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UAMS Cures RxResults' One-Sided Contract

UAMS Cures RxResults' One-Sided Contract

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has corrected a contract that for nearly eight years gave a private company the exclusive right to market UAMS' intellectual property and resulted in no royalty payments for UAMS.
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Arkansas Trucking Association Looks to College For Help

The Arkansas Trucking Association is trying to do something novel to address the high turnover rate for trucking executives by naming four college students to the association's 40 Under 40 Council.
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Alumna Gives $1M to Support SAU Engineering Program

Southern Arkansas University has received more than $1 million to support its new engineering program.
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