The premiere of If This Walk Could Talka documentary that shares personal reflections on the U of A, is scheduled for on Thursday, February 10, and the latest Short Takes video offers a glimpse of what's to come.
If This Walk Could Talkwhich shares personal stories from Memorable Events and the Meaning of Senior Walk Through the Years was written and produced by Larry Foley, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker and president of the School of Journalism and Strategic Media. The film features memories drawn from 150 years of documents, yearbooks, and film clips, as well as interviews with alumni and current students, faculty, and campus leaders.
As part of the sesquicentennial celebration of the U of A, the premiere will include a reception at 6 p.m. on February 10 at the Faulkner Performing Arts Center, with a screening at 7 p.m. The film will also be simulcast via the university's YouTube channel for a virtual audience. After the event, the film will be available for free viewing on the university's YouTube page.
Take a look at the upcoming documentary in the latest Shots video, If This Walk Could Talk: Reflections on 150 Years, and find additional short-take videos here. ]About the University of Arkansas: As Arkansas's flagship institution, the U of A provides an internationally competitive education in more than 200 academic programs. Founded in 1871, the U of A contributes more than $2.2 billion to the Arkansas economy through teaching new knowledge and skills, entrepreneurship and career development, discovery through research, and creative activity , while providing training for professional disciplines. The Carnegie Foundation ranks the U of A in the top 3% of US colleges and universities with the highest level of research activity. USA. UU. News & World Report classifies the U of A among the best public universities in the country. See how the U of A is working to build a better world at Arkansas Research News.