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.

For more information: researchfrontiers.uark.edu

The Dreaded Earworm

Mar 13, 2017
University of Arkansas

Elizabeth Margulis, professor of music and director of the Music Cognition Lab in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, discusses how we make sense of music through repetition.

Food scarcity in Northwest Arkansas

Feb 20, 2017
University of Arkansas

Kevin Fitzpatrick, director of the Community and Family Institute at the University of Arkansas, talks about his recent study on food security and health among high school students in Springdale, Ark.

Developing a Stress Test For Community Banks

Jan 30, 2017
University of Arkansas

Tim Yeager, professor of finance in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, discusses a stress test he developed to help community banks.

Understanding the Federal Reserve and the Housing and Credit Crises

Jan 9, 2017
University of Arkansas

Tim Yeager, professor of finance in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, discusses the Federal Reserve, where he worked for many years, and the housing and credit crises of the early 2000s.

Searching For the Saw-Whet Owl

Dec 20, 2016
University of Arkansas

Mitchell Pruitt is a graduate student in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. In a podcast recorded in the winter of 2015, he describes a project to study the migration patterns of the elusive northern saw-whet owl.

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