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Harvard Nuclear Weapons and Torture Scholar to Speak Tonight
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.
Harvard Nuclear Weapons and Torture Scholar to Speak April 13
Elaine Scarry, a leading scholar on violence and justice, will give a lecture titled "Beyond Torture and Nuclear Weapons: Reclaiming Our Social Contract" Thursday, April 13.
Alumna Honored by Students with Gayle Pettus Pontz Award
The Women Law Students Association will honor Dina Wood (J.D. '88) with the Gayle Pettus Pontz Award during a reception at 5 p.m. Monday, April 10, at Fresco Cafe and Pub in Fayetteville.
Blair Center Releases First Report From 2016 Poll, Tackles Immigration Politics
The Diane D. Blair Center of Southern Politics & Society recently released the first report from its 2016 Blair Center Poll, "Intersections of Region and Race: Divided Opinions on Immigration Politics and Policy in the South," by Xavier Medina Vidal.
U of A Students Named Finalists for Nationally Competitive Fellowships
Alumna Autumn Lewis and senior Madeline Meier are contenders for separate fellowships for graduate study in England.
Fulbright College Political Science Professor Named a Public Intellectuals Fellow
Ka Zeng, professor of political science and director of Asian studies, has been named a fellow in the fifth round of the Public Intellectuals Program, sponsored by the National Committee on United States-China Relations.
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..
Two Fulbright College Faculty and Five Students Receive Fellowships From Blair Center
Fellowships given to professors Juan José Bustamante and Lisa Hinrichsen and graduate students Nathaniel Conley, Karly Eaton, Michael Shane Powers, Madeline Forrest Ramsey and Jordan Savage.