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Indigenous Storytellers Series Continues With Cherokee Photographer Shane Brown

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Join the Pryor Center and the School of Journalism and Strategic Media for a series of evenings with celebrated Indigenous storytellers. The series continues tonight with Cherokee artist Shane Brown.

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Performance Readings of Tuckahoe: Poems of Frederick Douglass' Homeland

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Poems about Frederick Douglass' birthplace, Tuckahoe, Maryland, will be read from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, in the Multicultural Center Lobby of the Arkansas Union.

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Alumnus Charles Portis, Best Known for Novel 'True Grit,' Dies at 86

Monday, February 17, 2020

Charles Portis studied journalism at the University of Arkansas in the mid-1950s and turned his writing toward straight-faced comic novels.

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U of A Forms New Arkansas Humanities Center, Names Center Leadership

Monday, February 17, 2020

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.

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Full Access Digital New York Times Subscriptions Coming to U of A Students, Faculty and Staff

Friday, February 14, 2020

U of A students, faculty and staff will soon receive subscriptions for full access to The New York Times website, thanks to the Associated Student Government's Student Program Allocations Board.

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U of A Rome Center Students Tour the Foro Italico to Learn About Propaganda

Tuesday, February 04, 2020

The communication, journalism and global studies students studying at the U of A Rome Center toured the Foro Italico to learn about how Benito Mussolini and his fascist regime used propaganda.

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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.

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Pryor Center Presents 'Opinion Journalism in the Age of Trump' with Journalist Alex Kingsbury Feb. 5

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Alex Kingsbury, senior staff editor at the New York Times, will present "Opinion Journalism in the Age of Trump" at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the Pryor Center on the Fayetteville Square.

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Pryor Center and School of Journalism Present Four Evenings With Indigenous Storytellers

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Join the Pryor Center and the School of Journalism and Strategic Media for four evenings with celebrated Indigenous storytellers, starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Pryor Center on the Fayetteville Square.

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