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World Languages Research Group Hosts Native American Language Expert April 23

Monday, April 22, 2019

Brad Montgomery-Anderson, a professor at Colorado Mesa University, will give a lecture on Native American Languages at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, in Arkansas Union room 403.

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Plaza de las Americas kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Plaza de las Americas kicks off the university's Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, in the Arkansas Union Ballroom.

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Teaching in Mexico Adds New Dimension to First-Year Teacher's Experience

Monday, June 11, 2018

Alumna Marisa Buller went to Mexico for her first job in teaching and she has signed a contract for a second year. She has found the experience fulfilling both professionally and personally.

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Latin American and Latino Studies Faculty Research Symposium

Monday, March 12, 2018

The interdisciplinary program, which combines both an emphasis on Latin American regional studies and U.S. Latinx ethnic studies, will hold a one-day Faculty Research Symposium on Wednesday.

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Sociolinguist to Present Research on Language Variation and Identity in Brazil

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Edvan Brito, assistant professor of Portuguese at the U of A, will present a lecture on the influence of identity in a Rio de Janeiro favela. It will be at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, in CHEM 144.

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Farai Gonzo to Host Lecture Titled 'The Power of Positivism'

Friday, November 03, 2017

The UA Scholars at Risk committee will host journalist Farai Gonzo for a lecture titled "The Power of Positivism (Turning Bad Situations for the Best)" at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, in SCEN 408.

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Cultural Anthropology Lecture on Indigenous Filmmaking and Latin America

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Lucas Bessire, associate professor of anthropology at the University of Oklahoma, will present a lecture on indigenous filmmaking in Latin America at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24. 

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