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Undergraduate English Majors Take Top Honors in Statewide Poetry Contest
Addison Mahaffey and Anna Beth Lane, both in the honors English majors, won 1st and 2nd place for their poetry, respectively, in the Jeanie Dolan Carter Memorial Collegiate Poetry Contest.
Elizabeth Muscari Named Undergraduate Winner of Felix Christopher McKean Memorial Award
Elizabeth Muscari, a senior honors English major, has been awarded the undergraduate Felix Christopher McKean Memorial Award for her poem, "Poem for Ann."
Deadline Extended for Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant Proposals
The Humanities Program in the Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation. Apply by June 1.
Becoming Visible Through Storytelling
In a new Research Frontiers feature, read about Kathy McGregor's experience with the Prison Story Project, driven in part by U of A faculty, students and alumni.
'I Don't Know What I Just Wrote'; New 'Short Talks' Features Alumnus Matt Henriksen
Poet, teacher and creative writing director for the Northwest Arkansas Prison Story Project, Matt Henriksen talks about the project that helps incarcerated men and women tell their stories.
Binns to Present on Arkansas and Socialism March 4
Samuel Binns, a graduate student in the creative writing program, will present "To Labor for Justice: Arkansas and Socialism" at 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, in Mullins Library Room 130.
The Diamond Line Literary Magazine Open for Submissions
The magazine intends to showcase the creative work of University of Arkansas undergraduate students in both online and hard copy publications. Make submissions by March 1.
Call for Proposals: Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowships and Seed Grants
The Humanities Program invites faculty in the humanities programs to apply for The Whiting Foundation's Public Engagement Fellowship or its Public Engagement Seed Grant by Friday, April 17.
Deadline for Submitting 2020 GSE Conference Paper Proposals Extended to Feb. 12
The theme of the GSE's 2020 conference will be "An Interdisciplinary Exploration of/in Liminality." The conference will be Friday and Saturday, March 20-21, on campus and nearby.
English Professor Receives Fellowship From National Endowment for the Arts
U of A professor Toni Jensen has been awarded a $25,000 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts for the upcoming year.