Centennial of Russian Revolution (1917-2017): From the Soviet Union to Cuba Through Five Films

The semester-long film series starting Tuesday will reflect on "The Centennial of Russian Revolution (1917-2017): From the Soviet Union to Cuba through Five Films."

AIM Conference Looks to Attract Students from Underrepresented Populations

The U of A Black Graduate Students' Association, in conjunction with the Graduate School and International Education, will host the Attracting Intelligent Minds Conference Feb. 22-25.

English Professor Named President of the Society for the Study of Southern Literature

Lisa Hinrichsen, associate professor of English and director of graduate studies in the Department of English, has been named president of the Society for the Study of Southern Literature. 

Acapella Group Backtrack to Perform Friday

University Programs hosts the acapella group Backtrack at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, in the Arkansas Union Theatre on the fourth floor of the Arkansas Union.

From the Perspective of an Innocence Project Exoneree

Randall Mills speaks about his experiences with the legal and correctional systems and his work with the Innocence Project at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, in Giffels Auditorium.

Portuguese Program Hosts Gabriela Watson and Free Documentary Screening

Filmmaker and activist Gabriela Watson will be screening her documentary film titled "Baobab Flowers," at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26,in the Arkansas Union Theater. 

International Affairs Expert to Discuss Challenges Facing Arab States, Feb. 26

Lisa Anderson, a Columbia University professor, will give a lecture titled "The State and Its Competitors in the Arab World" at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26 in Gearhart Hall Auditorium.

Watch 'The Help' Thursday night

University Programs hosts The Help at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, in the University Programs Video Theater located on the fourth floor of the Arkansas Union.

Italian Professor Edits Book on Pasolini

Calabretta-Sajder, visiting assistant professor of Italian, recently published the edited volume Pasolini's Lasting Impressions: Death, Eros, and Literary Enterprise in the Opus of Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Sweet Chariot Program Explores and Educates About the Underground Railroad

The journey begins 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at two starting locations: Brough Dining Center Lobby and the Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education lobby in the Arkansas Union.

Indiana School Choice Scholarship Program Topic of Lecture Friday

Ben Scafidi, director of the Education Economic Center at Kennesaw State University, will give a lecture at noon Friday, Feb. 23, about the fiscal effects of the Indiana Choice Scholarship Program.

Russell Cothren, University Relations

University of Arkansas Wins Three CASE Awards

The Alumni Association's Hog Tags fundraising program and a collaboration between the Honors College and University Relations for video and photography of Peru won regional awards.

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World Trade Center Arkansas Invites Companies To Join Dutch Trade Mission

Arkansas companies interested in trading with Dutch businesses can join the World Trade Center Arkansas delegation to the Netherlands.

Photo by Bryan Pollard/Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative

Time to Apply for Native Youth in Food and Agriculture Leadership Summit

The fifth annual summit is hosted by the Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative at the University of Arkansas School of Law. 

Amy Wilson

U of A Students Receive Steele-Croxton Memorial Scholarships

The scholarships are awarded each year by members of the Beaver Water District board of directors.

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