Public Service

This award is to recognize, encourage, and reward those individuals who have brought credit to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock through their successful efforts in applying the content or skills of their academic disciplines in service to the community, state, or nation in areas of public interest.

This award is designed to distinguish those persons whose achievements in serving the public interest have been particularly successful and are so recognized locally, regionally, or nationally.

Winner Profiles

  • Allison Holland
    Dr. Allison Holland
    College of Social Sciences and Communication Director of the University Writing Center and Senior Instructor of Rhetoric and Writing Dr. Allison Holland is the…  
  • Michael DeAngelis
    Dr. Michael DeAngelis
    Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences Dr. Michael DeAngelis is an assistant professor of earth sciences who has…  
  • Suzanne Penn
    Professor Suzanne Penn
    William H. Bowen School of Law Associate Professor of Clinical Law Suzanne Penn is an associate professor of clinical law at the William H.…  
  • Laura Barrio-Vilar
    Dr. Laura Barrio-Vilar
    College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences Assistant Professor of English Dr. Laura Barrio-Vilar, an assistant professor of English, has an impressive record of service…  
  • Cynthia Johnson
    Ms. Cynthia Johnson
    College of Business Advanced Instructor of Accounting Cynthia Johnson is an advanced instructor of accounting in the College of Business who has worked tirelessly…  
  • Thomas Wallace
    Mr. Thomas Wallace
    George W. Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology Advanced Instructor of Information and Science Mr. Thomas Wallace is known for his exceptional teaching.…  
  • Karen Kuralt
    Dr. Karen Kuralt
    College of Social Sciences and Communication Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Writing Dr. Karen Kuralt is an associate professor and the graduate coordinator in…