Short Talks From the Hill

online as a podcast
  • Hosted by Matt McGowan

Short Talks From The Hill is a podcast highlighting research and scholarly work at the University of Arkansas campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work.

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Researchers Use DNA to Study Wildlife

Jul 9, 2018

Marlis and Michael Douglas, professsors of biological sciences, talk about the role of DNA testing in studying wildlife biology.

How Much Water Should We Drink?

Jun 4, 2018

Stavros Kavouras, professor in the College of Education and Health Professions and director of the Hydration Science Lab, discusses his research on hydration.

Dowling Lays Out the Facts about Chiggers and Ticks

Apr 30, 2018

Ashley Dowling, associate professor of entomology for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture and the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, discusses chiggers and ticks.

Terhune Discusses Research at Romanian Fossil Site

Apr 6, 2018

Claire Terhune, assistant professor of anthropology in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses her research on the temporomandibular joint and important fossil sites in Romania.

Lynn Jacobs, a Distinguished Professor of art in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses the development of triptychs – paintings that have three panels and are hinged together so they can fold – in Germany during the 15th century.