Free Public Reading by Julie Buntin and Gabe Habash

Julie Buntin and Gabe Habash, the 2019-20 Walton Visiting Writers in Fiction, will give readings of their work at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov.19th, in Gearhart Hall, 0026 on the U of A campus.

Chancellor Releases Third Installment of 2020: Focus on the Future Series

Chancellor Joe Steinmetz' third action item details how the university should be the graduate school of choice for students seeking to diversify and amplify their educational outcomes. 

Mullins Library Hosts The Un-Quiet on Friday, Nov. 22

Beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, the campus is invited to make some entertaining noise on the third and fourth floor of Mullins Library before they are closed for renovation.

Transit and Parking Is Hosting a Campus Food Drive

Transit and Parking is taking the lead on a November and December food drive and is setting up sites on campus to collect items, starting on Monday, Nov. 18.

Staff Senate Applauds Progress Made to Enhance Employee Pay and Benefits

Staff Senate representatives meet monthly with Chancellor Joe Steinmetz and continue collaborative efforts to enhance employee compenstation.

 

Join ISO for the annual International Bazaar

The International Students Organization invites all U of A students to attend the International Bazaar from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, in the Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge.

Association for Women in Sciences Hosts Seminar on the Gender Confidence Gap Nov. 21

The Association for Women in Science invites all students to its inaugural seminar, "Addressing the Gender Confidence Gap," from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, in Arkansas Union 512.

Chinese Culture and Arts Festival Scheduled for Nov. 22

Chinese Student and Scholars Association invites students to attend the Chinese Culture and Arts Festival at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at the Donald W. Reynolds Center.

'Places Journal' Board Members Convene on Fayetteville Campus for Annual Meeting

Representatives from 30 universities around the world will gather on the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville on Nov. 15 and 16 as the Places Journal board of directors holds its annual meeting.

Panel Discussion on Diversity and Inclusion in Finance Set for Nov. 18

The panel discussion will look at the successes and challenges of diversity and inclusion in finance. It will be from 3-5 p.m. Monday at Grit Studios, 125 W. Central Avenue, Suite 200, in Bentonville.

Health Center Adds Two New Academic Credit Courses to Wellness Academic Series

The two new courses — Tai Chi and Nature Rx — are listed as PBHL 2101 Special Topics and are offered in collaboration with the Public Health Program.

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Voice Students Advance to Finals in NATS Competition

Voice students Dennese Adkins, Sophia Chiocco, Gloria Deveraux, Kyle Forehand, Ethan Godfrey, Mickel Gordon and Stacee Lyles qualified for national competition at Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Play Readings at TheatreSquared Continue With Two New U of A Works

Playwrights Brendan Beseth and Adrienne Dawes will read works-in-progress during “New Voices at the T2 Commons” Nov. 17 and Dec. 8.

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University Employees Prepare 20,000 Meals for Arkansas Families in Need

More than 1,200 pounds of Arkansas rice were used to pack meals for local food banks to help feed those in need.

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University of Arkansas Named to Alliance Aimed at Diversifying STEM Faculty

The U of A is one of 20 public research universities added to a collaborative coalition aimed at enhancing faculty diversity and implementing inclusive practices in the STEM disciplines. 

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