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Free Hug Project
Start Date: 4/4/2018Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 4/4/2018End Time: 8:00 PM
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Event Description:

University Programs hosts the Free Hugs Project at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, 2018 in the Arkansas Union Verizon Ballroom.

This event is sponsored by University Programs through the Office of Student Activities and is supported by the Student Activities fee. For accommodations due to disability, please contact the Office of Student Activities, or call 479-575-5255.

Ken E. Nwadike, Jr., is a peace activist, inspirational speaker, and video journalist popularly known as the Free Hugs Guy. Ken is the founder of the Free Hugs Project, which gained popularity as Nwadike made major news headlines for his peacekeeping efforts and de-escalation of violence during protests, riots, and political rallies. His lecture will focus on the power of showing compassion and kindness to others especially in these times of high tension.


This event is sponsored by University Programs Cultures and Concepts Committee. For more information on this event, contact University Programs Cultures and Concepts Chair, Chynna Dunham at or 479-575-5255 or Morgan Pulliam at
Location Information:
Main Campus - (ARKU) Arkansas Union  (View Map)
Arkansas Union
435 N. Garland Ave.
Fayetteville, AR 72701
United States
Phone: 479-575-2146
Room: Union Ballroom
Contact Information:
Name: Office of Student Activities
Phone: 479-575-5255
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