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Deadline Extended for Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant Proposals
The Humanities Program in the Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation. Apply by June 1.
Department of History Launches New Eight-Week Student Success Initiative
Thirty-two students enrolled in a specially designed modern American History course being held during the second eight-week semester and taught by Michele Johnson.
Historian Publishes New Book on Early Modern Iberian and English Politics and Religion
Professor Freddy Dominguez' new book, Radicals in Exile: English Catholic Books During the Reign of Philip II, illustrates how some Catholics in England who faced persecution chose exile over conformity.
The Late Great Layla Murad: Egypt's Jewish-Muslim Superstar, Tonight
Hanan Hammad of Texas Christian University will give a lecture about Layla Murad: Egypt's Jewish-Muslim singing star at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, in Gearhart Hall Room 26.
Touré F. Reed to Deliver History's Donovan Lecture on 'Woke Neoliberalism'
Illinois State University's Touré F. Reed will present "Woke Neoliberalism: The Conservative Implications of Liberal Race Reductionism" as the Timothy Donovan Lecturer at 7 p.m. March 2 in Giffels Auditorium.
'Art Ventures @ FPAC' Brings Black History Salon to Campus
'Art Ventures @ FPAC' will present U of A's Caree Banton for a lecture, "Black Artists and the White Gaze," on Monday, Feb. 24. at the Jim and Joyce Faulkner Performing Arts Center.
U of A Forms New Arkansas Humanities Center, Names Center Leadership
The Arkansas Humanities Center will support research in the humanities and be led by Tricia Starks, Lissette Lopez Szwydky-Davis and a new steering committee.
Medical Humanities Minor Now Available to U of A Students
The medical humanities minor gives an overview of the ways in which various disciplines in the humanities inform, intersect with, and apply to understandings of the medical arts and sciences.
History and University Museum Partner to Enhance Learning and Focus on Diversity and Inclusion
The Department of History and the U of A Museum have launched a new partnership to integrate museum collections into the department's teaching mission and to celebrate diversity and inclusion.
Call for Proposals: Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowships and Seed Grants
The Humanities Program invites faculty in the humanities programs to apply for The Whiting Foundation's Public Engagement Fellowship or its Public Engagement Seed Grant by Friday, April 17.