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Libraries to Provide Display for Arkansas Women in Politics Event Sunday

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Janine Parry, professor of political science, will present "The Nice Lady of Arkansas Politics: Virginia Johnson and the 1968 Governor's Race" at 3:30 p.m. April 28 at the Winslow Branch Library.

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U of A Expert Featured in PBS Documentary, 'Reconstruction: America After the Civil War' April 9 and 16

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Fulbright College's Angie Maxwell is one of the experts included in a new PBS documentary presented by Henry Louis Gates Jr. and premiering April 9 and 16.

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U of A Administrators Participate in Leadership Development Program

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Angie Maxwell, Matthew Ganio, Steven Beaupre and Jennie Popp received an in-depth look at the innerworkings of the U of A and Southeastern Conference.

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Libraries Process Cold Case Collection; Donor to Give Book Talk Saturday

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Alumna Beth Brickell will talk about her investigation into the 1957 disappearance of Maud Crawford and her research materials, newly processed by Special Collections.

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Honors Political Science Major Selected to Attend Ralph Bunche Summer Institute at Duke University

Monday, March 11, 2019

The American Political Science Association recently selected Jordan Farris, an undergraduate in Fulbright College, to attend the prestigious 2019 Ralph Bunche Summer Institute.

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U of A Student Receives EPA Grant to Target Food Waste in Public Schools

Monday, March 04, 2019

Graduate student Melissa Terry is a nationally known advocate for reducing food waste and will put the grant to use in K-12 schools.

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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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Study Finds Majority of Public Is Unfamiliar With Ballot Measures

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The public’s knowledge of ballot measures is worse than past surveys suggested, according to a new approach used by U of A researchers.

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