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School of Law Joins ABA Celebration of 100 Years of Women's Right to Vote

Monday, January 27, 2020

The School of Law will host an exhibit, "100 Years After the 19th Amendment: Their Legacy, and Our Future," Jan. 27-30 in the Robert and Vivian Young Law Library.

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Honors Forums to Focus on BAD Student Organization, Obesity Epidemic and Presidential Election

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The fall 2020 Honors College Forums will focus on the Black Americans for Democracy student organization at the U of A, the obesity epidemic and the presidential election. Apply by April 3.

College of Education and Health Professions Honors College J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Diversity and Inclusion Health Politics Health, Sport and Exercise History

Pryor Center Presents 'Opinion Journalism in the Age of Trump' with Journalist Alex Kingsbury Feb. 5

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Alex Kingsbury, senior staff editor at the New York Times, will present "Opinion Journalism in the Age of Trump" at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the Pryor Center on the Fayetteville Square.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Politics Journalism Political Science

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

Arkansas Poll Looks at Immigration, Gun Laws and Political Makeup of State

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

The 21st annual Arkansas Poll found an increase in Arkansans identifying as Republican and support for both gun laws and a border wall.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Politics Research and Innovation Political Science

Hughes to Present on Re-Segregation of Little Rock Nov. 7

Monday, October 21, 2019

Airic Hughes, a doctoral candidate in history, will present "Through the Heart of the City: I-630 and the Re-segregation of Little Rock" at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in the Walton Reading Room of Mullins Library.

Graduate School J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Libraries Diversity and Inclusion Events Humanities Lectures Politics Research and Innovation History

U of A's Blair Center Receives $1 Million Campaign Gift in Memory of Namesake

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

A planned gift from alumnus Brian Wolff will support the endowment of the Blair Center and research involving Southern politics and culture.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences University Advancement Politics University Development

Latin American and Latino Studies Program Hosts Day-Long Research Symposium Oct. 9

Monday, October 07, 2019

Latin American and Latino Studies, which combines Latin American regional studies and U.S. Latinx ethnic studies, will hold a one-day Research Symposium starting at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Politics Latin American and Latino Studies

Hazbun to Discuss Political Insecurity in the Middle East, Tonight

Monday, September 16, 2019

Political scientist Waleed Hazbun will give a talk on political insecurity in the Middle East following U.S. intervention at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16, in Kimpel Hall 102.

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

Historian Publishes New Book on Legacy of J. William Fulbright

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Professor Alessandro Brogi, the book's lead co-editor, along with the book's authors, including Distinguished Professor Randall Woods, bring a fresh international perspective to their evaluation of Fulbright.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Humanities International Politics Research and Innovation History
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