Multicultural Center's First Friday to Focus on LGBTQ-Plus History Month

Join the Multicultural Center for First Friday, Oct. 4, from noon to 1:30 p.m. as they kickoff LGBTQ-plus History Month! The Multicultural Center welcomes you for fun, food, prizes, resource fair and so much more in Arkansas Union 403.

The Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education provides academic, cultural and social programs intended to promote inclusiveness, foster achievement and assist in the development and advancement of a diverse student body.

Contacts

Angelique Price, graduate assistant
Office of Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
479-575-8405, arp021@uark.edu

Headlines

Researchers Get NSF Grant to Study Ancient Climate Change, Tectonics and Mass Extinctions

Celina Suarez and Glenn Sharman of the Department of Geosciences recently received a five-year, $588,000 NSF grant to research the transition period from the Early to Late Cretaceous.

U of A Saxophone Graduate Student Advances in National Competition

U of A graduate student and saxophonist Landon Cole has been selected to advance to the regional round of the Music Teachers' National Association's Young Artist Solo Competition.

Mullins Library Hosts the Un-Quiet Tonight at 6

Beginning at 6 p.m. — when Mullins Library would typically close — the campus community is invited to come make some noise in the usually-quiet spaces on Levels 3 and 4 before they close for renovation.

Housing Director Mentors Young Professionals About 'Physical Environments and Student Success'

Takama Statton-Brooks, director of residence education for U of A Housing, recently served as a mentor for the Southwestern Association of College and University Housing Offices.

University Recreation to Operate on Reduced Holiday Hours

All UREC facilities, including the HPER building, the UREC Fitness Center, and the UREC Sports Complex will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 28, and reduced hours will be set on other days.

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