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High Expectations

The University of Arkansas itself have set high standards that is above other colleges in Arkansas. So my expectations as a first year college student is also high. 97 more words


Mid-south still battling sugarcane aphid

From Delta Farm Press

As harvest nears, the white sugarcane aphid continues its residency in much of the Mid-South’s grain sorghum.

“This pest jumps out pretty quickly,” said Nick Seiter, University of Arkansas entomologist. 411 more words



It’s one week until school starts at the University of Arkansas (and the University of Nebraska, I’ll add), which in my mind means two things: Panhellenic recruitment and band camp. 98 more words



I recently visited the nostalgic city of Fayetteville, Arkansas, while on business. The downtown Fayetteville area is about five minutes driving distance from the University of Arkansas, or U of A, as the locals call it. 188 more words


Sugarcane Aphids Invade Arkansas Sorghum; Treatment Options Limited

Source: University of Arkansas Press Release. www.uaex.edu and Plant Management Network

 Grain sorghum growers in east Arkansas are discovering a new visitor: the sugarcane aphid has been showing up since June on the plant’s leaves in Ashley, Chicot, Desha and Phillips counties and it’s considered likely to spread to nearby areas. 388 more words


Cultural Tidbits

Not too much happening in the Desa…With the end of Ramadan came a break from school.

 We started school up on July 14th for a week…the first three days, nothing happened but we had classes the last three….including in those were the first time I had to teach…Peace Corps recommends that we use at least 2 weeks of observation to see the setting of our new schools and of course I lobbied for that countless times to see myself in front of class because no one truly understood the fact I wanted to purely observe and have no part in teaching. 478 more words


Meet Our Tutors: Craig McLean

Craig McLean

  • Tutors: All Mathematics & Chemistry
  • Major: Mathematics & Chemistry
  • Year: Junior
  • What has Craig been up to?
    • This summer, he was a part of the Summer Undergraduate Research in Geoscience and Engineering program (SURGE) at Stanford University.
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