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The Drennen-Scott Historic Site owned by the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will host a Victorian Holiday Open House from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Drennen-Scott House.
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Fri, 11/07/2014
Mike Kindellan is changing the world one cardboard pallet at a time. And he’s hiring University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students to help him do it.
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Thu, 11/06/2014
An exhibit hanging in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus displays one artist’s perception of the interaction between darkness and light.
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Wed, 11/05/2014
The Drennen-Scott Historic Site owned by the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will be closed for public tours Nov. 21
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Wed, 11/05/2014
An exhibit containing artwork by UAFS students is on display at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown throughout the month of November, with a reception taking place from 6-7 p.m. Nov. 11.
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Wed, 11/05/2014
The Homecoming King and Queen at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith are Annsley Garner of Greenwood, and Tony Jones of Fort Smith.
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Tue, 11/04/2014
Warren Rapert received the 2014 Diligence to Victory Award presented at the alumni reunion dinner Nov. 1 as part of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s homecoming celebrations.
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Tue, 11/04/2014
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith received approval Oct. 31 from the Arkansas Department of Higher Education Coordinating Board to offer its first master’s degree, clearing a major hurdle in the university’s efforts to begin the degree program.
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Mon, 11/03/2014
The Mollie Wilson Women’s Financial Series started in 1994 as a small group of women with three simple goals: to learn about financing, to invest their own money into stocks of their choosing, and to help provide scholarships for University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students.
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Wed, 10/29/2014
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Chorale and Women’s Chorus will usher in the holiday season with a seasonal concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Breedlove Auditorium on UAFS campus.
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Tue, 10/28/2014
He earned his doctorate in workforce education from the University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in 2009 to help complement his mathematics background and make him well-rounded as a professor.
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Mon, 10/27/2014
​Four archaeologists with the Arkansas Archeological Survey will discuss primitive hunting and survival techniques at the Janet Huckabee River Valley Nature Center at 7 p.m. Nov. 20.
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Fri, 10/24/2014
Standing on the Rib Room’s stage in Fort Smith, Arkansas, Chris Cameron, ‘99, teases his guitar until it wails with recalled pain from the soft weeping of sorrow to the gut stabs that cannot be borne. In his suit jacket and button-down shirt with his scruffy beard and glasses, he resembles a professor more than a musician. He throws his head back, letting the guitar speak of the agony in blues, giving voice to what cannot be spoken in words. The pain forces its way into the room’s corners and cracks, mining its depths.
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Thu, 10/23/2014
Thirteen schools participated in the 2014 River Valley BEST robotics competition Oct. 18 on UAFS campus, but it was Muldrow/Gans High School who won the competition for the second consecutive year.
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Wed, 10/22/2014
Vi Tran moved with her family from Vietnam to Fort Smith five years ago in search of a better future through a quality education, and she’s finding it at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Tue, 10/21/2014
Vi Tran moved with her family from Vietnam to Fort Smith five years ago in search of a better future through a quality education, and she’s finding it at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Tue, 10/21/2014
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will host a “One-Stop Transfer Day” from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Nov. 11 in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center, an event helping transfer students enroll at the university for the spring semester.
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Mon, 10/20/2014
A University of Arkansas - Fort Smith professor has been named the 10th best professor in America by a prominent professor-rating website.
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Mon, 10/20/2014
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Jazz Band and Jazz Catz will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Fort Smith Convention Center, located at 55 S. 7th St.
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Mon, 10/20/2014
Two University of Arkansas - Fort Smith business students are spending the semester studying in Hong Kong, an eye-opening experience made available to them through the UAFS International Relations Office.
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Fri, 10/17/2014
The 2012 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year will speak at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith at 6 p.m. Nov. 18 and discuss her experience hiking 2,185 miles in 46 days.
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Wed, 10/15/2014
The Chamber Ensemble at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will perform a concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown.
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Wed, 10/15/2014
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Percussion Ensemble will perform a concert focused on history and innovation at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13 in Breedlove Auditorium, according to Tommy Dobbs, visiting instructor of music and percussion at UAFS.
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Tue, 10/14/2014
An Arkansas native who won the 2014 CBS Grammy Gig of a Lifetime will perform at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown as part of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s Season at the Blue Lion.
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Fri, 10/10/2014
The second blood drive of the fall semester at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will take place from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 5-6 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center.
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Thu, 10/09/2014
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Symphonic Band will perform a concert in honor of Election Day at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4 at the ArcBest Corp. Performing Arts Center. The performance is a part of the university’s Season of Entertainment 34.
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Wed, 10/08/2014
The Academy of the Arts at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will present one of the most beloved musicals of all time in November as part of its On Stage series.
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Tue, 10/07/2014
Sixteen University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students collaborated with Habitat for Humanity for a build day as part of a Chancellor’s Leadership Council project.
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Tue, 10/07/2014
World War II veteran Warren Blaylock will discuss his experiences serving in an evacuation hospital in Europe at the final Crawford County Chronicles program of the year. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, will take place at 1:30 and 3 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Drennen-Scott Historic Site in Van Buren.
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Mon, 10/06/2014
The newest learning facility at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is reinventing the classroom with a house on the periphery of campus currently being renovated to offer courses on energy conservation and sustainable energy topics.
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Thu, 10/02/2014
The annual Haunted Union event held from 6-10 p.m. Oct. 25 on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus will convert the majority of the building into a Halloween-themed carnival-style event for the Fort Smith community.
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Tue, 09/30/2014
Ten University of Arkansas - Fort Smith alumni returned to campus Sept. 29 to speak to more than 30 School of Education students and provide insight into the education field.
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Tue, 09/30/2014
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has announced a week of activities running from Oct. 27 - Nov. 1 in recognition of this year’s Homecoming, which is themed “Hero Pride.”
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Mon, 09/29/2014
​The Academy Kidz Theatre Company will present its first production of the Academy of the Arts’ 2014-15 On-Stage Series with “Sleeping Beauty KIDS” at 2 p.m. Oct. 25 at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown.
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Mon, 09/29/2014
A “first-class comedy” will visit Fort Smith for a show at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27, kicking off a year of touring events for the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s Season of Entertainment 34.
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Thu, 09/25/2014
The Academy of the Arts’ 2014-15 On Stage Series will kick off with “An Evening with the Stars: Faculty Variety Show” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23 in the Breedlove Auditorium on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus.
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Thu, 09/25/2014

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