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U of A Anthropology Department Hosts Open House Feb. 15 for Public Exploration

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The Department of Anthropology is hosting its third annual Anthropology Open House from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, on the first floor of Old Main.

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U of A Researchers Receive Grant to Study Domestic Terrorism Patterns

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

The Terrorism Research Center will investigate where acts were planned as opposed to where they were committed.

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U of A Professor to Lecture on Threat of 'Bad Medicine' in Modern Times

Thursday, February 08, 2018

History professor Tricia Starks will discuss the dangerous links between the state, medicine and power at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14.  

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Deadline Approaching for 2018-19 Fulbright College Scholarship Applications

Thursday, February 08, 2018

The J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-19 academic year. Final deadline for application is Thursday, Feb. 15.

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Three U of A Faculty Featured in Oxford University Press' Very Short Introduction Series

Friday, February 02, 2018

Elizabeth Margulis, Sean Teuton and Peter Ungar, faculty members in Fulbright College, have provided "very short introductions" for topics in their respective fields of study.

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Spring Hartman Hotz Lecture to Explore 'Federalism During and After Trump'

Thursday, February 01, 2018

Daniel B. Rodriguez of the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law will present "Federalism During and After Trump" at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6, in the law school's E.J. Ball Courtroom.

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In New Podcast, Brandon Discusses Bluff Shelters and Leetown Dig

Thursday, February 01, 2018

Jamie Brandon, the Fayetteville station archeologist, explains the history of the Arkansas Archeological Survey and how it serves the state in a new edition of Short Talks From the Hill.

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Deadline Approaching for 2018-19 Fulbright College Scholarship Applications

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-19 academic year. First deadline for application is 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1.

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Sturgis International Fellowship for Students Seeking International Research or Internships

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The Fulbright College Honors Program is once again accepting applications for the prestigious Sturgis International Fellowship. The deadline to submit is 4 p.m. Thursday, March 1.

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Researchers Ask Why Some Private Equity Firms Add Jobs After Buyouts

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Researchers found that increases for politically-connected private equity firms were most common in swing states and in election years. 

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