Creation of open textbooks and instructional resource materials break down the barriers of affordability and accessibility for students and give faculty customized teaching materials.
In Part II of this exploration of the University of Arkansas campus in 1969, we look at the controversy and racial tensions ahead of the “Game of the Century,” when the Razorbacks hosted Texas on December 6, 1969.
As finals approach, the University Libraries have teamed up with our partners across campus to offer study breaks that are free and open to all U of A students. Mullins Library will also offer extended hours.
One challenge associated with curating an exhibit is deciding what to leave out. Some items are too large or too fragile to be put in the case, and there is a finite amount of space. This post highlights some of the stories that we wish we could have included in our recent exhibit, Arkansas from Scratch: Recipes for Changing Communities.
Levels 3 and 4 will close Friday, Dec. 20. Furniture will be moving, and updated floor plans are now available.
Fifty years ago, the United States was undergoing tremendous change and challenges, and the University of Arkansas in 1969 had its own share of controversy and excitement. Guest speakers such as Muhhammad Ali brought new ideas to the students in Fayetteville, and the campus saw protests and remarkable events draw national attention. In this first of two blogs, we look at the counterculture on campus though the lens of remarkable guest speakers.
200 years ago today, William E. Woodruff published the first issue of the Arkansas Gazette. Learn more in this blog post by processing archivist Adam Heien.
Just in time for Thanksgiving, the exhibit “Arkansas from Scratch: Recipes for Changing Communities” highlights Arkansas foodways and the communities that grow around food.
Beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, the campus is invited to make some noise in Mullins Library before the third and fourth floors close for renovation.
The Office of Scholarly Communications and Honors College invite all honors undergraduate students to an open house Nov. 19-20 in the upstairs Honors College lounge in Gearhart Hall (GEAR 258).