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Ellen Compton Fund Benefits Special Collections in University Libraries

A gift of more than $92,000 from the estate of Ellen Compton will enhance the holdings of Special Collections, with an emphasis on architectural records.

Bumpers College Honors Students Receive Grants for Research Projects

Grace Clark, Daniella Duran, Amber Knoernschild, Nicholas Pohlman and Emily Spatz have been awarded between $875 and $1,000 each for their individual research projects.

Display Cases Feature Geology Specimens in Gearhart Hall

The U of A Museum installed a long-term exhibition within Gearhart Hall with four display cases that feature a wide variety of specimens donated by the Department of Geosciences. Stop by during free time.

University of Arkansas' First Commissioned Officer in the United States Space Force

Brian W. Capps, commander of U of A Detachment 030 of the Air Force ROTC and professor of aerospace studies, has been commissioned as a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Space Force.

Libraries Offer Free, Virtual EndNote Instruction Sessions This Week

These sessions will help you properly cite sources used in research is important for avoid plagiarism, give credit to original ideas and provide the reader with additional information.

Jones to Give Webinar on Benefits Realization Management

Phil Jones, instructor of operations management, will give a webinar on Benefits Realization Management from noon to 1 p.m. CST Wednesday, March 10, via Zoom.

Women Working as Police Detectives

Not many women went undercover to snare famous criminals in the early 20th century. Isabella Goodwin, New York City's first woman police detective, did exactly that.

Manasreh Recognized by Prestigious Journal for Nine-Year Service

Omar Manasreh, professor of electrical engineering, was recognized by the journal IEEE Electron Device Letters for his nine-year service and contribution to the journal.

University Celebrates Peace Corps' 60th Anniversary

A panel discussion with Lydia Grate, Tim Campbell and Felicia Kennedy, returned Peace Corps volunteers at the Clinton School of Public Service, will be at 3:30 p.m. Thursday via Zoom.

Three Lectures: Classics in the Modern World, Greek Theater, Democracy and Military

The national honor society Phi Beta Kappa will host professor Peter Meineck of New York University for three lectures and discussion on Wednesday and Thursday, March 10-11, via Zoom.

March German Cooking Club: Palatschinken, or Austrian Crepes

The German Cooking Club is meeting at 3 p.m. this Saturday, March 6, to make Palatschinken, or Austrian crepes. Register via Zoom to join the event.


International Women's Day Event Planned for March 8

The Women's Giving Circle and Arkansas Alumni Association have teamed up to offer a celebration featuring four panelists who will share their unique experiences.

U of A Employees Urged to Complete Vaccination Survey From Chancellor

Employees who haven't already done so, are asked to check email and complete survey sent by Chancellor Joe Steinmetz as soon as possible.

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Eleanor Mann School of Nursing Students Develop 'Diversity Toolkit'

Jessica Weiss and Payne Colton, students in the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing, developed a "Diversity Toolbox" to promote inclusion and to foster a deeper understanding of issues like racial bias.

U of A Seniors of Significance Class of 2021 Announced

These outstanding seniors were selected based on their academic achievements, leadership skills and co-curricular involvement.

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