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Academic Awards Lists Are Now Posted on U of A Website
Students who earned a place on the Chancellor’s or Deans’ lists for Fall 2016, and those who graduated in December, are now listed online.
Hipp Receives President's Lifetime Achievement Award for Service
The honor was awarded by President Barack Obama for her lifetime dedication to volunteer community service.
Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative Announced as New VISTA Hub
The new partnership will place 21 AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers across Indian Country to address food insecurity challenges.
Summer Pre-Law Program Accepting Applications: March 1 Deadline
Applications are open for SPPARK, the University of Arkansas School of Law's Summer Pre-Law Program. The residential program will run from May 22-June 9. Applications are due Wednesday, March 1.
Five U of A Faculty Appointed to Arkansas Civil Rights Committee
Five faculty members from the university have been appointed to the Arkansas Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, along with two others in the UA System..
MLK Recommitment Banquet to Honor Five with 'Salute to Greatness' Awards
Cynthia Nance will deliver the keynote address and 21 scholarships will be awarded during the 21st annual event on Jan. 16 in Fayetteville.
Bumpers College, School of Law Help Quapaw Tribe With Processing Plant
The meat processing plant in Miami, Oklahoma, will also create opportunities for animal science and food science students to get training and experience.
Video Features U of A's Connections to Trail of Tears, 'Remember the Removal' Bike Ride
Dean Stacy Leeds of the University of Arkansas School of Law joined the Cherokee heritage ride and described the life-changing experience.
Law Professor Appointed Immigration Judge
Judge Elizabeth Young leaves the classroom for the courtroom to adjudicate immigration cases for the U.S. Department of Justice.
National Labor Relations Board Chairman to Speak at Law School
Mark Gaston Pearce, chairman of the National Labor Relations Board, will present "The NLRB In Changing Times" at 4 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at the School of Law.