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Celebrate Open Education Week With University Libraries

Monday, March 05, 2018

The University of Arkansas Libraries will celebrate the week by hosting a webinar presented by the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition.

Libraries Academic Affairs

2018-19 Desk and Derrick Educational Trust Scholarship

Monday, March 05, 2018

The Desk and Derrick Educational Trust will accept scholarship applications from students seeking degrees in fields related to the petroleum energy and allied industries. Deadline is April 1.

College of Engineering Academic Affairs Awards Chemical Engineering Geosciences Mechanical Engineering

Van Laningham Announces Retirement After 26-Year Career at the U of A

Friday, March 02, 2018

The former aide to Gov. Bill Clinton worked with five chancellors and seven provosts, making major contributions to U of A academic policies.

Academic Affairs Administrative News Vice Chancellor For Academic Affairs

Student Achieves Highest Possible Proficiency Rating on Prestigious International Exam

Friday, March 02, 2018

Kassidy Joyner, a senior majoring in economics, studied Japanese language and culture for four years and scored at the highest proficiency level on an international exam.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Points of Pride Economics World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Law School Dean Candidates to Visit U of A Campus, Give Public Presentations

Thursday, March 01, 2018

Four finalists plan March and April campus visits. Each will hold a public forum in the school’s E.J. Ball Courtroom beginning next week.

Academic Affairs Administrative News Events Law and Justice

Four Faculty Receive Awards for Reducing Student Textbook Costs

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Luis Restrepo, Julio Gea-Banacloche, Daniel Barth and Adam Rex Pope received incentives from the University Libraries and Global Campus to offer open access courses and materials.

College of Education and Health Professions Global Campus J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Libraries Academic Affairs Awards English Physics Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Forum: Entrepreneurs Will Wed History, Future of Entrepreneurship in Arkansas

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Matt Waller, dean of Walton College, will teach the Forum: Entrepreneurs class that will explore the range of entrepreneurs in Arkansas who built Fortune 500 companies.

Sam M. Walton College of Business Academic Affairs Business Economic Development

Two School of Law Publications Now Available in ScholarWorks@UARK

Thursday, February 22, 2018

The University of Arkansas School of Law Journal of Food Law and Policy and Arkansas Law Review are now available through the U of A's institutional repository, ScholarWorks@UARK.

Libraries Academic Affairs Research & Innovation

February Cordes Chair Event

Thursday, February 22, 2018

This month's topic is "Attendance: Should it be mandatory? Should we care?" All faculty are invited to the discussion from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Science and Engineering Building, room 604.

Academic Affairs Education Events Teaching and Faculty Support Center

Hamm Creates Event and Venue Management Course for Hospitality Innovation Program

Thursday, February 22, 2018

The course is primarily for students in the hospitality innovation program, which is housed in the School of Human Environmental Sciences, but is open to any student.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Academic Affairs Human Environment Human Environmental Sciences
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