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Attend the Global Series Interest Session

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Students interested in sharing their international stories are invited to a Global Series Interest Session at 5:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Jan. 16-17, in the Holcombe Hall living room.

Student Affairs Events International Residential life Housing International Students & Scholars

Host Students, Families Needed for iFriend Program

Thursday, January 16, 2020

The iFriend program connects local individuals or families with U of A international students, as a platform to build friendships. Apply online.

Graduate School International Outreach International Students & Scholars

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Documentary Film Screening

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Join the Italian and Jewish Studies Programs in co-sponsoring the documentary screening of Assisi in Silence for the International Holocaust Remembrance Day at 7 p.m. Jan. 27 in Kimpel Hall 301.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities International World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Middle East Studies Forum to Discuss Developments, Protests in Iran on Jan. 23

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Shirin Saeidi and Mohammad Tabaar, experts in Iranian studies, will give lectures that look at the escalation of tension between Iran and the United States and the impact on regional politics.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities International Lectures Politics International Studies Middle East Studies Political Science

Greek Diaspora Fellowship Selects Division of Agriculture Professor for Research Project

Thursday, January 09, 2020

Ioannis E. Tzanetakis, professor of plant pathology for the U of A System Division of Agriculture, has received a fellowship from the Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program to work with the Agricultural University of Athens, Greece, on research to identify and describe viruses and viroids that affect fig crops.

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Awards Food & Nutrition International Points of Pride Research and Innovation Science Agricultural and Extension Education Entomology and Plant Pathology

Miller Gives Keynote Address at Behavioral Health Conference

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Michael T. Miller, professor of higher education, recently delivered the keynote address to the Second International Conference on Behavioral Health in Doha, Qatar.

College of Education and Health Professions Education Health International Lectures Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication Disorders

World Trade Center Arkansas Seeks Local Artists for Global Mural Competition

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The competition asks local artists around the world to visually define the cultural understanding and connection that results from global trade. The deadline for entries is Feb. 7, 2020.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Arts Business Economic Development Events International World Trade Center Arkansas Art

Arkansas Design Projects Shared on International Stage at 2019 World Architecture Festival

Thursday, December 05, 2019

Arkansas is on the international stage this week with two design projects being presented at the 2019 World Architecture Festival in Amsterdam.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Alumni Architecture Awards Design International Points of Pride
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