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U of A Seniors of Significance Class of 2021 Announced
These outstanding seniors were selected based on their academic achievements, leadership skills and co-curricular involvement.
Fay Jones School Hosts Virtual 'Piggybacking Practices' Symposium
Virtual symposium brings together some of North America’s most innovative architects, urban designers and scholars for a conversation exploring “piggybacking practices.”
Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman to Present 'Unwalling Citizenship' Lecture Online on March 8
Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman will present the virtual lecture "Unwalling Citizenship" at 4 p.m. March 8 as part of the spring lecture series in the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design.
Report on Japanese American Internment Site Earns Second Place in 2020 HALS Challenge
A report focused on the significance of the landscape housing a former Japanese American internment camp in Jerome was recognized in an annual Historic American Landscapes Survey competition.
U of A Releases Details for Spring Commencement
The U of A will host in-person spring commencement ceremonies May 6-8. Degree candidates need to apply for graduation by March 1 to avoid late fees.
Garvan Woodland Gardens Celebrates Spring Blooms, Focuses on Wellness in March
With the promise of spring in March, Garvan Woodland Gardens welcomes this time of renewal with thousands of blooming daffodils and hyacinths and several health and wellness activities.
Behnaz Farahi to Present 'Emotive Design from Architecture to Fashion' Online Lecture March 1
Behnaz Farahi, an award-winning designer, will present the virtual lecture "Emotive Design from Architecture to Fashion" at 4 p.m. Monday, March 1, as part of the Fay Jones School spring lecture series.
Fine Arts Center Opens in 1950
The Fine Arts Center, designed by Edward Durell Stone, was the first academic building in the nation to combine the arts within a single connected building, from theatre, dance and music to art and architecture.
Community Design Center Wetlands Project Awarded National Endowment for the Arts Grant
The U of A Community Design Center has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts grant to support the creation of a public access master plan for a wetland near downtown Fayetteville.
Over 40 Employers Will Be Hiring Students at Fay Jones School Virtual Career Fair
Majors in architecture, landscape architecture, interior design and design studies can talk from 1-4 p.m. Tuesday with over 40 employers seeking to fill full-time, part-time, and internship positions.