International Day of Women and Girls in Science is Feb. 11.

UA Little Rock Celebrates International Day of Women and Girls in Science

In celebration of International Day of Women and Girls in Science, UA Little Rock is highlighting some of the women in science at UA Little Rock, their amazing research, and their journeys to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Celebrates International Day of Women and Girls in Science”

Brian Walker, UA Little Rock assistant professor of chemistry, was named the Central Arkansas Professor of the Year by the Central Arkansas American Chemical Society.

UA Little Rock Chemistry Professors, Students Receive Honors

Several professors and students from the UA Little Rock Department of Chemistry have been honored by the Central Arkansas American Chemical Society.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Chemistry Professors, Students Receive Honors”

Faculty Excellence nominee Ronia Kattoum. Photo by Ben Krain.

Women to Watch at UA Little Rock – Ronia Kattoum

In celebration of Women’s History Month, UA Little Rock is profiling women in leadership positions who are making a difference at UA Little Rock and in the community. 

The next Woman to Watch at UA Little Rock of 2021 is Ronia Kattoum, instructor of chemistry and the 2021 recipient of the Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching for the Donaghey College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. She’s also earning her Ph.D. in applied sciences-chemistry at UA Little Rock and is a mother of four Continue reading “Women to Watch at UA Little Rock – Ronia Kattoum”

Anindya Ghosh

Ghosh receives Faculty Excellence in Research and Creative Endeavors award for College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences

Dr. Anindya Ghosh, professor of chemistry, is being honored as the 2020 Faculty Excellence in Research and Creative Endeavors award winner for the UA Little Rock College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences.  Continue reading “Ghosh receives Faculty Excellence in Research and Creative Endeavors award for College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences”

Anusha Bhattacharyya

Central High research student from UA Little Rock named Google Science Fair State Winner

A Little Rock Central High School senior who conducted research under the mentorship of a UA Little Rock faculty member has been named the Google Science Fair State Winner from Arkansas.   Continue reading “Central High research student from UA Little Rock named Google Science Fair State Winner”

Bijay Chhetri, a UA Little Rock biology doctoral student, and Dr. Charlette Parnell, forensic chemist at Arkansas State Crime Laboratory, are the lead authors of the article.

UA Little Rock researchers develop new, low-cost method to create thin film electrodes for supercapacitors

Researchers at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock have developed a new and inexpensive method to fabricate thin film electrode materials for supercapacitors that produce higher power at a lower cost.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock researchers develop new, low-cost method to create thin film electrodes for supercapacitors”