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Italian Professor Initiates 'Comic Relief: Making the Best of Things in the Italian Tradition' Seminar Series
Daniela D'Eugenio, assistant professor of Italian, will initiate the five-part series with "The Hopeless Tricked and the Clever Trickster from Boccaccio to Basile," via Zoom at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18.
German Cooking Club Is Back
The tradition of the German Cooking Club is being revived with meetings on Zoom and information and recipes. The first recipe will be Apfelstrudel.
U of A's Fulbright College Introduces 2020 Sturgis Fellows
Five incoming freshmen have received one of the university’s oldest and most prestigious fellowships, each worth $72,000.
Three U of A Students Win Portuguese National Competition
Ben Sawyers, Nayeli Perez and Tyler Costello placed in the top three spots in a video competition conducted by the American Organization of Teachers of Portuguese.
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.
Elementary Italian I and II to Be Offered Online for Fall 2020
One section each of Elementary Italian I and II (ITAL 1003 and ITAL 1013, respectively) will be offered online during the fall semester.
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.
Classical Studies Graduate Wins Poster Prize at Professional Conference
Kelsey Myers, an honors graduate in Classical studies, took home the poster prize at last week's virtual meeting of the Classical Association of the Midwest and South.