Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts
to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against
injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
- Robert Francis Kennedy
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Congratulations to Dr. Ashvin P. Vibhakar, professor of finance and director of the Institute of Economic Advancement in the College of Business, who won the $5,000 University Faculty Excellence Award for Public Service sponsored by Bank of America.
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.