Events & Programs

Day Description
Every Day

Connect with Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

CAPS is now providing telehealth services (phone- and video-based services), aligned with the laws and regulations pertaining to mental health practice in the State of Arkansas and professional ethical guidelines. If you have left the NWA area and are in need of mental health services, they recommend you seek care in your local community. They can assist you in locating appropriate services. 

Please call their office at 479-575-5276 to get started with any of these options. Make sure you check the CAPS website for the most up-to-date info.

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Full Circle Food Pantry: Fast Bags

The Food Pantry are periodically filling the cabinets outside their space with Fast Bags, containing a variety of food items. Please take 1 bag for every 2 people in your household.

There is an additional pick up location for Fast Bags and Spring Cleaning bags at the Ceramics Building (326 Eastern Avenue, Fayetteville AR 72701). Email Jeannie Hulen to check on availability and time for pick-ups from this location.

Be sure and check the food pantry website for the most up-to-date info.

Every Weekday

Graduate Student Support Virtual Office Hours 10:00am - 12:00pm CST; Blackboard Collaborate or Dial-in: +1-571-392-7650; PIN: 694 038 3211

Our office of graduate student support is online and ready to connect with graduate students Monday through Friday each week using our virtual office in Blackboard Collaborate. For more information, email gradsupport@uark.edu.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Thesis/Dissertation Formatting 101
4:00pm - 5:00pm CST; Virtual Meeting via Blackboard Collaborate

How do you make sure you're using the right formatting for your dissertation or thesis? Our experts will walk you through all the basic guidelines, show you were to find resources on the web, and offer some tips for the most common issues they see.

Monday, April 6, 2020

Women in the Workforce: Negotiating Basics
11:30am-12:30pm CST; Virtual Meeting via Blackboard Collaborate
Registration for Negotiating Basics requested

This session is for graduate students identifying as female to get tips for how to negotiate through the job process with Brittany Straw from the career development center. This session is part of our Navigating Life as a Female Graduate Student Series.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Thesis/Dissertation Formatting 101
6:00pm - 7:00pm CST; Virtual Meeting via Blackboard Collaborate

How do you make sure you're using the right formatting for your dissertation or thesis? Our experts will walk you through all the basic guidelines, show you were to find resources on the web, and offer some tips for the most common issues they see.

Thursday, April 9, 2020

TIPS for TAs: Remote Teaching Help Desk
3:00pm - 4:00pm CST; Blackboard Collaborate Link or Dial-in: +1-571-392-7650; PIN: 7018718059

In partnership with TIPS, we’ll be providing remote teaching support every other week for teaching assistants. They also have a Faculty Only Remote Teaching Hotline at 479-575-6804 and lots of good ideas on the TIPS website.

Friday, April 10, 2020

Women in the Workforce: Career Panel Discussion
3:00pm - 4:30pm CST; We will be moving this to a virtual meeting
Registration for the Career Panel requested

We’ve invited a panel of strong women in both academic and non-academic careers to discuss networking, building your confidence, perceptions of women in the workplace, etc. This session is part of our Navigating Life as a Female Graduate Student Series.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

TIPS for TAs: Remote Teaching Help Desk
3:00pm - 4:00pm CST; Blackboard Collaborate Link or Dial-in: +1-571-392-7650; PIN: 7018718059

In partnership with TIPS, we’ll be providing remote teaching support every other week for teaching assistants. They also have a Faculty Only Remote Teaching Hotline at 479-575-6804 and lots of good ideas on the TIPS website.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

TIPS for TAs: Remote Teaching Help Desk
3:00pm - 4:00pm CST; Blackboard Collaborate Link or Dial-in: +1-571-392-7650; PIN: 7018718059

In partnership with TIPS, we’ll be providing remote teaching support every other week for teaching assistants. They also have a Faculty Only Remote Teaching Hotline at 479-575-6804 and lots of good ideas on the TIPS website.