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Advance Arkansas: New Scholarship Initiative Will Assist Arkansans

Scholarship initiative developed by Chancellor Steinmetz will create opportunities for more students from Arkansas to attend the U of A.

Tomorrow's the Day to Go 'All In Again'

The birthday celebration and online fundraising event promises to be bigger and bolder this year and will run for 1,871 minutes in honor of the university's founding year of 1871.

Kinsey Speaks on African American Art, Culture and History This Evening

Bernard W. Kinsey, founder of world-renowned The Kinsey Collection, will speak at at 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, in Giffels Auditorium in Old Main.

U of A Retired Professor Receives Highest Honor From National Organization

Barbara Shadden, who retired as a University Professor of communication disorders in 2011, received the 2016 Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences Honors.

Teaching Academy Inducts New Fellows and Presents Imhoff Awards

The U of A Teaching Academy has inducted five new Fellows and named Lori Holyfield as the recipient of the 2016 Imhoff Award for Outstanding Teaching and Student Mentorship.

Non-Traditional Students Recognized for Academic Excellence

Off-Campus Student Services recognizes more than 600 non-traditional undergraduate students who earned at least a 3.5 grade point average by awarding them a Certificate of Academic Excellence.

Bumpers Faculty and Graduate Students Earn Awards From Entomological Society

Two faculty members and four graduate students in Bumpers College earned awards at the recently held Southeastern Branch meeting of the Entomological Society of America.

Industrial Engineering Professor Publishes Third Book

Gregory S. Parnell, research professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering, has just published his third book, Trade-off Analytics: Creating and Exploring the System Tradespace.

Architect Andrea Leers to Present 'Material Matters' Lecture on April 3

Andrea Leers will present a lecture titled "Material Matters" at 5 p.m. Monday, April 3, in Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Room 250 of Vol Walker Hall.

Journalism Professor Wins Dissertation Award

Rob Wells, assistant professor at the Walter J. Lemke Department of Journalism, won an endowed award for his doctoral dissertation on the history and problems with business journalism.

Faculty, Staff and Administrators Invited to March LGBTQA Monthly Happy Hour

The next event will be March 30 at 5:30 p.m. at Ella's in Fayetteville.

Hindu Students Association Giving Away Tickets This Week to Vasant Utsav

A beautiful spring day filled with Indian food, music and games from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at Fayetteville's Wilson Park!

Diversity Training Offered by HR

Trainings are free, but seating is limited. Please register through the EDP Training Calendar.

New Highs in Voter Turnout for 2017 ASG General Election

More than 5,800 students cast votes for candidates for ASG president, ASG vice president, ASG secretary, and ASG treasurer.

You Are Invited to the University of Arkansas' 146th Birthday Party

Celebrate the U of A in a big way from 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, in the Arkansas Union Mall. Come out for birthday cake, pin the tail on the pig, inflatables and pictures in a photo booth.

Open Education Week Events, Information

University Libraries have three events planned for Open Education Week, March 27-31.

University of Arkansas School of Law Launches Monthly Podcast

The University of Arkansas School of Law presents Conversations with the Academy a podcast designed to explore the scholarship and background of some of the nation's leading legal scholars.

Enrollment Deadline Nears for Final Spring Session of Self-Paced Online Courses

The University of Arkansas Global Campus is now accepting requests for enrollment in Self-Paced Online Courses for the final spring session, which begins Friday, April 28, and ends Tuesday, July 18.

Shuttle Bus Service Available for Kamau Bell Lecture at Town Center March 29

Razorback Charters shuttlebuses will run from the Arkansas Union underpass and Harmon Avenue Parking Garage starting at 5:30 p.m., with return trips following the event.

Women With a Hormonal Intrauterine Device Needed for Research Study

The Department of Community Health Promotion is looking for women (18-30 years of age) who have a hormonal IUD to participate in a study about hormone levels and sexual function. Earn $20.

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'Third Place Ecologies' Wins ACSA Housing Design Education Award

U of A Community Design Center master plan addresses the housing needs of an aging population in Freeman, South Dakota.

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J.D. Vance Brings His 'Hillbilly Elegy' to University of Arkansas

The Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education will host a free public lecture at 5:30 p.m. April 6 in the Arkansas Union Theatre.

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Spring Research Showcase Focuses on Data Analytics

The next Research Showcase will feature poster presentations from the eight existing centers that specialize in data analytics and data science from 3:30-6:30 p.m. April 10 at the Arkansas Union.

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CNN Host W. Kamau Bell to Bring His Insights to Distinguished Lecture Series

The political satirist and host of United Shades of America to speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at the Fayetteville Town Center.

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