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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.
Schmieding Gift Funds U of A School of Social Work Internship Opportunities
A $125,000 gift from the Schmieding Foundation in Springdale will fund a new internship stipend for students in the School of Social Work.
One Book, One Community Initiative Hosts Free Screening of 'Just Mercy' Feb. 6
The U of A's One Book, One Community initiative is sponsoring a free screening of Just Mercy at the AMC Theater at Fiesta Square in Fayetteville at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6.
Debra Gage Hurd Elected Vice Chair of Arkansas Social Work Licensing Board
The School of Social Work's Debra Gage Hurd was appointed to a second term on the Arkansas Social Work Licensing Board and was also re-elected vice chair of the board in January of 2020.
RSVP by Friday for Fulbright College's Social Sciences Grant-Writing Workshop on Nov. 6
The workshop will reveal the secrets of writing successful grants for research in the social sciences. It will be from 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, in Old Main Room 523. RSVP required by Nov. 1.
Fulbright College Hosts Social Sciences Grant-Writing Workshop Nov. 6
Participants Needed for Research on Faculty With Disabilities
The research is aimed at exploring the barriers to recruiting, hiring, developing and retaining faculty with disabilities and how universities can decrease these barriers.