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CNN Host W. Kamau Bell to Bring His Insights to Distinguished Lecture Series

Thursday, March 09, 2017

The political satirist and host of United Shades of America to speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at the Fayetteville Town Center.

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Journalism Students Find All Media Had Negative Tilt During 2016 Election

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Journalism students analyzed media coverage, candidate Twitter accounts and advertising during the 2016 presidential election and found that on all platforms the campaign had a decidedly negative tilt.

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Study Shows Expanding Conflict-of-Interest Problem in Congress

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Researchers found that the average S&P 500 firm has about seven members of Congress as stockholders.

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Blair Center Releases First Report From 2016 Poll, Tackles Immigration Politics

Friday, February 10, 2017

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.

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Five U of A Faculty Appointed to Arkansas Civil Rights Committee

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

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..

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Stuckey Starts Series of Distinguished Speakers for UA Department of Communication

Friday, November 18, 2016

Mary Stuckey, a communication professor at Georgia State University and current editor for Quarterly Journal of Speech, talked about the rhetoric of the presidential campaigns.

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Study Could Explain Mechanism Behind Polling Errors in Clinton-Trump Election

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Research shows disparity between Clinton, Trump voters based on who they are willing to publicly support and their true voter preference.

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Join University Housing for an Election Watch Party

Monday, November 07, 2016

The party runs from 6-10 p.m. Tuesday at Walton Hall's Brown Room.

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Arkansas Poll Finds More than 50 Percent Support for Trump, Boozman

Friday, November 04, 2016

Arkansas voters indicate they feel better about the economy compared to 2015, but are more concerned about crime, healthcare, politics.

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