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Cory Perry  

Student Exchange Opportunity for AAST student Cory Perry

AAST student Cory Perry has been awarded the 2018 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award by the International Sculpture Center, through the School of Art.

From that award, he has been offered the opportunity to participate in an exchange student program between the University of Arkansas and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, in Kumasi, Ghana.

 Samantha Tafoya  

U of A Graduate Awarded Prestigious Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship

Samantha Tafoya, from Siloam Springs, a 2018 University of Arkansas graduate, has been awarded a Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship following a highly competitive nationwide contest. 

As an Honors College student Tafoya majored in political science, journalism and African-American studies in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, with a minor in anthropology. She graduated cum laude in the spring of 2018.