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Kavouras Discusses Dehydration, Benefits of Water Consumption

Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, highlights research and scholarly work across campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work. DeLani Bartlette: Hello and welcome to Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from University of Arkansas. My name is DeLani Bartlette. In this episode, Stavros Kavouras, professor in the College of Education and Health Professions and director of the Hydration Science Lab, discusses his research on hydration. Hi Dr. Kavouras. Stavros Kavouras: Hi. Thank you for the invitation; it’s my pleasure and my honor to be here. DB:...

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Dowling Lays Out the Facts About Chiggers and Ticks

Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, highlights research and scholarly work across campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work. Camilla Shumaker: Hi, welcome to Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas. I’m Camilla Shumaker, and I’m here with Ashley Dowling, associate professor of entomology, and today we’re going to be talking about chiggers and ticks. I noticed on your website you refer to chiggers as charismatic, which is not a way I would have thought to describe them, so explain why you say...

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Terhune Discusses Research at Famous Fossil Site in Romania

Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, highlights research and scholarly work across campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work. Matt McGowan: Hello and welcome to Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast of the University of Arkansas. My name is Matt McGowan. Today we are talking to Claire Terhune, assistant professor of anthropology in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. Claire Terhune: Hello, thanks for having me. MM: I guess the first question I want to ask you is to talk a little bit about...

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In New ‘Short Talks,’ Lynn Jacobs Discusses 15th-Century German Triptychs

Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, highlights research and scholarly work across campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work. Bettina Lehovec: Hello welcome to Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas. I’m Bettina Lehovec, talking with art historian Lynn Jacobs about her recent research on German triptychs. Lynn is a Distinguished Professor in the School of Art and the author of several books, including Opening Doors, the Early Netherlandish Triptych Reinterpreted. Thanks for joining us, Lynn. Lynn Jacobs: Thanks so much for having...

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In New ‘Short Talks From the Hill,’ Archeologist Discusses Arkansas Bluff Shelters and Leetown Dig

Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, highlights research and scholarly work across campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work. Matt McGowan: Hello and welcome to Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast of the University of Arkansas. My name is Matt McGowan. Today we’re talking to Jamie Brandon, research station archaeologist with the Arkansas Archaeological Survey and he is also a research associate professor in the Department of Anthropology here at the University of Arkansas. The first question I want to ask you, Dr. Brandon, is something I’ve...

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Kavouras Discusses Dehydration, Benefits of Water Consumption

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