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U of A Designated as a Minority Serving Institution by Department of Education

Federal designation recognizes enrollment of classification “American Indian and Alaska Native” students in recent years.

Postponed: Dean Leeds Talk on Politics, Law and the Cherokee Experience

Postponed: U of A School of Law Dean Stacy Leeds was to have presented “The Art of Law and Politics: The Cherokee Experience” today but the talk has been postponed.

'Primal Fear': A Showcase of Dissociative Identity Disorder and Lecture April 26

The Psychology Club invites students to a showing of Primal Fear, with an introduction by Jennifer Veilleux, Wednesday, April 26, at the UP Video Theatre in the Arkansas Union.

Fabula Bound Presents the fiddler Issue 3, May 2

Fabula Bound invites students to a release party to celebrate Issue 3 of the fiddler, a student literary magazine, Tuesday, May 2.

Y.O.L.O. Hosts the Fourth Annual Coffee For a Cause

Join You Ought to Live Optimistically (Y.O.L.O.) Friday, April 28, for the best cup of coffee you've had this semester and learn about the positive economic impact that the fair-trade coffee business has played in some developing countries. 

P.R.I.D.E. Prom, a Prom for Everyone, on April 28

Join the P.R.I.D.E. Prom in this reclamation and celebration at 7 p.m. Friday, April 28, in the Arkansas Union Verizon Ballroom. All students are invited.

Distinguished Alumnus J. Chester Johnson Will Speak Wednesday and Thursday

J. Chester Johnson, poet, essayist, translator and distinguished alumnus, will speak at the U of A Wednesday and Thursday, April 26-27, on two topics, including the Elaine Race Massacre of 1919.

USO and Collegiate Chorale Present 'Transformations'

The University Symphony Orchestra and the University of Arkansas Collegiate Chorale will present "Transformations" on May 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Faulkner Performing Arts Center.

Super Smash Bros Video Game Night April 25

University Programs hosts Super Smash Bros Night at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, in the Arkansas Union Student Technology Center.

Muslimas of UARK Speaker Event: A Personal Inspirational Story of a Blind Scientist

The Muslimas of UARK RSO invites students to attend a lecture by research fellow Mona Minkara Tuesday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. at Old Main's Giffels Auditorium.

Leadership Lenses Offers Lessons and Skills

The exhibit will run from April 25 until May 4. The reception is set to take place on April 25 from 4-5:30 p.m.

All Faculty Dead Day Lunch and Poster Presentations

The All Faculty Dead Day Lunch & Poster Presentations from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 5, in Arkansas Union Ballroom. RSVP by noon Friday, April 28.

April Cordes Chair Event

All U of A faculty are invited to the April Cordes Chair Event, 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, in the Home Economics Building, rooms 108-109.

Water Professionals Seek Greater Regional Collaboration

Brian Haggard, director of the Arkansas Water Resources Center, traveled to Mississippi State University earlier this month to speak at the SEC Academic Conference.

Yearbook Distribution on Tuesday

Come pick up your free 2015-16 yearbook! Yearbooks will be handed out April 25 at the Arkansas Union Mall from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

World Renowned Guitarist, David Leisner, to Give Public Workshop

Internationally renowned guitarist David Leisner will give a classical guitar workshop in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall at 2 p.m. Friday, April 28.

Deadline for Submitting to Discovery Journal Is May 2

Discovery, the undergraduate research journal of the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, is inviting submissions for the Fall 2017 issue (Vol. 18).

Untrained Males Needed for Protein Supplementation and Exercise Training Study

The Human Performance Lab is seeking males between the ages of 35-55 years to participate in a research study evaluating the effects of protein supplementation.

Participants Wanted for Focus Group Research

Students aged 21-plus are invited to participate in focus group research related to drinking behaviors.

Chance to Win $50 Gift Card by Taking Survey

Participate in a survey about math attitudes for a chance to win a gift card. This survey is open to all University of Arkansas students.

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Staff Success: Former Custodian Earns Civil Engineering Degree

The Staff Senate Scholarship program helped Chris Shapley earn his civil engineering degree and now he's headed to a full-time job with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation.
 

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Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies Class Contributes to Multiple Disciplines

The D.E. King Equine Program recently added an interdisciplinary course focusing in equine-assisted activities and therapies, and it's been a big hit with students across campus.

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World Languages Department Now Has 13 Master Teachers

Linda Jones, associate professor of instructional technology, is the latest faculty member from the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures honored with the Fulbright College master teaching award.

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Lincoln Students Gain IT Instruction Through U of A, Rockfish Partnership

High school students explore computer science job options while learning information technology basics from an industry professional.

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