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Teaching Academy Inducts New Fellows
The Teaching Academy inducted eight new Fellows: Denise Beike, Andrew Braham, Todd Cleveland, Amy Farmer, Deborah Korth, Jacquelyn Wiersma-Mosley, Scott Osborn, and Samantha Robinson.
100th Anniversary Phi Alpha Theta Super-Regional Virtual Conference, March 12-13
Phi Alpha Theta, the national honor society for history students, was founded at the U of A, and the campus chapter will host a conference as part of its 100th anniversary year featuring lectures and panel discussions.
Call for Proposals: The Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship & Seed Grant
The University of Arkansas Humanities Center invites proposals from humanities faculty for the Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant competition. Apply by May 15.
Last Call for Applications: U of A Humanities Center Spring Funding Competitions
All University of Arkansas faculty working with humanities content are encouraged to apply by March 1 for their spring funding competitions to support humanities research and publication.
Honors College Forum Leads to Tour Exploring Black History on Campus
Students from the Honors College Forum BAD Times curated a tour of African American student experiences at the U of A.
Holocaust Survivor Speaking This Thursday, Feb. 11
Pieter Kohnstam, who survived the Holocaust and was a neighbor of Anne Frank, will speak at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, via Zoom. The event is open to all, but registration is required.
Graduate Student Speaker Series Continues with Michael Anthony
Doctoral candidate Michael Anthony will present "Otherwise You Will Have to Suffer the Consequences: The Catcher Race Riot of 1923," at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, via Zoom.
Gordon to Discuss Entry into Academic Publishing for Graduate Students
Graduate students are invited to attend a virtual session on academic publishing with Joel Gordon, professor of history, from 6-7:30 p.m. today, Feb. 8, via Zoom.
Black Utopias to Be Focus of New Honors College Signature Seminar
History Professor Caree Banton will lecture on the history and contemporary prevalence of Black Utopias on Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 5:15 p.m., via Zoom.
Holocaust Survivor to Speak to U of A on Feb. 11
Pieter Kohnstam, a neighbor of Anne Frank during the World War II period, will speak at 5 p.m. Feb. 11 via Zoom. RSVP to join the lecture.