Representative Tim Griffin Visits CNSM 8/11/2011

Arkansas' District 2 Representative Tim Griffin payed a visit to the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at UCA today (8/11/11).  He came to learn about the STEM Residential College, the UCA STEM Institute, and the research conducted by students and faculty in the College.  In a Youtube video Dr. Carl Frederickson (Associate Dean of the College) and Congressman Griffin talk about the visit.


Rep. Griffin sectioning an armadillo brain in Dr. Jeff Padberg's lab.

Congressman Tim Griffin places brain samples from an armadillo in a container during a visit to one of the science labs at the University of Central Arkansas on Aug. 8. Dr. Jeffrey Padberg, an assistant professor in the Biology Department at the University of Central Arkansas, looks on.


Ashley Hicks explains her fluid flow measurements to Representative Griffin.

Ashley Hicks, a junior physics major, discusses an experiment with Congressman Tim Griffin at a science lab at the University of Central Arkansas on Aug. 8. Griffin also took part in a tour of the STEM Residential College on campus.