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Groundbreaking for New Journalism and Student Media Center April 28

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The U of A will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Sue Walk Burnett Journalism and Student Media Center at 2 p.m. Friday, April 28, on the Kimpel Hall patio at Dickson and McIlroy.

Facilities Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Student Affairs Events Giving Humanities Journalism

A Meeting of Miss Americas: Women's Giving Circle Hosts Spring Event

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Donna Axum Whitworth, a founding member of the Women's Giving Circle and Miss America 1964, was joined by Savvy Shields, Miss America 2017, for the spring reception.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Giving

Staff Success: Former Custodian Earns Civil Engineering Degree

Friday, April 21, 2017

The Staff Senate Scholarship program helped Chris Shapley earn his civil engineering degree and now he's headed to a full-time job with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation.

College of Engineering Walton College of Business Giving Civil Engineering

New Scholarships Will Increase the Quality of Computer Science Education in Arkansas

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A $75,000 gift from ForwARd Arkansas will provide scholarships for University of Arkansas students pursuing a secondary teaching license in the field of computer science.

College of Engineering Giving

University Receives Two Campaign Gifts in Support of Entrepreneurship Hub

Friday, April 14, 2017

Jerry and Kay Brewer and Clete and Tammy Brewer donate a combined $600,000 to fund the creation of an entrepreneurship hub for students.

Facilities Walton College of Business Business Economic Development Giving Research & Innovation

Start Preparing Now for Staff Senate Scholarship

Friday, April 14, 2017

The Staff Senate Scholarship officially opens in a couple of weeks starting April 28 and close on June 2. Start now gathering the items needed for the application process.

Awards Giving

Chancellor's Medal Recipients Named for 2017 Towers of Old Main Event

Monday, April 10, 2017

Sandra and Robert Connor and Margaret Whillock will be celebrated for their philanthropy and service at the event on April 21.

Awards Giving

Apparel Merchandising Alumna Allen to Be Guest Designer for Fashion Show

Friday, April 07, 2017

Brittany Allen, the featured designer for the Enclothe: Futuristic Floral Benefit Fashion Show, created items worn by Lady Gaga and Bon Jovi.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences Others Design Events Giving Human Environment AFLS-Human Environmental Sciences

U of A Students Hold Dance to Raise Money for Fayetteville Senior Center

Friday, April 07, 2017

Students in the School of Social Work have organized a "Spring in Your Step" dance on April 20 to raise money for the Fayetteville Senior Center. There will be dancing, music, games and raffles.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Entertainment Events Giving Outreach Social Work

Student Bar Association to Host Annual Golf Scramble

Friday, April 07, 2017

The U of A School of Law Student Bar Association will hold its annual Golf Scramble at 1 p.m. Friday, April 14, at Stonebridge Meadows Golf Course in Fayetteville.

School of Law Events Giving Student Organizations
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