Edyta Osieczko and Harrison Hayworth

Hayworth receives second place in Construction Intern of the Year Contest

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student came in second in a national competition to win a $10,000 scholarship and the title of Construction Intern of the Year.  Continue reading “Hayworth receives second place in Construction Intern of the Year Contest”

Karl Lenser

Holiday Weight Management 101

The six-week holiday season is fast approaching. For many individuals, this is a challenging time if weight control is a concern. Studies over the years have shown that the average weight gain between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day is 6-8 pounds, which translates to 21,000–28,000 extra, unwanted fat calories. You would have to walk 175-230 miles to burn off those calories (120 calories/mile).  Continue reading “Holiday Weight Management 101”

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock to host disaster relief concert for Puerto Rico

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Music is partnering with the American Red Cross to hold a disaster relief concert benefiting the people of Puerto Rico affected by Hurricanes Maria and Irma.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host disaster relief concert for Puerto Rico”

Heather Hightower

Hightower places third in national competition for engineering students

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student has won a national award for an ethics paper exploring whether engineering faculty should teach if they have not obtained a professional license. Continue reading “Hightower places third in national competition for engineering students”

UA Little Rock students participate in 2017 Delta I-Fund program

Three University of Arkansas at Little Rock students have exceeded the halfway point of the 2017 Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub Delta I-Fund program, and are hoping to take their newly established business, Spiritum Solutions, to the next level. Continue reading “UA Little Rock students participate in 2017 Delta I-Fund program”

Luke Johnson and Mike Powell work on a physics project in Ottenheimer Library.

Undergraduate Research Signature Experience recipients announced

Seventy-nine University of Arkansas at Little Rock students have been selected as the inaugural recipients of the Undergraduate Research Signature Experience Awards for spring 2018. Continue reading “Undergraduate Research Signature Experience recipients announced”

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock students works on his computer in Ottenheimer Library.

UA Little Rock ranked top online college of 2018

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has been named one of the top 25 schools for affordable online education in the country. Continue reading “UA Little Rock ranked top online college of 2018”

Jacklyn Purvine

Purvine named to All-Tournament Team

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock women’s soccer player has been named to the Sun Belt Conference 2017 All-Tournament Team.  Continue reading “Purvine named to All-Tournament Team”

UA Little Rock to celebrate Homecoming this weekend

Join the University of Arkansas at Little Rock as the university celebrates Homecoming weekend with volleyball and basketball games, tailgating, food trucks, and fun.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to celebrate Homecoming this weekend”