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African and African American Studies Fall Lecturer Kiese Laymon to Give Reading Nov. 7
Kiese Laymon, a Black southern writer from Jackson, Mississippi and winner of the 2019 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction will give a reading of his work at 6 p.m. Nov. 7.
American Historical Association Honors Fulbright College's Calvin White Jr. with 2019 Equity Award
Calvin White Jr., associate professor of history and associate dean of humanities in Fulbright College, has been awarded the 2019 Equity Award by the American Historical Association.
New 'Arkansas Soul' Student Program Creates Microsite for Arkansas Tourism
Twelve minority high school student journalists learned reporting skills at the U of A, explored Arkansas and created a new tourism microsite.
African and African American Studies Program Graduate Fellows Research Symposium
The African and African American Studies Program hosts the 2019 Graduate Fellows Research Symposium from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, at Memorial Hall 230.
U of A Graduate Awarded Prestigious Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship
Samantha Tafoya, a 2018 graduate, earned a fellowship to support her master’s studies and to pursue a career in the U.S. Foreign Service.
Black Book: A New Play Written and Performed by Austin Dean Ashford
Two performances of the one-man show Black Book will be presented by playwright and actor Austin Dean Ashford at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and 2 p.m. Wednesday at the University Theater.
U of A Hosts 'Fearless Conversation' on Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Tonight
The next event in the Fearless Conversations series will be at 5:30 p.m. today, Nov. 7, in Giffels Auditorium of Old Main. This event is free and open to the public.
African and African American Studies Hosts Lecture Featuring Nikole Hannah-Jones
The African and African American Studies Program presents Nikole Hannah-Jones, an award-winning reporter who will speak about modern-day segregation at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Reynolds Center.
U of A Hosts 'Fearless Conversation' on Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault
The next event in the Fearless Conversations series will be at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, in Giffels Auditorium of Old Main. This event is free and open to the public.
Graduate Student and Professor Partner to Present at National ALGBTQIC Conference
Doctoral student Tremaine Leslie and assistant professor Valandra offered research and tools to help counseling practitioners understand cultural impacts