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Special Collections Hosts Display of Sen. J. William Fulbright Materials, May 18

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

The Special Collections Department of Mullins Library has curated a display of documents and items from the life and work of Sen. J. William Fulbright for a special display from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 18.

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Sydney Gower Named 2019 Russian Scholar Laureate

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Sydney Gower, a senior majoring in international studies and history, has been awarded the 2019 Russian Scholar Laureate diploma by the American Council of Teachers of Russian.

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Two Scholars to Explore the Legacy of the Berlin Wall and International Exchange, May 18

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

On May 17-19, the "Building Bridges: The Fulbright Legacy and the Future of International Exchange" conference will bring two widely recognized scholars to campus to share perspectives.

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German and American Fulbright Scholars Visit U of A to 'Build Bridges' May 17-19

Monday, May 13, 2019

German and American Fulbright scholars and guests will convene on campus May 17-19 for a conference aimed at understanding the trajectory of trans-Atlantic ties and the future of international cooperation.

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Barlas to Discuss Patriarchy, Sexual Equality and the Qur'an in Guest Lecture, March 4

Monday, March 04, 2019

Asma Barlas, professor of politics at Ithaca College, will give a lecture at 5:15 p.m. Monday, March 4, in Gearhart Hall.

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'Deep Revolution in the Arkansas Ozarks:' Phillips Discusses New Book on 'Hipbillies'

Friday, February 01, 2019

The latest edition of Short Talks From the Hill, a podcast from the U of A, features Jared Phillips, an instructor of international studies in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.

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Phillips to Speak on Back-to-Land Movement in Arkansas Wednesday

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Jared Phillips, professor of international studies, will give a talk titled "Hipbillies: The Back to the Land Movement in the Arkansas Ozarks" at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, in Special Collections.

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Middle East Expert to Discuss Humanitarian Crisis, Civil War in Yemen on Oct. 11

Monday, October 08, 2018

Professor Charles Schmitz of Towson University will give a lecture titled "Yemen in the War's Aftermath." The lecture will be at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, in Gearhart Hall.

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