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Humanities Center Promotes Action Against Systemic Racism on Campus

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

The Arkansas Humanities Center will offer two grant competitions for fall 2020, funding humanities research and programming to move from words to action in the effort to reveal and dismantle systemic racism.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Diversity & Inclusion Humanities Department of Communication Department of English Department of History Department of Philosophy Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures School of Journalism & Strategic Media

Fulbright College Calls for Video Submissions for New Student Open House Website

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

The virtual open house, "We Welcome You: College of Arts and Sciences," will feature video introductions for each department or school within the college. Submit videos by July 20.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Fine Arts Humanities Science Social Sciences

Libraries to Receive $35,000 Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

Thursday, June 18, 2020

The grant will be used to relaunch the Folk and Traditional Arts Apprenticeship program and fund four master and apprentice teams.

University Libraries Awards Humanities Outreach Social Sciences

Researcher Finds Positive Implications From Social Support Among Breast Cancer Patients

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

A study by Mengfei Guan, assistant professor of communication, shows that breast cancer patients with strong social support are more likely to take an active role in treatment and experience positive outcomes.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Health, Fitness & Wellness Humanities Research and Innovation Department of Communication

'Arkansas Soul' Program Hosts Summer Digital Media Challenge

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

The Arkansas Soul Summer Workshop program staff wants minority high school students from around the state to share stories about the impact COVID-19 has had on their communities.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Diversity & Inclusion Events Humanities Outreach School of Journalism & Strategic Media

Classical Studies Graduate Wins Poster Prize at Professional Conference

Tuesday, June 09, 2020

Kelsey Myers, an honors graduate in Classical studies, took home the poster prize at last week's virtual meeting of the Classical Association of the Midwest and South.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Humanities Classical Studies Program Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Honors College Fellow Wins Award, Publication from Arkansas Historical Association

Friday, June 05, 2020

Honors College Fellow Jacob Huneycutt has won the prestigious Violet B. Gingles Award for a paper investigating a contentious 1901 split in the Arkansas Baptist State Convention.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Honors College Awards Humanities Points of Pride Department of History

Journalism Master's Student Has Refereed Paper Accepted at International Convention

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Brooke Borgognoni's research surveying student-run agencies at other campuses also informed the successful launch of the U of A student advertising agency, Main Hill Media.

Division of Student Affairs Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Graduate School Humanities Research and Innovation Main Hill Media School of Journalism & Strategic Media Student Media

KUAF Celebrates 30 Years of 'Ozarks at Large' With Kyle Kellams and June Fundraiser

Monday, June 01, 2020

KUAF 91.3 FM begins a fundraising campaign today, Monday, June 1, to celebrate 30 years of KUAF news director Kyle Kellams as host of the locally produced program Ozarks at Large.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Giving Humanities Outreach KUAF Public Radio School of Journalism & Strategic Media
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