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Graduating LGBTQ-Plus Students Invited to Lavender Graduation
Lavender Graduation invites students — undergraduate and graduate — to save the date for Lavender Graduation 2020: from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 5 at the Janelle Y. Hembree Alumni House.
Students Apply Now to Be a College Access Initiative Mentor
Apply to become a College Access Initiative mentor and serve as a role model for Arkansas high school students during summer readiness programs. Apply by March 8.
Off-Campus Student Success Focused on Supporting Commuter Freshman Students
The new Off-Campus Student Success program has been restructured as an academic support and retention initiative serving freshman commuter students.
LGBTQ-Plus Graduating Students Invited to Lavender Graduation
All LGBTQ-plus and queer identifying University of Arkansas students are cordially invited to Spring 2020 Lavender Graduation, with a complimentary brunch.
Performance Readings of Tuckahoe: Poems of Frederick Douglass' Homeland
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.
Interactive Film Screening: Do The Right Thing
The Academy Award-nominated Spike Lee joint, Do The Right Thing, will be shown from 7-9:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville.
U of A Scholars at Risk Committee Hosts Suchi Karim as 2019 Guest Lecturer
Shuchi Karim, a scholar in Gender and International Development from Bangladesh, will lecture at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education in the Arkansas Union.
'Generational Ties' Program Created for Minority Men Being Held Tonight
An educational program titled "Generational Ties" will be at 6:30 p.m. today, Nov. 4, in Arkansas Union 504. Bring a necktie or bowtie if you have one.
Third Annual Poetry Festival Brings Celebrated Poets to Northwest Arkansas
A U.S.-China Poetry Dialogue will lead off a series of public readings and workshops on Oct. 11 and 12. It is sponsored in part by the King Fahd Center, the U of A Press and the Multicultural Center.
Applications Now Available for the 2019-20 LGBTQ-Plus Mentoring Program
Faculty and staff members who wish to be LGBTQ-plus mentors and students who wish to be mentees can apply for the 2019-20 program.