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Campus Community Invited to Participate in National Day of Racial Healing
The U of A's Truth, Racial Healing and Transformation Campus Center invites the campus community to celebrate the fifth annual National Day of Racial Healing on Tuesday, Jan. 19.
Three Employees Named to Civil Rights Committee
Cynthia Nance, Danielle Weatherby and Danielle L. Williams were appointed to the Arkansas Advisory Committee for the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights to provide counsel and guidance.
DiNicola Hired as Inclusion Liaison
Anthony DiNicola, an experienced diversity and inclusion educator and trainer, will liaise, support and advise the Chancellor's Office directly on matters of diversity and inclusion.
Veterans Day Celebration to Be Held Nov. 11
A Veterans Day Celebration will be held from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, on the rooftop deck of Donald W. Reynolds Stadium's north end zone. Reservations are required.
University of Arkansas Announces Native American Heritage Month Virtual Events
November is National Native American Heritage Month, the recognition of the first peoples of this continent and celebration of their culture, heritage, history and contemporary identities.
DEI Leadership Discussion to Take Place Nov. 3
A virtual panel discussion featuring U of A administration will discuss ways for higher education leaders to integrate diversity, equity and inclusion into their organizations at 12 p.m. on Nov. 3.
Bestselling Author Ijeoma Oluo to Speak to U of A, NWA Community
The author of So You Want to Talk About Race will talk with U of A and community members and take questions on Nov. 10 via Zoom.
Panel: Confronting Our Inherent Biases: Their Impact on Collections, Research and Scholarship
Panelists include Valencia Johnson, Cherisse Jones-Branch, Stace Treat and Joshua Youngblood will offer discussion about the impact of inherent bias on the use of library collections and archives.
Equity in the Built Environment Focus of Fay Jones School's Fall 2020 Virtual Lecture Series
The fall lecture series is scheduled for 4 p.m. on Mondays through mid-November and will feature designers and architects talking about the interplay between diversity, equity and the built environment.
Arkansas Alumni Association to Focus on Innovative Programs and Critical Conversations
The Arkansas Alumni Association is pivoting its focus this year and creating new and innovative programs to better connect and serve University of Arkansas alumni.