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World Languages Department Now Has 13 Master Teachers

Friday, April 21, 2017

Linda Jones, associate professor of instructional technology, is the latest faculty member from the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures honored with the Fulbright College master teaching award.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Academic Affairs Awards World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Honors College to Launch 'Retro Readings' with Course on Tolkien

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Honors College will offer a new series of "Retro Readings" honors courses, the first starting this fall and focusing author J.R.R. Tolkien. Deadline to apply is May 1.

Honors College Academic Affairs Humanities

Sam M. Walton College of Business, Accounting Department Reaccredited

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The U of A business college has maintained accreditation by the by AACSB International since 1931.

Walton College of Business Academic Affairs Business Points of Pride Accounting

ConnectU2 Prepares Freshman Commuters for Sophomore Year

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Learn about campus resources to aid the transition to a successful sophomore year at ConnectU2 from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, in Arkansas Union 508-510.

Student Affairs Academic Affairs Events

University General Education Core Curriculum Committee to Hold Campus-wide Town Hall Meetings

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The University General Education Core Curriculum Committee will hold three town hall meetings about a possible reform of general and undergraduate education during the week of April 24.

Academic Affairs Education Events

Honorary Degrees, Speaker Announced for All University Commencement

Monday, April 17, 2017

Civil rights pioneer, state business leader to be honored during U of A spring ceremony; advocate for abused women to address students.

Academic Affairs Administrative News Awards Points of Pride

Middle East Studies Program Announces Courses for May Intersession, Fall 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The Middle East Studies Program will offer courses in anthropology, Arabic language, literature, history, political science and religion during the May 2017 Intersession and the fall 2017 semester. 

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Academic Affairs Humanities Middle East Studies

New Portuguese Course to Serve as Pilot for Teletandem Project

Monday, April 10, 2017

Teletandem is an online language exchange program, wherein foreign language students in one country are paired with native speakers from universities abroad where the target language is spoken.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Academic Affairs Humanities World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Instructors Learn Classroom Clicker Tips at Lunch Event April 20

Monday, April 10, 2017

Instructors are invited to learn how to use clickers in their classrooms from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 20 in Room 308 of the Arkansas Union. RSVP by noon April 17.

Global Campus Academic Affairs Events Training
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