U of A to Celebrate Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in September
The Office for Diversity and Inclusion in partnership with units across campus, will celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion with a month-long slate of events in September.
Highlighted by a kickoff event on Wednesday, Sept. 2, weekly book discussions hosted by the Walton College of Business, and numerous networking events, the month is a celebration of the university's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion on its campus and in the community.
A full events schedule is available on the Office for Diversity and Inclusion website. More events may be added throughout the month.
John Post, director of academic communications
Asmita Singh, a doctoral student in food science, will have results of her research published in the March issue of the peer-reviewed journal Food Quality and Preference.
Weston Waldo has been named venture development program manager in the Office of Technology Ventures. Waldo, whose name is 王卫地 in Chinese, began his appointment on Oct. 1.
The Northwest Arkansas Council released a study and recommendations by The Sustainability Consortium based on the movement of recyclable materials.
The U of A supports these transferring students with scholarship opportunities like the Arkansas Transfer Achievement Scholarship, as well as guides to course equivalencies and transfer planning.
This program is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors with a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher from any discipline and includes a paid, 12-week assignment with a host organization. Apply by Friday, Nov. 13.