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Hunt, Gahagans, Anderson Receive Collis R. Geren Awards

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Valerie Hunt, Shelly Gahagans and Karl Anderson were awarded this year's Collis R. Geren Awards for Excellence in Graduate Education in their roles as faculty and staff.

Division of Finance & Administration Graduate School International Education J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Awards International Department of Political Science Office of Human Resources Public Policy Program

Alumnus Shifts Courier Business to Deliver to Community

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Alumnus Hunter Riley shifts his courier business to deliver personal protection equipment and food to nonprofits serving those in need.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Giving Department of Political Science Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures International Studies Program

Law School Trial Team Wins Phi Alpha Delta National Trial Competition

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Third-year law students Hannah Andrews, Duncan Street, Courtney Brooks, David McAnally and Garrett Rice, won the Phi Alpha Delta Annual National Trial Competition in Washington, D.C.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences School of Law Awards Law and Justice Department of Political Science

Janine Parry Named the 2020 Arkansas Political Science Association's Distinguished Scholar

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Professor Janine Parry, director of the annual Arkansas Poll, was honored by the Arkansas Political Science Association for research and service to the organization.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Humanities Research and Innovation Department of Political Science

Research Shows Candidates Look to Arkansas More for Big Donors than Super Tuesday Voters

Monday, March 02, 2020

Political Science's Karen Sebold writes about Arkansas' unique role in the primaries for Brookings, saying, "With low turnout, candidates look to Arkansas more for big donors than Super Tuesday voters."

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Politics Research and Innovation Social Sciences Department of Political Science

Women Law Students Honor Alumnae With Annual Gayle Pettus Pontz Award

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

The University of Arkansas School of Law Women's Law Student Association will honor Karen Roberts, J.D.'95, and Christy Jones, B.A.'74, J.D.'77, with the Gayle Pettus Pontz Award.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences School of Law Alumni Awards Law and Justice Virtual Events Department of Political Science Department of Sociology and Criminology

One Book, One Community Initiative Hosts Free Screening of 'Just Mercy' Feb. 6

Monday, February 03, 2020

The U of A's One Book, One Community initiative is sponsoring a free screening of Just Mercy at the AMC Theater at Fiesta Square in Fayetteville at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6.

Honors College J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Entertainment Humanities Outreach Social Sciences Virtual Events African and African American Studies Program Department of Political Science School of Social Work

U of A Professors Publish Results of Computer-Based Role-Playing Immigration Simulation

Friday, January 31, 2020

Professors Brandon Bouchillon and Patrick Stewart examined how learning through a role-playing experience of applying for citizenship led participants to have more empathy and trust for immigrants.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Diversity & Inclusion Humanities Research and Innovation Department of Political Science School of Journalism & Strategic Media
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