The archived stories listed here appear in their original form and may provide historical
context for stories today, but information within the archived stories such as titles
of professors, names of research centers or contact information may no longer be
valid. To check whether information within an older story is still current, please
contact the Arkansas Newswire editor at firstname.lastname@example.org or 479-575-5555
Winners of Hoyt H. Purvis Award for Service in International Education Announced
Bruce Ahrendsen, Fran Hagstrom and Cynthia Smith have been named winners of the 2017 Hoyt H. Purvis Award for Service in International Education.
Dance Around the World Showcases International Culture
Holcombe Hall, home of the International Education Living Learning Community, is holding an annual Dance Around the World celebration at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, in the hall's living room.
Campus Community Invited to Host International Students, Scholars for Thanksgiving
Those who are interested in hosting international students and scholars for Thanksgiving dinner may sign up by completing the registration form. The deadline is 4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16.
International Dress Day, International Jersey Day Planned for Next Week
U of A students, staff and faculty are invited to participate in International Dress Day on Monday, Nov. 13, by wearing cultural items or clothing from around the world.
Come Celebrate International Education Week with Nepalese Students at Cultural Bites
Nepalese students would like to invite you to the Cultural Bites event on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at the Fulbright Dining Hall in the Northwest Quad.
Join Campus Cousins for a Night of Hallowscream
Campus Cousins and the Office of International Students and Scholars are hosting a Halloween-themed social from 7-9 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 30, in Holcombe Hall.
Join the Annual Plaza de las Americas Friday
The Plaza de las Americas will take place from 3-5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, in the Arkansas Union Ballroom as part of Hispanic Heritage Month at the university.
University of Arkansas Pens Agreement With Turkish University
The University of Arkansas and Erzurum Technical University in Erzurum, Turkey, have established a formal agreement of cooperation that is intended to further the academic objectives of each institution.
iFriend Program to Host Table at Farmer's Market on Saturday
The iFriend program connects local individuals or families with U of A international students, as a platform to build friendships.
U of A Makes Its Mark at Annual International Education Conference
The U of A was well-represented at the annual NAFSA: Association of International Educators conference earlier this month in Los Angeles.