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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.
GPSC's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee Panel: Diversity in Grad School Experiences
Join the Graduate and Professional Student Congress at 6 p.m. today, Sept. 23, to hear four graduate students share their experiences as people who hold underrepresented identities.
Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrated With Virtual Events for 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month provides an opportunity to learn and celebrate the vastness of Latin culture and the achievements and contribution of Latinx individuals across the world.
Former NFL Pro Bowl Player and Super Bowl Champion to Deliver Lecture to U of A Community
Brendon Ayanbadejo, a former NFL Pro Bowl player and Super Bowl champion, will deliver a virtual guest lecture titled "Use Your Voice" from 12:30-1:45 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29.
NSF Funding to Support Innovation Studies for Low-Income Students
An interdisciplinary team has been awarded nearly $1 million to support low-income students interested in innovation in STEM fields.
Walton College Organizes 'Let's Talk' Semester on Integrity and Race
A book of the semester, speakers and workshops highlight fall program to emphasize the importance of talking about integrity and racism.