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History Doctoral Candidate Wins Smithsonian Institution Fellowship

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Graduate student Michael Shane Powers recently completed a month tenure as a Baird Society Resident Scholar Fellow at the Smithsonian Institution Libraries.  

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Graduate School Awards Humanities History

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.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Libraries Education Humanities History

Second Fulbright Student Wins Hudson Award

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Graduate student Nathaniel Conley has won a James J. Hudson Doctoral Fellowship in the Humanities for the 2017-18 academic year.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Graduate School Awards Humanities History

University of Arkansas Student Chosen as James Madison Fellow

Friday, May 12, 2017

Fellowship for graduate study is awarded to current or future teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary level.

College of Education and Health Professions Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Awards Education Politics Curriculum and Instruction History Political Science

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.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Humanities International Points of Pride History

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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Historian Finesses Spanish Hegemony in Early Modern European History

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Fulbright College's Humanities Faculty Colloquium Series continues with a presentation by professor Freddy Dominguez titled "Adventures in Writing a 'New' Political History of Early Modern Europe."

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Humanities Lectures History

'Minoan Women, Matriarchy, and Revolt' Public Lecture April 19

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

John G. Younger, an author and professor at the University of Kansas, will talk about the Minoan culture and revolution against a female-dominated society at 7 p.m. April 19 in GRAD 166.

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Stigler Lecture Features Whitney Battle-Baptiste on Black Feminist Archaeology April 11

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Whitney Battle-Baptiste's lecture, "Moving Mountains and Liberating Dialogues: My Journey Toward Creating a Black Feminist Archaeology,"  will be at 6 tonight.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Diversity & Multiculturalism Events Lectures Social Sciences African and African American Studies Anthropology History

Ethnomusicologist Frederick Lau to Give Talk on Chinese Culture for Asian Studies Speaker Series

Monday, April 10, 2017

Frederick Lau of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa will give the 2017 Mulberry-Leaf Lecture at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 13, in the Human Environmental Sciences Building (HOEC) Room 102.

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