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Anthropologist of Religion and Politics to Discuss Rethinking of Islam in Indonesia, April 23
Nur Amali Ibrahim of Indiana University will give a lecture titled "Liberal Islam: Religious Play in Post‐Authoritarian Indonesia" at 5 p.m. Monday, April 23, in Chemistry Building 144.
Asian Studies Hosts One-Day Symposium, 'From Bactrian Camels to the Belt Road,' April 13
The Asian Studies Program will host a one-day symposium entitled "From Bactrian Camels to the Belt Road—Historical and Contemporary Ruminations on China's Westward Pivot" from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 13.
The symposium offers historical and contemporary ruminations on China's westward pivot and will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Gearhart Hall, room 258.
Professor Co-Hosts Conversation on the Rise of China and Challenges to the Global Order
Ka Zeng, professor of political science, will lead a discussion on the implications of the rise of China for the global order from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 10, at the Fayetteville Public Library.
Historian Presents Research on Japanese Tea Exports, Muslim China and Expanding Markets
Kelly A. Hammond will present "Hot Commodity: Japanese Tea Exports During World War II, Expanding Markets in the Muslim World, and Muslim interlocutors" at the next Humanities Faculty Colloquium Series Friday, Nov. 10.
Farai Gonzo to Host Lecture Titled 'The Power of Positivism'
The UA Scholars at Risk committee will host journalist Farai Gonzo for a lecture titled "The Power of Positivism (Turning Bad Situations for the Best)" at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, in SCEN 408.
U of A Sophomore Selected for Nationally Competitive Study Abroad Award
Analeigh Ulrich, a University of Arkansas sophomore, has won a Freeman-ASIA award to study abroad in Japan this summer.
Two U of A Students Get a Jump-Start on Their Careers
Two U of A Japanese students passed the Japanese Language Proficiency Test.
Re-inventing Culture in China's Xinjiang Province, Lecture and Performance April 20
Elise Anderson will present "Sufi Music in an Age of Terror: the Persistence of the Uyghur Muqam as Public Symbol in the PRC" at 6 p.m. April 20 in Giffels Auditorium.
History Professor Wins Fellowship
Kelly Hammond, assistant professor of history, was awarded a highly competitive Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship.