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Video Submissions for Fulbright College New Student Open House Website Due July 20
Faculty, staff, students and alumni are encouraged to submit videos for an online open house to welcome students back to campus. Submit by Monday, July 20.
Department of Communication Welcomes New Faculty
The Department of Communication in the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences welcomes two assistant professors — Ringo Jones and Joe Hatfield — to its faculty this fall.
Schulte Examines Norms and Expectations in Transnational Technology Agencies
Comparing news coverage of two federal agencies, associate professor Stephanie Schulte found that stories about the dress codes provided a window into the norms and emphasis of each agency.
Washington County Community Remembrance Project Venerates Local Victims From Lynching Era
A group of U of A and Fayetteville people committed to addressing painful themes in troubling racial history of our community is working to establish a memorial marker in the historic Oaks Cemetery.
After 20 Years of Service, Department of Communication Chair Passes the Baton
Robert Brady, chair of the Department of Communication, steps down after 20-year tenure in which the department has grown to more than 700 majors and 70 instructional faculty.
Humanities Center Promotes Action Against Systemic Racism on Campus
The Arkansas Humanities Center will offer two grant competitions for fall 2020, funding humanities research and programming to move from words to action in the effort to reveal and dismantle systemic racism.
NEH Summer Stipend 2021 Nominations
The National Endowment for the Humanities 2021 Summer Stipend competition provides $6,000 in funding for two-months of full-time research in the humanities.
Fulbright College Calls for Video Submissions for New Student Open House Website
The virtual open house, "We Welcome You: College of Arts and Sciences," will feature video introductions for each department or school within the college. Submit videos by July 20.
Libraries to Receive $35,000 Grant from National Endowment for the Arts
The grant will be used to relaunch the Folk and Traditional Arts Apprenticeship program and fund four master and apprentice teams.
Researcher Finds Positive Implications From Social Support Among Breast Cancer Patients
A study by Mengfei Guan, assistant professor of communication, shows that breast cancer patients with strong social support are more likely to take an active role in treatment and experience positive outcomes.