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Historian Talks Hillbilly Hellraiseres

Friday, February 16, 2018

J. Blake Perkins, assistant professor of history at Williams Baptist College, will give a lecture on Ozark defiance at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, in Gearhart Hall Auditorium, Room 26.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Student Affairs Events Humanities Lectures History Student Organizations

U of A Professor to Lecture on Issues of Global Water Scarcity

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Professor Eric Wailes will discuss the causes and possible solutions for water scarcity in an Honors College lecture at 5:15 p.m. Feb. 21. 

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Academic Affairs Agriculture Events Food & Nutrition Lectures Natural Environment Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

Reading by Novelist Marie-Helene Bertino

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Acclaimed novelist Marie-Helene Bertino will give a free public reading of her work at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in the Graduate Education building auditorium on the U of A campus.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Arts Events Humanities Lectures Creative Writing English

Bryan Lee to Present 'Design for Justice' Honors Workshop, Public Lecture on Feb. 18-19

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Bryan C. Lee Jr., founder of Colloqate Design, will present a lecture at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, in Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Room 250 of Vol Walker Hall

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Honors College Architecture Design Events Lectures

Three Events to Celebrate Opening of Opera in the Ozarks Archives

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

The University Libraries, the Department of Music and the Opera in the Ozarks are partnering to host a three-part series of events to celebrate the opening of the Opera in the Ozarks archives.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Libraries Arts Entertainment Events Lectures Music

Social Justice Activist to Speak as Part of Honors College Invites Series

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Payton Head, who sparked protests at the University of Missouri in 2015, will lecture on leadership and inclusion Tuesday, March 6.

Honors College Diversity & Multiculturalism Events Humanities Law and Justice Lectures Politics

Harvard Lecturer, Author of Education Book to Speak at U of A on March 5

Monday, February 12, 2018

Celine Coggins, a lecturer and entrepreneur-in-residence at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, will give a presentation titled "How to Be Heard" at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 5.

College of Education and Health Professions Education Events Lectures Education Reform

Physics Colloquium: AGN Narrow-Line Region Kinematics

Friday, February 09, 2018

Travis Fischer of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center will present a physics colloquium about active galactic nuclei at 4 p.m. today, Feb. 9, in the Paul Sharrah Lecture Hall, PHYS 133.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Lectures Science Physics

Student to Give Research Presentation on Discrimination in Division I Athletics

Friday, February 09, 2018

Sean Strehlow, a graduate student in recreation and sport management, will give a research presentation at 3 p.m. today, Feb. 9, in HPER 316 about student-athletes' experiences of discrimination.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Intercollegiate Athletics Lectures Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation

U of A Faculty, Alumnus to Speak at Benton County Black History Event

Friday, February 09, 2018

Professor Lisa Corrigan, Vice Chancellor Charles F. Robinson and alumnus Evin Demirel will be among the speakers at a Benton County Black History Month event on Saturday, Feb. 17, at NWACC.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Cultural Events Events Lectures Communication
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