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U of A Humanities Center Announces New Round of Grant Recipients
Recipients for its second round of fall funding competitions include Alison Place, Manuel Olmedo Gobante, Valandra, Neba Evans, and Guillermo Pupo Pernet.
Occupational Therapy Department Presents Fran Hagstrom Leadership Award to Ananda Rosa
The Occupational Therapy Department at the University of Arkansas recently awarded professor Ananda Rosa the Fran Hagstrom Collaborative Leadership Award.
Federal $2.74 Million Grant to Drive Social Work Diversity at U of A
A $2.74 million federal grant will provide scholarships for underserved students in the University of Arkansas’ Master of Social Work program.
Washington County Community Remembrance Project Venerates Local Victims From Lynching Era
A group of U of A and Fayetteville people committed to addressing painful themes in troubling racial history of our community is working to establish a memorial marker in the historic Oaks Cemetery.
Debra Gage Hurd Elected Chair of the Arkansas Social Work Licensing Board
Debra Gage, clinical full professor in the School of Social Work, was elected chair of the Arkansas Social Work Licensing Board on June 8, 2020.
School of Social Work Receives $1.9 Million in Partnership with Sebastian County Veterans Treatment Court
The grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration will allow 125 veterans who are not eligible for VA benefits to be added to the court docket.
Fulbright College Announces 2020 Connor Faculty Fellows
This year, 19 outstanding, hard-working faculty members have been selected as the 2020 class of Connor Faculty Fellows at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
School of Social Work Receives $4 Million Award in Partnership With Counseling and Guidance Center
Associate professors Johanna Thomas and Shaun Thomas are helping implement health improvements in rural communities.
Debra Gage Hurd Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From National Social Workers Association
Debra Gage Hurd, clinical full professor in the School of Social Work, received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Association of Social Workers Arkansas Chapter.
Master of Social Work Student Hosts NASW and MSLC Presentation at Hanoi, Vietnam Non-Profit
Kelly Dundon, a graduate student in social work, gave a presentation on a code of ethics and a program developed at the U of A to help overcome barriers that affect single mothers and their children.