Biomedical Engineering Post-Doctoral Fellow receives AHA Fellowship

Asya Ozkizilcik, a Post-Doctoral Fellow for the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has received an American Heart Association fellowship.

Anniversary of Atlanta Shooting Recognized With Musical Tribute

In collaboration with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, U of A's Asian Pacific Americans Employee Impact Group and Ensemble HanSori pay musical tribute and remembrance through a video.

English Professor's Co-Edited Collection Named 2020 Foreword INDIES Book of Year Finalist

Understanding the Short Fiction of Carson McCullers has been recognized as a Finalist in the 23rd annual Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards in the category of Women's Studies. Casey Kayser, assistant professor of English, co-edited the collection.

Heard and Dismuke Win 2021 Board of Advocates Negotiations Competition

Second-year law students Collin Heard and Donta Dismuke won the final round of Board of Advocates Negotiations Competition held on April 9 via Zoom.

Native American Student Association to Host Senior Celebration

The Native American Student Association will host its Senior Celebration and end of the year picnic at 5 p.m. today, April 16, at The Gardens on Razorback Road. All students are invited.

Spring 2021 U of A Campus Council Spring Meeting Set

The spring 2021 meeting of Campus Council will be at 3 p.m., April 22, online. The council takes action on any matters that address the Faculty Senate, Student Senate and Staff Senate together.

Staff Senate Elections Are Now Underway

The U of A Staff Senate elections will take place today through 5 p.m. on April 22. Staff members may vote for both a candidate representing their division and an at-large candidate.

2021 Undergraduate Summer Research Grant Application Window Open

The Undergraduate Summer Research Grant is designed to support your scholastic, creative and experiential research projects during the summer term. Apply by Monday, May 3.

Abu-Rish to Discuss Impact of Crises in Lebanon, April 22

Author Ziad Abu-Rish of Bard College will give a lecture on "Lebanon on the Brink?" at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 22, via Zoom.

2021 A-Week Mentor Applications Now Open

The office of New Student & Family Programs is now accepting applications for 2021 A-Week Mentors. Priority consideration for submissions received by April 30.

Stand With Refugees and Learn about the Refugee Resettlement Process on April 26

Students With Refugees invites the campus community to an interactive outdoor pop-up exhibit from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, April 26, at the Arkansas Union Mall.

U of A Alum and Award-Winning Poet Sy Hoahwah Hosts Reading and Workshop April 18

Hoahwah will first lead a poetry workshop at 2 p.m. Then, he will read alongside poet Kevin Latimer at 7 p.m. The reading will be preceded by a round of introductory readings by members of NWA's poetry community.

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U of A Student Selected to Speak at University of Notre Dame Peace Conference

Megan Rodgers, an International and Global Studies student at the U of A, has been selected to present at the 2021 Notre Dame Student Peace Conference, April 15-17.

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PWHC Vaccine Clinic Remains Paused; Off-Campus Two-Dose Vaccine Clinics Readily Available

Pat Walker Health Center COVID-19 clinics will remain on pause as federal health agencies determine whether to change who should get the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine.

Use Report.uark.edu to Report Misconduct, Safety Concerns

Concerns, student conduct violations, sexual misconduct and potential threats to campus safety can be addressed when information is shared with the university. Use report.uark.edu.

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Staff Returning to Campus: Recording of Panel Discussion Now Available

Find out more about the upcoming full return to campus by watching the 'Returning Staff to 100%' panel discussion recording.