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Four U of A Students Earn Federal Scholarship to Study Language Abroad
The U.S. Department of State has awarded Critical Language Scholarships to Jessica Garross, Emily Matlock, Samuel Scurry and Zachary Smith to study critical languages abroad this summer.
Additional Fulbright Graduate Students Win Hudson Awards
Graduate students Samaher Aldhamen, Sam Johnson and Bethany Henry Rosenbaum have won James J. Hudson Doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities for the 2018-19 academic year.
Four Selected for Open Educational Resources Awards
The University Libraries and Global Campus will award incentives to Cash Acrey, Jim Gigantino, Justin Hunter and Matthew Mihalka to adopt, adapt or create open educational resources.
Fulbright College Announces 2018 Connor Faculty Fellows
Eighteen outstanding, hard-working faculty members have been selected as the 2018 class of Connor Faculty Fellows at the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.
Fulbright College Celebrates 2018 Scholars Who Graduated With a 4.0 GPA
Forty-five of the more than 1,030 graduating Fulbright College students maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA. This group was honored at the college's annual spring Scholars Breakfast.
History Doctoral Student Wins Major National Fellowship
History doctoral candidate Elizabeth Kiszonas has been named a Dissertation Fellow at the McNeil Center for Early American Studies at the University of Pennsylvania for the coming academic year.
Historian Zimmerman to Lecture Monday on American Civil War and Its Global Context
Andrew Zimmerman will present "The American Civil War: A Global History on the Mississippi River" as the 2017-18 Timothy Donovan Lecturer at 6 p.m. Monday, April 16, in Giffels Auditorium.
Media Studies Professor Benjamin Peters to Present 'The Soviet Internet' Lecture on April 16
Benjamin Peters, of University of Tulsa and Yale Law School, will give a free lecture titled "The Soviet Internet: Beyond the Book" at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 16 in Gearhart Hall Auditorium (GEAR 26).
Call for Proposals: Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant
The Humanities Program in Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation.
Department of History Presents Inaugural Tom Kennedy Endowed Lecture
Padraic Kennedy of York College of Pennsylvania will give the inaugural Tom Kennedy Endowed Lecture about construction of an Irish national identity at 7 p.m. March 15.