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Sophomore's Honors Thesis Focuses on Innovative Digital Lessons for Teachers

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Terrell Page, a sophomore honors English education major, is studying to teach junior and high school students with innovative digital methods.

College of Education and Health Professions Honors College Academic Affairs Education Teacher Education Program

Teaching and Faculty Support Center Announces October Virtual Presentations for Faculty

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

The Wally Cordes Teaching and Faculty Support Center will host seven virtual presentations for faculty during the month of October about ways to improve your teaching and learn about support.

Division of Academic Affairs Academic Affairs Events Lectures Cordes Teaching and Faculty Support Center

Live Today: New Textbook Adoption Platform

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

The Barnes & Noble College Adoption & Insights Portal is your source for researching, adopting and sharing insights about textbooks and course materials.

Division of Finance & Administration Academic Affairs University Bookstore

Needy to Lead Engineering; Koski to Serve as Dean of GSIE

Monday, September 28, 2020

Kim Needy will serve a one-year appointment as dean of the College of Engineering, and Pat Koski will fill a 10-month appointment as dean of the Graduate School and International Education.

College of Engineering Division of Academic Affairs Graduate School International Education Academic Affairs Appointments

Resilient Design Course to Feature Governor, Industry Experts

Monday, September 28, 2020

Gov. Asa Hutchinson and senior leaders from government and industry will be among the presenters in an eight-week course this fall on resilient design and crisis management.

College of Engineering Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Graduate School Academic Affairs Engineering Department of Industrial Engineering Operations Management Program

Honors College Retro Reading Course to Focus on Partisanship

Monday, September 28, 2020

A spring honors course, Partisanship, will follow partisanship in America from ratification of the U.S. Constitution to the Civil War to the 20th century. Deadline to apply for the class is 11:59 p.m. Oct. 30. 

Honors College Academic Affairs Politics

Course Materials Conversion Program Call for Proposals Open

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Faculty may apply for funding to convert course materials to open resources or a spring workshop on redesigning courses to take advantage of open textbooks or library resources. Apply by Oct. 22.

Global Campus University Libraries Academic Affairs Awards Continuing Education

Hamm Completes Route 91 Harvest Festival Case Study, Adds to Event Planning Classes

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Hospitality management instructor Dede Hamm was part of Jason Aldean's 2018 summer tour while researching her case study on the 2017 Route 91 Harvest Festival tragedy in Las Vegas.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Academic Affairs Research and Innovation Hospitality Management Program School of Human Environmental Sciences

OEOC to Celebrate Disabilities Awareness Month with Webinars

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The U of A will observe Disabilities Awareness Month in October with a series of webinars throughout the month on topics to raise awareness of disabilities and the 30th anniversary of the ADA.

Office of the Chancellor Academic Affairs Diversity & Inclusion Events Lectures Training Office of Equal Opportunity & Compliance

Diversity, Transformation and Italian Studies Hosts Its Inaugural Event

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The collective endeavors to be a forum that encourages discussion and brings about meaningful transformation of Italian studies. A meeting via Zoom will be at 6 p.m. CDT Thursday.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Humanities International Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures
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