Events & Programs

Date Event
Every Day

Full Circle Food Pantry Mini Available every day; Graduate Student Lounge (GEAR 206)

Students, faculty and staff are encouraged “to take what you need, and give what you can!” Come by and grab food you need and, if you are in a position to donate food or personal items, please email gradsupport@uark.edu.

Every Day

Room to DefendSubject to availability; Graduate School Conference Room (GEAR 211)

Graduate students are now able to request our GSIE conference room (GEAR 211; seats 6-8 people) for thesis and dissertation defenses. For more information, email gradsupport@uark.edu.

Every Friday

Free Coffee FridaysAvailable every Friday 8am-5pm; Graduate Student Lounge (GEAR 206)Come by and grab a cup of coffee on us.

Thursday, Aug. 1

TA Teaching Camp Thursday, August 1 or Friday, August 2, 2019; 9am-5pm; U of A Global Campus (on the Fayetteville Square) TA Teaching Camp Registration by July 15 We are working with Graduate Professional Student Congress and the Teaching Innovation & Pedagogical Support Team (TIPS) to offer an informal day long workshop for new and existing teaching assistants that focuses on best practices for teaching and highlights some of the resources are available on campus for those who teach at the U of A. Registration is limited to 40 people per day and will close when full or July 15, whichever comes first. Email gradsupport@uark.edu with questions.

Friday, Aug. 2

TA Teaching Camp Thursday, August 1 or Friday, August 2, 2019; 9am-5pm; U of A Global Campus (on the Fayetteville Square) TA Teaching Camp Registration by July 15 We are working with Graduate Professional Student Congress and the Teaching Innovation & Pedagogical Support Team (TIPS) to offer an informal day long workshop for new and existing teaching assistants that focuses on best practices for teaching and highlights some of the resources are available on campus for those who teach at the U of A. Registration is limited to 40 people per day and will close when full or July 15, whichever comes first. Email gradsupport@uark.edu with questions.

Monday, Aug. 19

New Teaching Assistant OrientationArkansas Union; check-in begins at 8:30 a.m., programming begins at 9 a.m.

Visit the TA Orientation webpage to RSVP, view the full agenda and learn more. Email amandcan@uark.edu with questions.

Wednesday, Aug. 21

New Graduate Student OrientationArkansas Union; check-in begins at 8 a.m.; programming begins at 8:30 a.m.

Visit the New Graduate Student Orientation webpage to RSVP, view the full agenda and learn more. Email amandcan@uark.edu with questions.