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

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Arts Cultural Events Diversity & Multiculturalism Events Humanities Lectures

Journalism Professor Wins Dissertation Award

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Awards Humanities Research & Innovation Journalism

Fahad Tasleem to Give Talk, 'Jesus: Embodiment of Islamic Spirituality,' Talk April 1

Monday, March 27, 2017

The Muslim Students Association hosts Fahad Tasleem at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 1, in J.B. Hunt 216. Tasleem will discuss how Jesus is one of the most notable and influential prophets in Islam.

Student Affairs Events Humanities Lectures Student Organizations

Russia-Eurasia Student Organization Hosts Lecture on Putin April 3

Monday, March 27, 2017

The Russia-Eurasia Student Organization hosts Masha Gessen at 6 p.m. Monday, April 3, in Old Main's Giffels Auditorium. She will lecture on "What Vladimir Putin Can Teach Us About Donald Trump."

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Student Affairs Events Humanities Lectures Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies Student Organizations

U of A Hosts Students From Six High Schools for Chemistry German Immersion Day

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Students spent the day at the Fayetteville campus conducting chemistry experiments in German.  

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Cultural Events Humanities Outreach Science World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Murniati's research tells the stories of the 'forgotten'

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Tri Murniati, a doctoral student in comparative literature and cultural studies program, is using her research to tell the stories of Indonesian domestic workers.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Humanities International Research & Innovation Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies

Panel to Address Recent Immigration Bans

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

A discussion, titled "Exiles, Immigrants, and Refugees: People With Rights Not Just Needs," will take place at noon Wednesday, March 15, in Reynolds Auditorium, Donald W. Reynolds Center for Expertise Development.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Humanities International Lectures

UA Press Author Kenneth Barnes Wins Ragsdale Award

Friday, March 10, 2017

Anti-Catholicism in Arkansas wins Arkansas Historical Association’s award for best book on Arkansas history.

Awards Humanities University Press

Lee Bebout Talks Dynamics of White Desire at English Department Event March 9

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Bebout's lecture, titled "Deep in the Heart of Whiteness: White Desire, Country Music, and the Political Potential of Love," will be Thursday, March 9.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Humanities Lectures English

Free Public Reading With Acclaimed Translator Clare Cavanagh

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Scholar and author Clare Cavanagh is the 2016-17 Walton Visiting Writer in Translation, and will give a free public reading at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 7.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Creative Writing English
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