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Communication Students Produce Documentary About Women in Indian Cinema
Students in the U of A Department of Communication recently finished a documentary film, Barrier-Breaking Women in Indian Cinema, for the online 2020 Bentonville Film Festival.
Sharman to Debut Play at Virtual Arkansas New Play Festival
Local playwright and screenwriter, Russell Sharman, professor of practice in the Department of Communication, will debut his new play, titled The Interrogator at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7.
Ryan Renfro, Alumnus and Staff Member, Remembered for Kind Heart
Ryan Renfro, the first smiling face that many students and faculty saw each day, was described as kind-hearted and loyal to all.
University of Arkansas Humanities Center Announces Publishing Subvention Grants
The U of A Humanities Center has approved a total of three grants of up to $2,000 each for distribution this fall. Review of applications for the Publishing Subvention Grants will begin Nov. 1.
Department of Communication Welcomes New Faculty
The Department of Communication in the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences welcomes two assistant professors — Ringo Jones and Joe Hatfield — to its faculty this fall.
Schulte Examines Norms and Expectations in Transnational Technology Agencies
Comparing news coverage of two federal agencies, associate professor Stephanie Schulte found that stories about the dress codes provided a window into the norms and emphasis of each agency.
After 20 Years of Service, Department of Communication Chair Passes the Baton
Robert Brady, chair of the Department of Communication, steps down after 20-year tenure in which the department has grown to more than 700 majors and 70 instructional faculty.
Humanities Center Promotes Action Against Systemic Racism on Campus
The Arkansas Humanities Center will offer two grant competitions for fall 2020, funding humanities research and programming to move from words to action in the effort to reveal and dismantle systemic racism.
Teaching Academy 2019 New Fellows and Imhoff Awards
Adnan Alrubaye, Kelly A. Way, John Gauch, Caree Ann Marie Banton, Juan José Bustamante, Tomas Jandik, Linda Jones, Lynn Meade, Stephanie Schulte and Anne Velliquette were honored.
NEH Summer Stipend 2021 Nominations
The National Endowment for the Humanities 2021 Summer Stipend competition provides $6,000 in funding for two-months of full-time research in the humanities.