Author of UA Press's 'Hipbillies' to Speak at Fayetteville Roots Festival

Jared Phillips will be part of a panel that discusses the counterculture movement in the Ozarks in the 1970s.

Fall 2019 Volunteer Opportunities: Applications Open Now

The Volunteer Action Center has several leadership/service roles along with semester-long volunteer opportunities to fill this fall! Find out more about each project and apply now. 

Fay Jones School FaTeam Designs Garden for International Garden Festival

The U of A team included former instructor Windy Gay, staff member Justin Tucker, and students Beau Burris, Dallas Myers with additional help from professor Scott Biehle and student Max Frank.

Lyrique Quintette Performs at International Clarinet Association Conference

The Lyrique Quintette, the Music Department's faculty ensemble in residence, was invited to perform at the International Clarinet Association's annual conference, ClarinetFest 2019.

Glenn W. Hardy, Former Bumpers College Dean, Dies at Age 95

Glenn W. Hardy, who was dean of U of A's then-College of Agriculture and Home Economics for more than 22 years and a faculty member for 38 years, died on July 18. He was 95.

College of Engineering Mourns Passing of Jim Turpin

Jim Turpin, a University of Arkansas alumnus and longtime member of the chemical engineering faculty, died Aug. 15. A funeral service will held be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21.

InterVarsity Invites You to King Chicken

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, a registered student organization at the U of A, offers free chicken and a spicy chicken eating competition from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Department of Psychological Science to Host Colloquium on 'Lying Brains' and Neuroimaging

The Department of Psychological Science will host a colloquium given by Giorgio Ganis of the University of Plymouth at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30.

Tea Time With InterVarsity on Thursday

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, a U of A student organization, will host Tea Time with tea, pastries and games from 3-5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22.

Complimentary Tickets to Arkansas-Portland State Game for Faculty and Staff

Faculty and staff are invited to come out and enjoy the Razorback football season opener vs. Portland State at 3 p.m. on Aug. 31 compliments of Razorback Athletics.

Get Started With Tech

Whether you are a student, faculty, staff or parent, beginning your journey with IT Services is simpler than ever.

Abstracts for the 2019 Arkansas GIS Symposium Due by Aug. 31

The 2019 Arkansas GIS Symposium will take place in October. Abstracts for the symposium are due by Saturday, Aug. 31 and registration for the symposium is now open.

University Symphony Orchestra Hosts Auditions, Scholarships Available for String Players

The University Symphony Orchestra will hold auditions Friday, Aug. 23, through Monday, Aug. 26. The USO auditions are open to all U of A students regardless of major.

Approval Needed to Fly Drones Over University Property

Members of the campus community are reminded they must obtain approval to fly any drones over U of A property. Find out more about requesting approval or the policy regarding drones.

Drone Class Offered for Fall Semester

The course will meet in-person, or via video for online students, in three sessions — Aug. 26, Sep. 9 and Sep. 23 — and there will be a final practice exam using a drone.

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Panhellenic Bid Day Is This Saturday Morning

Panhellenic Bid Day will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, in the Chi Omega Greek Theatre and will be broadcast live on the Greek Life Facebook page. Traffic will be affected near campus.

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World Trade Center Arkansas Hosts Business Meeting for Exporters

The leader of the Export-Import Bank of the United States met to outline financial resources available to help small businesses compete.

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Researcher Flies Drones Over Iceland to Study Mars

Paul Knightly, a doctoral candidate, is studying geometric shapes formed by freezing and thawing of soil in periglacial regions. They show up in Iceland and Mars.

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Live at the Five & Dime Presents the Jake Hertzog Trio

The second season of the "Live at the Five & Dime" outdoor concert series continues on Wednesday, Aug. 21, with the Jake Hertzog Trio, featuring Jake Hertzog, Garrett Jones and Chris Teal.

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