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Mapping the Natural State: Arkansans Making and Using Maps

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

An exhibit at University Libraries titled Mapping the Natural State: Arkansans Making and Using Maps features maps of Arkansas, as well as maps drawn by Arkansans. The exhibit is up until Sept. 7.

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University Libraries Complete Largest Digital Collection to Date

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

The Arkansas Extension Circulars have been digitized and are now available online. 

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Perceived Composer, Author Intent Influences Experience of Music, Poetry

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Research shows empathy for a perceived artist affects enjoyment and that listeners want their music happy but their poetry sad.

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U of A Music Professor Publishes First Collection on Korean Art Song in United States

Monday, July 24, 2017

Moon-Sook Park, an assistant professor of music, has just co-authored a two-volume work on Korean Art Song with her colleague and former student, You-Seong Kim of North Park University.

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Professor Explores Gender Identity in Post-Conflict Societies

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Erika Almenara studies the aftermath of human rights abuses in Peru and in Chile, particularly as they affect gender identity. Read more about her research in the Field Notes section of Research Frontiers.

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Summer Stipends Pave Way for Humanities Research Around the World

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Five humanities scholars in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences competed for and earned $5,000 summer stipends to engage in research abroad and/or writing respites. 

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University Libraries Digitize Southland Papers

Friday, June 16, 2017

A new digital exhibit is now available for viewing on the University Libraries' website tells the story of the first institution of higher learning west of the Mississippi River for African-Americans.

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Fulbright College Faculty Members Honored at Retirement Reception

Friday, June 16, 2017

After more than 236 years of combined service, six Fulbright College faculty members are retiring following the successful completion of their final academic year.

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Jeff Shannon to Present Shadow Patterns at Two Arkansas Events

Thursday, June 15, 2017

U of A professor will discuss new book about renowned Arkansas architect Fay Jones at Arkansas Arts Center, Fayetteville Public Library

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