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Fulbright College Launches New Initiative for Resilient Philanthropy and Public Policy

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Building on its Master of Public Administration and Nonprofit Studies, the Department of Political Science has launched a new initiative focused on resilient philanthropy and public policy.

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We're Not Monkeying Around: Doctoral Student Creates Blog to Share Interesting Primate Facts

Monday, June 18, 2018

Doctoral student Ashly Romero has started a blog series called Peculiar Primates as an outreach tool for the Terhune Lab in Fulbright College's Department of Anthropology. 

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Schreckhise Publishes Book to Answer 'How Well Does the American Political System Work?'

Monday, May 21, 2018

William Schreckhise, an associate professor in the Department of Political Science in the Fulbright College wrote a book to answer the question, "How well does the American political system work?"

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Fulbright College Announces 2018 Winners of King, Nolan and OMNI Awards

Friday, May 18, 2018

Professors Kevin Fitzpatrick, Anna Zajicek, Song Feng and Juan Bustamante were selected to receive Fulbright College's most prestigious endowed faculty awards.

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There Is More Than One Way to Say 'No,' Researchers Find

Friday, May 04, 2018

U of A researchers find students use a variety of ways to refuse sex beyond just “saying no,” including direct and indirect body language.

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Sociology Master's Student Selected for Prestigious Summer Fellowship

Monday, April 23, 2018

Whitney Frierson, a U of A graduate student and Arkansas native, has been selected as a participant in the 2018 University of Michigan Humanities Emerging Research Scholars Program.

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Anthropologist of Religion and Politics to Discuss Rethinking of Islam in Indonesia

Monday, April 23, 2018

Nur Amali Ibrahim of Indiana University, will give a lecture titled "Liberal Islam: Religious Play in Post‐Authoritarian Indonesia" at 5 p.m. Monday, April 23, in Chemistry Building Room 144.

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Crime Scene Competition and Guest Speaker Event

Monday, April 23, 2018

Lambda Alpha Epsilon, a criminal justice RSO, is sponsoring the first Crime Scene Competition from 1-4 p.m. Friday, April 27, with guest speakers as well. 

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New Book on Native American Rock Art

Friday, April 20, 2018

George Sabo, professor of anthropology and director of the Arkansas Archeological Survey, is a co-editor of the newly released Transforming the Landscape: Rock Art and the Mississippian Cosmos.

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Anthropologist of Religion and Politics to Discuss Rethinking of Islam in Indonesia, April 23

Monday, April 16, 2018

Nur Amali Ibrahim of Indiana University will give a lecture titled "Liberal Islam: Religious Play in Post‐Authoritarian Indonesia" at 5 p.m. Monday, April 23, in Chemistry Building 144.

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