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College of Liberal Arts
and Communication

A New Synergy in the Heart of Campus

The College of Liberal Arts and Communication provides innovative educational opportunities that will enable lifelong learning, professional leadership, and engaged lives.

College of Liberal Arts & Communication Goals

  • Recruit, retain, and graduate a quality, diverse student body and prepare them for roles as leaders in a global society.
  • Enhance the educational experience of our undergraduate and graduate majors.
  • Fulfill the University's liberal arts mission through the general education core.
  • Enhance and promote excellence in faculty scholarly, creative, and professional development.
  • Increase interdisciplinary collaboration.
  • Expand diversity and global awareness.
  • Extend the outreach of our College's programs.
  • Stabilize and make best use of institutional funding, space and facilities.
  • Develop and strengthen the pursuit of external funding.
  • Create a transparent process for determining funding priorities and allocation of resources.
View the College of Liberal Arts and Communication Strategic Plan >>



Department Directory

The following departments can be found in the College of Liberal Arts and Communications.

Digital Humanities Research Institute

Digital Humanities Research Institute

DHRI @ A-State is a three-day workshop held from March 29-31, 2019 at the Arkansas State University Faculty Center as part of a national network of Digital Humanities Research Institutes supported by the Graduate Center Digital Initiatives at CUNY and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

During the institute, participants will explore digital humanities research and pedagogy, develop computational skills through hands-on workshops, and begin designing their own digital humanities projects for research and learning. Seats are limited and stipends are available up to $700.


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