The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program’s first “Walks Through History” tour of 2018 will visit the Mount Nord Historic District in Fayetteville at 11 a.m. S...aturday, March 10. All tours are free and open to the public.
For information, call the AHPP at (501) 324-9880 or visit arkansaspreservation.org.
There have been some incredible speakers in the Fay Jones School spring lecture series so far. Check out the rest of the dates and make plans now so you don't m...iss out on any of the other great lectures:
• Thomas Robinson, March 12
• John Ronan, April 2
• Karen Nichols and Donald Strum, April 6
• David Lewis, April 9
• Juhani Pallasmaa, April 16
• Kyle Brown, April 20
Check out the full list here: https://fayjones.uark.edu/news-and-events/lectures.php
On this day in 1872, Arkansas Industrial University, later renamed the University of Arkansas, formally opened for classes (with eight students). We've come a long way in 146 years!
Today's #ThrowbackThursday: This is an early 1990s shot of a Design I class modeling their class projects in the west entrance of Memorial Hall. Included are pr...ofessors Martha Dellinger (front left), Katherine Rinne (back right) and Elam Denham (sans hat, back left). Are you in this photo? #tbt
(Photo from the Smart Media Center archives, Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design, University of Arkansas)