Dr. Glenda Ezell of Magazine, executive director of the School of Education at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, has been elected to serve as the chair of the Arkansas Association for Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE).
Not many college students have the opportunity to attend congressional briefings and committee meetings, conduct research on legislation, and give tours of the U.S. Capitol, but one University of Arkansas – Fort Smith student spent his summer doing just that as part of a prestigious fellowship.
Eleven new resident assistants will join the 11 returning RAs and the rest of the housing team at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith for the 2016-2017 academic year.
The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation is seeking third-party comments from students, faculty, graduates or employers of graduates of the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith’s School of Education.
“Triple-threat fiddle champions” will bring their musical talents to Fort Smith for a performance at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20 as part of the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith’s Season at The Blue Lion.

 

Season 36 Choral Concert to be Held Oct. 11
The Department of Music and Theatre at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will present their first concert of the year at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 11 as part of Season of Entertainment 36.
DePue De Hoyos to Perform at Blue Lion Oct. 17
A duo renowned for their unique combination of classical music and classic rock will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17 as part of the University of Arkansas Fort Smith’s Season at The Blue Lion.
Award-Winning Show Returns to UAFS Oct. 20-22, 24-25
Ten years ago, an original production from a fledging theatre department at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith brought national acclaim to the university, the beginning of a 10-year run of celebrated productions and performances by the theatre program. This fall, Theatre @ UAFS will reenact the award-winning production “CORRIGENDA” for a 10th-anniversary celebration as part of the University’s Season of Entertainment 36. The shows will take place at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20-22 and 24-25 in the Breedlove Auditorium on the UAFS campus, and tickets are $6 for the general public and free for students. The show is rated suitable for all audiences.
Watercolor Exhibit on Display through Oct. 31 at UAFS
Artwork by Laura Wattles, creative director at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, is on display until Oct. 31 in an exhibit at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, with a reception slated for 5 p.m. Sept. 14.
Ark-Homa Chapter Meeting to be Held at UAFS Sept. 15
The monthly meeting of the Ark-Homa Chapter of the Arkansas Archeological Society and the Oklahoma Anthropological Society will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 in Room 202 of the Math-Science Building on the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith campus.