellor’s brother who is battling cancer.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock employees ride Tour de Rock in honor of vice chancellor’s brother”

Photo of Emilie Darrigues by Ben Krain.

UA Little Rock student wins awards for research into treatment of pancreatic cancer using nanomedicine

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock doctoral student is receiving accolades for her research studying 3D models for the treatment of pancreatic cancer using nanomedicine.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock student wins awards for research into treatment of pancreatic cancer using nanomedicine”