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The African Student Association at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will host the first UAFS African Night on April 11 -- a social event featuring a performance by a renowned African dance group and a talk by an African cardiologist in Fort Smith.
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Mon, 03/18/2013
The Center for Lifelong Learning at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has a variety of classes available in April.
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Fri, 03/15/2013
World travelers can avoid the hassle of airline check-in, cruise disasters and the high cost of tickets by attending “iFest 2013,” an “around-the-world in-a-day” celebration of culture on April 13 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Thu, 03/14/2013
There is an opportunity for volunteers to participate in the archeological excavations at the Drennen-Scott Historic Site during 12 specific days in April.
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Wed, 03/13/2013
The Student Activities Office at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is giving everyone a chance to save a life during the last blood drive of the semester on April 10 and 11.
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Tue, 03/12/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Percussion Ensemble and Marimba Band will perform a spring concert at 7:30 p.m. April 8 in Breedlove Auditorium on the UAFS campus.
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Mon, 03/11/2013
April 3 is the official day for the grand reopening of Boreham Library at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, but UAFS officials say the impact of the facility will continue to be felt in the region for years to come.
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Thu, 03/07/2013
Numerous University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students tested both their brains and brawn at the fourth annual First Bank Corp. Collegiate Ambassadors Board Spring event on March 1.
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Wed, 03/06/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Jazz Band and Jazz Catz will perform in concert March 29 with guest artist Rosana Eckert, an internationally recognized jazz vocalist, songwriter, arranger and educator based in Dallas. In addition, Eckert will conduct a vocal clinic at 10 a.m. that day.
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Wed, 03/06/2013
High school juniors who wake up on April 4 with a head full of questions about college can go to bed that night with plenty of answers after attending Junior Den Day at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Wed, 03/06/2013
Theatre students from the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith performing “Dromnium” brought home a first -- the Director’s Choice Award -- from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival regional festival.
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Wed, 03/06/2013
Two University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students -- Kymbur Altes of Van Buren and Christopher Brandon Rowland of Fort Smith -- just returned from competing in the National Collegiate Sales Competition held March 1-4 at Kennesaw State University near Atlanta.
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Tue, 03/05/2013
Little Rock Central High School won first place in the Arkansas Bar Association's Regional High School Mock Trial Competition held March 2 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, with Springdale High School Team One placing second.
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Tue, 03/05/2013
Archeology students at University of Arkansas - Fort Smith were looking for evidence of unmarked graves on March 2 and learned that there is more to this world than meets the eye, according to Duncan P. McKinnon of West Fork, instructor of a Methods in Archeology class.
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Tue, 03/05/2013
Twenty-six students from area junior and senior high schools received awards March 2 in the Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics regional mathematics contest held on the campus of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Mon, 03/04/2013
Taylor Smith of Mansfield will represent the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith in the Miss Arkansas Pageant in Hot Springs in July after winning the local Miss UAFS title March 2.
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Sun, 03/03/2013
Adults thinking about returning to college to finish their degrees -- or considering college for the first time -- can get some tips in a March 28 meeting at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Fri, 03/01/2013
Two voice students from the Academy of the Arts at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith -- Jade Espina and Aspen Knight -- placed second and third respectively in competition at the spring conference for the Arkansas Chapter of NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing).
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Thu, 02/28/2013
More than 60 women on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus have learned how to protect themselves from assault and attempted rape, according to UAFS Chief of Police Craig A. Nance.
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Wed, 02/27/2013
​The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith awarded 661 degrees and certificates from July through December 2012, according to Penny Pendleton of Fort Smith, dean of enrollment management.
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Wed, 02/27/2013
Barbara Harvel of Fort Smith is looking for a few great leaders -- 25 to be exact -- for the Leadership Fort Smith Class of 2014.
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Mon, 02/25/2013
Benefit Bank of Fort Smith has provided two gifts totaling $300,000 to the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith that its board believes will have a positive impact on UAFS students and on health care in the community.
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Thu, 02/21/2013
The Music Department at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is sponsoring two free music events in March, a concert by the Symphonic Band on March 14 and a saxophone recital by a guest performer on March 26.
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Wed, 02/20/2013
Prospective students at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will get a preview of what it’s like to live on campus during The Lion’s Den 2013 spring open houses, which are set for 5:30-6:30 p.m. March 12 and 14, according to Beth Eppinger, director of housing and residential life.
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Mon, 02/18/2013
VH1 Save the Music Foundation will benefit from proceeds from the ninth annual Battle of the Bands at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, scheduled for 7 p.m. March 12 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center.
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Fri, 02/15/2013
Little girls ages 5 - 10 will dress up and primp to be princesses all to themselves while college-age girls compete for scholarships and the title of Miss University of Arkansas - Fort Smith on March 2.
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Thu, 02/14/2013
The Center for Lifelong Learning at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has a variety of classes available in March.
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Wed, 02/13/2013
University of Arkansas - Fort Smith employees and students brought home 47 awards during the 2013 ADDY Awards, presented by the American Advertising Federation - Fort Smith chapter.
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Wed, 02/13/2013
CBPD offers it all in 12 classes and workshops slated for March and April at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith -- leadership development, goal setting, industrial motor controls and Microsoft software programs.
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Wed, 02/13/2013
Thirteen contestants will take the stage March 2 as they vie for the title of Miss UAFS 2013.
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Wed, 02/13/2013
Theatre students at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will present “God of Carnage,” a play by French playwright Yasmina Reza, on March 7, 8 and 9.
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Tue, 02/12/2013
Prospective students and their parents who need help completing federal and state financial aid applications can receive that assistance March 10 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Tue, 02/12/2013
Eli M. Rosenbaum, the longest-serving prosecutor and investigator of Nazi criminals and other perpetrators of human rights violations in world history, will be in Fort Smith March 6 to speak as part of a Criminal Justice Symposium at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Mon, 02/11/2013
University of Arkansas - Fort Smith First Lady Janice Beran was formally acknowledged Feb 8 by the board of directors of the UAFS Foundation for “tireless efforts and contributions made to this community and university.”
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Fri, 02/08/2013
"Multi-sensor Remote Sensing and Mapping at Spiro: Discovering Intrasite Organization" is the title of a 7 p.m. talk March 7 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith that will embrace the celebration of Archeology Month in Arkansas.
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Fri, 02/08/2013
One of the most anticipated of the Arkansas Art Center's annual exhibitions, the “Mid-Southern Watercolorists,” is coming to the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith during March and April, with an opening reception on March 7.
Date Posted:
Thu, 02/07/2013

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