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Youngblood Discusses Role of Special Collections

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: Welcome to Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas. My name is Matt McGowan. Today I’m talking to Joshua Youngblood, research and outreach services librarian with Special Collections at Mullins Library. Welcome Joshua. Joshua Youngblood: Absolutely, thanks for having me. MM: I want you to tell us what you do, but first can you talk about special collections? JY: Special Collections is...

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Wildlife Biologists Discuss the Role of DNA in Research

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. Bob Whitby: Hello and welcome to Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas. I’m Bob Whitby, a science writer at the University of Arkansas. Today we’re talking to Michael and Marlis Douglas, both professors in the Department of Biological Sciences. Marlis holds the Bruker professorship in Life Sciences and Michael is the 21st Century Chair in Global Change Biology. Welcome. Michael and Marlis: Thank...

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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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Joshua Youngblood discusses the library’s Special Collections

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Camilla Shumaker
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479-575-7422, camillas@uark.edu

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479-387-0720, whitby@uark.edu

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