Blending Art and Entrepreneurship
Though Adrienne Callander is an assistant professor of art and entrepreneurship, her research centers on challenging the separation of these two processes.
Callander has appointments in both the School of Art in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences and in the new Department of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Venture Innovation in the Sam M. Walton College of Business.
As a practicing visual artist, Callander has exhibited in the U.S., Canada, Iceland and Germany. Both her work and her research, which she describes as "very experimental and hybrid," include publication and art production.
In addition to teaching, she facilitates arts integration and partners with on- and off-campus entities to grow opportunities and engagement with the arts by connecting students with regional and national experts, and with other community partners. The goal, she says, is to extend student experience beyond the classroom.
A new book edited by professors Michael T. Miller and G. David Gearhart of the College of Education and Health Professions explores the changing dynamics, expectations and roles of college leaders.
Walton College Executive Education will offer a free small business panel discussion focusing on lessons learned by startups in Bentonville on June 21.
Fred Miller, a science editor and photographer for the Division of Agriculture, and Michelle Parks, director of communications for the Fay Jones School, won awards from the national federation.
U of A I-Corps teams participating in the regional and national programs are supported by the Division of Research and Innovation and the Division of Economic Development.
Introduction to the Unix Shell, taught by The Carpentries, is set for 1-4 p.m. June 23, and registration is required. This is part of a series of training sessions designed to enhance software skills across campus.