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Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Hosts United Nations Panel on Empowering Women

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Chemical engineering graduate student Humeyra Ulusoy-Erol assembled experts on refugee women for a panel at the United Nations' Commission on the Status of Women.

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Students for Refugees to Hold Free Community Event April 23

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

RSO Students for Refugees will host a mock refugee camp April 23, an immersive experience that follows a refugee's journey from leaving their home to resettlement.

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Get Tickets This Week to Celebrate Nepali New Year 2074

Monday, April 17, 2017

The Nepali Association of Northwest Arkansas invites students to attend the celebration of the Nepali New Year 2074 at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at St. Paul Episcopal Church.

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Biological Sciences Professor Steve Stephenson Travels to India on a Fulbright Specialist Award

Friday, April 14, 2017

Steve Stephenson, a research professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, recently returned to Arkansas after spending two weeks at Shoolini University in India as a result of receiving a Fulbright Specialist Award.

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Historian Publishes Book on Suicide and Modernity in Mexico

Friday, April 14, 2017

Kathryn Sloan, associate dean in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, has published a cultural and social history of suicide in early 20th century Mexico with the University of California Press.

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University Housing's Night Market Features International Food and Culture

Friday, April 14, 2017

University Housing is organizing the annual Night Market Wednesday, April 19, to promote learning about different cultures. People from 15 countries will host booths with food and table displays with information.

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History Professor Wins Fellowship

Friday, April 14, 2017

Kelly Hammond, assistant professor of history, was awarded a highly competitive Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship.

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Harvard Nuclear Weapons and Torture Scholar to Speak Tonight

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Elaine Scarry, a leading scholar on violence and justice, will give a lecture titled "Beyond Torture and Nuclear Weapons: Reclaiming Our Social Contract" at 5:30 p.m. tonight in Gearhart Hall 26.

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This Year's Walton Study Abroad Instagram Photo Contest Winners

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The Walton Global Engagement Office announces the winners of its second annual Instagram Photo Contest.
 

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7 Reasons U of A Students Should Spend a Semester in Rome

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Interest is growing in spending a full semester at the Italian campus. Visit the information session today from 4-6 p.m. today in the Gearhart Hall Honors Lounge (GEAR 130).

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