University Relations

First Recipients of U of A Chancellor's Humanities and Arts Grant Named

Nine projects in the humanities and performing arts will receive a combined total of $532,245 in seed funding to spark creative activity.

Fine Arts Center Gallery is Transformed by 'Sentients' Exhibition

Sentients opens today in the Fine Arts Center Gallery and will be on display through Feb. 23. All are invited to attend the opening reception from 5-7 this evening Friday, Jan. 17.

Campus, Community Invited to Join ASG and Black Students Association for Annual MLK Vigil Monday

The vigil will occur at the end of the annual march and is part of a full day's events. The march starts at 11:15 a.m. in Lot 56 on MLK Boulevard and goes to the Arkansas Union for the vigil.

U of A Professor Kristi Perryman Wins Research Award at Creativity in Counseling Conference

Kristi Perryman, assistant professor, recently received a research award at the Association for Creativity in Counseling Conference for her work in trauma therapy.

School of Law to Host Second Session of the Arkansas Public Service Academy

Members of the inaugural class of 24 lawyers and 12 students were announced in October 2019 after a selection process that included an essay on the applicant's vision for public service.

Honors College Retro Readings Course to Focus on the World of J.R.R. Tolkien

Tolkien, an Oxford professor of medieval literature, thought deeply about the power of myth, the justness of war, and humanity's relationship to the natural world — topics that still resonate. Apply by April 3.

University of Arkansas ARTeacher Fellowship Program Accepting 2020 Applications

The fellowship provides secondary teachers with an intensive course of training and development focused on using arts-based strategies in the English, science or social studies classroom. Apply by Feb. 10.

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Ledbetter Receives Benjamin Franklin Lever Fellowship

Kendra Ledbetter, a first-year graduate student in the communication sciences and disorders program, has been awarded the Benjamin Franklin Lever Tuition Fellowship.

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English Professor Receives Fellowship From National Endowment for the Arts

U of A professor Toni Jensen has been awarded a $25,000 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts for the upcoming year.

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Architect Marshall Brown to Present 'Je Est un Autre' Lecture on Jan. 23 at Crystal Bridges

Marshall Brown will present a lecture at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, as part of the the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design lecture series.

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U of A Faulkner Center Welcomes 'Josephine' to the Stage

Josephine tells the story of the iconic Josephine Baker, the first African-American international superstar. It will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, at the Faulkner Center.

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