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Stigler Lecture on Conflict Damage to Cultural Heritage Sites in Syria, Iraq and Libya, March 14
Susan Penacho of the Cultural Heritage Initiatives will give a talk on analyzing damage to cultural heritage in Syria, Iraq and Libya at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14, in Giffels Auditorium, Old Main.
U of A Anthropology Hosts Open House Feb. 20 for Public Exploration
See how primate anatomy, ancient Egypt and dental patterns can unlock the secrets of humanity during the open house from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, on the first floor of Old Main.
Celebration of Life and Legacy of Jamie Chad Brandon, Jan. 26
A celebration of Brandon's life, achievements and legacy will take place on campus at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26 in Giffels Auditorium on the second floor of Old Main.
Simpson Gift Inspired by Faculty, Friendships in Anthropology
A planned gift from alumna and archaeologist Kay Simpson will support the Department of Anthropology and Campaign Arkansas.
Turkish Scholar to Discuss Political Dynamics of The 'New Turkey', Jan. 22
Nazlı Özkan, a post-doctoral fellow with the King Fahd Center, will speak on Turkey and its historical and global position during a lecture at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, in Arkansas Union 510-511.
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.
Campus Remembers Jamie Chad Brandon, Archeologist and Anthropology Professor
Brandon was known for his unparalleled devotion to outreach activities to the general public about archeological discoveries and their relationship to understanding modern society.
University Libraries to Host GIS Day Celebration Nov. 14 in Student Union
The University Libraries will host an Open House from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in ARKU 504 in celebration of GIS Day.
Research Archeologist Studies Prehistoric Textiles at U of A Museum
Elizabeth Horton, research archeologist for the Arkansas Archeological Survey's Toltec Mounds Research Station, is studying prehistoric plant fibers to gain insight on plant domestication in the region.
Honors College Forums to Focus on Climate Change, Crystal Bridges, and Smart Campuses
These 75-minute, one-credit-hour honors courses bring star faculty and top administrators together with honors students on a weekly basis to discuss trending topics. Deadline to apply is Oct. 25.