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Faculty Member's Short Film Competes for Oxford Film Festival's Artist Vodka Prize
The Oxford Film Festival has gone virtual and the film Animal by Russell Sharman, assistant professor in the Department of Communication, is being featured and premieres today.
Sharman Publishes Open Textbook with Libraries, Global Campus Funding
Russell L. Sharman, assistant professor of practice of communication, has now published an open textbook for the Film Lecture course on campus, saving students more than $100 each.
Special Journal on Crisis Communication Highlights Spialek's Research
Research by Matthew Spialek, assistant professor of communication, validates the need for an assessment of citizen disaster communication and the role it could play dealing with disasters.
Seven Faculty Members Selected to Participate in Paid Course Conversion Program
Jennifer Beasley, Myra Haulmark, Lynn Meade, Laurie Apple, Claretha Hughes, Sheila Smith and Jonathan Marion will participate in the paid Open Educational Resources Course Conversion Program.
Gender Studies Director Publishes New Book, 'Black Feelings: Race and Affect in the Long Sixties'
Lisa M. Corrigan, associate professor of communication, has written a new book about the ways the black liberation movement confronted ideologies of progress and equality through emotional discourse.
Fulbright College Announces 2020 Connor Faculty Fellows
This year, 19 outstanding, hard-working faculty members have been selected as the 2020 class of Connor Faculty Fellows at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
Department of Communication Announces 2020 Athens Scholars
Athens Scholars are senior communication majors who are graduating with a cumulative GPA of 3.8 or higher, placing these students in the top 10% of their graduating class.
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.
Campus Community Invited to Help Create First U of A Zine
University of Arkansas students, faculty and staff are invited to create a page for the zine HASHTAG at an event set for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 18 in Arkansas Union 310.
Communication Professor Examines Fake News
Stephanie Schulte, associate professor of communication, recently authored a chapter in the newly released, Fake News: Understanding Media and Misinformation in the Digital Age.