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.
The U of A ranch horse team won the reserve Division 2 championship at the Stock Horse of Texas World Show in October and earned a spot in the Invitational Collegiate Ranch Horse Competition.
The Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program will host Mark Bayer, professor of English at the University of Texas at San Antonio, at 11:50 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 2, in Kimpel Hall 321.
Sara Jarma Arroyo, a doctoral student in food science, is the winner of the U of A Three Minute Thesis competition sponsored by the Graduate School.
University Housing and U of A Cares partnered to provide more than 275 meals to 22 students during this recent winter break while normal dining services were closed.
Seth Price Will Speak to Environmental Dynamics Lecture Series on His Recent Research in Peru Feb. 1
Seth Price, a doctoral candidate in environmental dynamics, will give a lecture about his studies of raised field cultivation in northern Peru at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in Gearhart Hall 017 and via Teams.