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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.
New Online Exhibition Created by Students Available
Three students — Raziel Hernandez, Meredith Tinkle and Victoria Waters — worked with Laurel Lamb, curator for the U of A Museum to create the exhibit
Asylum Webinar June 14 With Expert Witness Kimberly Gauderman
Kimberly Gauderman, associate professor of Latin American history at the University of New Mexico, has served as an expert witness for nearly 150 asylum cases. The webinar will be at 6:30 p.m. Sunday.
Honors College Fellow Wins Award, Publication from Arkansas Historical Association
Honors College Fellow Jacob Huneycutt has won the prestigious Violet B. Gingles Award for a paper investigating a contentious 1901 split in the Arkansas Baptist State Convention.
Sarah Judy and J. Laurence Hare Named U of A's Academic Advisors of the Year
Sarah Judy of Walton College and J. Laurence Hare of Fulbright College have been selected by the University of Arkansas Academic Advising Council as 2019-20 outstanding academic advisors.
Department of History Launches New 'COVID-19 and the History of Pandemics' Course
Nine faculty from the Department of History have joined to design and launch a new online one-credit course for fall 2020 to explore the connections between our current and past pandemics.
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.
Arkansas Doctors, Gov. Hutchinson and U of A Professors to Teach on COVID-19
An interdisciplinary Honors College forum titled Pandemic will be offered to honors students throughout Arkansas and shared online.