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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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Violin Professor Discusses Florence Price Preservation Project in New ‘Short Talks From the Hill’

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 the University of Arkansas. My name is DeLani Bartlette. On this episode, Er-Gene Kahng, graduate chair of violin in the music department discusses her work on the Florence Price Preservation Project, which aims to bring previously overlooked composer’s works to a wider audience. Welcome Er-Gene. Er-Gene Kahng: Thank you. DB: So, would you talk a...

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Searching For Planet X; New Podcast Features Astrophysicist Daniel Whitmire

Short Talks From The Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, highlights research and scholarly work across the campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work. Bob Whitby: Hello and welcome to Short Talks from the Hill a podcast from the University of Arkansas. my name is Bob Whitby, a science writer at the university. On this episode, Daniel Whitmire, an instructor in the mathematics department and a retired astrophysicist, discusses his research on Planet X and his theory of how it causes mass extinctions. Thanks for joining us. Daniel Whitmire: Sure, my pleasure. BW: Daniel,...

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The University Relations Science and Research Team

Camilla Shumaker
director of science and research communications
479-575-7422, camillas@uark.edu

Matt McGowan
science and research writer
479-575-4246, dmcgowa@uark.edu

Robert Whitby
science and research writer
479-387-0720, whitby@uark.edu

DeLani Bartlette
feature writer
479-575-5709, dbartl@uark.edu

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