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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.
Honors College Lecture to Explore 'Animal Minds'
Ed Minar, chair of the Department of Philosophy at the U of A, will present a public lecture on how we relate to and understand animal consciousness.
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.
First Recipients of U of A Chancellor's Humanities and Arts Grant Named
Nine projects in the humanities and performing arts will receive a combined total of $532,245 in seed funding to spark creative activity.
English Alumni 'Alt-Ac' Speaker Panel to Take Place Nov. 18
The graduate program in English will offer a panel discussion on alternative careers to academia for graduate students in English and other areas of the humanities at 5 p.m. Monday in Kimpel 102.
Journalism Students Investigate Child Abuse Reporting Practices
U of A students take part in research that shows half of U.S. abuse deaths are not being reported.
Call for Proposals: Whiting Foundation Public Engagement and Seed Grants
The Humanities Program in Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation.
Elisabeth Camp of Rutgers University to Give Department of Philosophy 2019 Kraemer Lecture
Camp's lecture is titled "Just Kidding: Sarcasm, Jokes and Willful Deniability in Speech" and will be given at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, in Gearhart Hall Auditorium.
Elisabeth Camp, professor of philosophy at Rutgers University, will lecture on "Sarcasm, Jokes and Willful Deniability in Speech" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, in Gearhart Hall Auditorium.