Want to Join a Student Club? Need a Major or Minor? Attend Bumpers Bash

Bumpers Bash is open to any student on campus interested in getting involved with a club or organization, or wanting information on majors and minors.
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Bumpers Bash is open to any student on campus interested in getting involved with a club or organization, or wanting information on majors and minors.

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Any U of A students looking for clubs, organizations or extracurricular activities to get involved in are invited to Bumpers Bash hosted by the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences.

All students undecided on a major and/or minor are also encouraged to attend.

Bumpers College and the School of Human Environmental Sciences sponsor more than 20 clubs and organizations, and members are not required to be Bumpers College majors.

Bumpers Bash will be from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, on the Maudine Sanders Student Plaza and Garden and Hawkins Family Terrace on the south end of the AFLS Building.

Each club and organization, along with every academic department from Bumpers College, will have tables and information booths set up for students to gather information about groups, activities, majors and minors.

The college is providing free lunch, drinks and giveaways. No registration is required. See a list of clubs here.

About the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences: Bumpers College provides life-changing opportunities to position and prepare graduates who will be leaders in the businesses associated with foods, family, the environment, agriculture, sustainability and human quality of life; and who will be first-choice candidates of employers looking for leaders, innovators, policy makers and entrepreneurs. The college is named for Dale Bumpers, former Arkansas governor and longtime U.S. senator who made the state prominent in national and international agriculture. For more information about Bumpers College, visit our website, and follow us on Twitter at @BumpersCollege and Instagram at BumpersCollege.

About the University of Arkansas: The University of Arkansas provides an internationally competitive education for undergraduate and graduate students in more than 200 academic programs. The university contributes new knowledge, economic development, basic and applied research, and creative activity while also providing service to academic and professional disciplines. The Carnegie Foundation classifies the University of Arkansas among only 2.7 percent of universities in America that have the highest level of research activity. U.S. News & World Report ranks the University of Arkansas among its top American public research universities. Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas comprises 10 colleges and schools and maintains a low student-to-faculty ratio that promotes personal attention and close mentoring.


Robby Edwards, director of communications
Bumpers College
479-575-4625, robbye@uark.edu


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