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Fifth-Annual Racquetball Tournament to Raise Funds for Denny Scholarship

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The George S. Denny Memorial Scholarship Fund's tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 24, at the racquetball courts in the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Building.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Giving

Kelley Scholarship Supports Students in Heber Springs, Cleburne County

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A Campaign Arkansas gift from alumni Hank and Stephanie Kelley will create an Advance Arkansas scholarship for undergraduate students

Sam M. Walton College of Business Business Giving

Scholarship Gift Inspired by Research Assistantship and Faculty Mentor

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A Campaign Arkansas gift from alumnus Kaiyuan Chen will create a scholarship for undergraduates pursuing research in physics. 

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Giving Research & Innovation Science

U of A Receives Funding to Support Arkansas A+ Schools

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The Windgate Foundation has provided a five-year grant to assist a program bringing art education to students across the state. 

College of Education and Health Professions Education Giving Outreach Research & Innovation

Transformative Gift Allows U of A to Expand Local Art and Design District

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Windgate Charitable Foundation gives $40 million to expand art student studio space, create new facilities and engage community.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences University Advancement Arts Giving Points of Pride Art University Development

Enrollment Services Annual Fundraiser Benefits EOA Children's House

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

This year, Enrollment Services staff members raised over $1,100, enough to buy clothing for four children and add numerous toys to the Children's House Christmas Store.

Enrollment and Admissions Events Giving

Housing Northwest Arkansas Initiative Launched at Fay Jones School

Monday, December 11, 2017

A $250,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation supports studio, symposium and design competition focused on attainable housing. 

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Architecture Cultural Events Design Economic Development Giving Outreach Research & Innovation Sustainability

RazorGift Delivery Deadline Extended to Today, Dec. 11

Monday, December 11, 2017

Visit the RazorGift Virtual Registry today to help out those less fortunate than you! Items must be delivered by Monday, Dec. 11, for distribution deadline. Distribution will be Dec. 12-15.

Events Giving

Student Raises Over $2,500 for Therapeutic Riding Center

Friday, December 08, 2017

A Bumpers College course called Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies encompasses a range of activities and therapies with horses to promote human physical and mental health.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Giving Health Animal Science

'Give a Cookie. Get a Cookie.' With Chartwells, Razorback Food Recovery and VAC

Friday, December 01, 2017

Chartwells and the Volunteer Action Center will be hosting the second annual "Give a Cookie, Get a Cookie" from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdy, Dec. 5, in the International Connections Lounge.

Student Affairs Events Food & Nutrition Giving
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