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Deadline Extended for Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant Proposals
The Humanities Program in the Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation. Apply by June 1.
Honors Student Launches Non-Profit to Spark Youth Activism
Sturgis Fellow Maya Ungar along with students from Stanford and University of Toronto are creating lesson plans on political engagement.
U of A's Portuguese Program Director Hosts Virtual Info Session April 7
Assistant professor Edvan Brito, director of the Portuguese Program, will provide an overview of the program during a virtual meeting from 4-5 p.m. Tuesday, April 7. Students can join online or by phone.
New Course Coming in Fall 2020: Made in Italy
Consider taking Made in Italy (ITAL 3983: Special Topics) from 3:05-5:35 p.m. Mondays. This course counts towards the Italian minor and the Italian business specialization. Taught in English.
U of A Hosts Third German STEM Immersion Day for High Schools
Students from Central High School, Fayetteville High School, and Springdale High School spent the day at the Fayetteville U of A campus on Feb. 22, conducting science experiments in German.
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.
Lecture to Explore Cinematic Representation of Current War Between Russia and Ukraine
Professor Vitaly Chernetsy of the University of Kansas will speak about the cinematic representation of the current war between Russia and Ukraine at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, in Kimpel 105.
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.
Apply Now to Study Abroad on the Classics in Italy Program This Summer
In the Classics in Italy program, students will learn how to "read" the urban environment as a reflection of society and group identities, using the architect, art and archaeology. Apply by Saturday, Feb. 1.
Summer Program in Mexico Offers Professional Service-Learning Placements
Information sessions on the study abroad program in Puebla, Mexico, this summer will be conducted at 4 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 29-30, in Kimple Hall 416.