Little Rock students compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Pittsburgh, PA on May 13-18, 2018.

Central Arkansas high school students win big at international science, engineering fair

Little Rock high school students who took top prizes at the Central Arkansas Regional Science and Engineering Fair held earlier this year at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock recently advanced to the international competition where two students won big awards. Continue reading “Central Arkansas high school students win big at international science, engineering fair”

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Arkansas Civil Rights Heritage Trail joins new U.S. Civil Rights Trail

The Arkansas Civil Rights Heritage Trail, a project of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Anderson Institute on Race and Ethnicity, has been named a part of the new U.S. Civil Rights Trail Continue reading “Arkansas Civil Rights Heritage Trail joins new U.S. Civil Rights Trail”

Duane Jackson

UA Little Rock alumnus, student named artistic directors at Little Rock theater

Duane Jackson, a University of Arkansas at Little Rock alumnus, was recently named artistic director at The Weekend Theater in Little Rock. Assisting him will be Zachery Ingersoll, a senior theater student at UA Little Rock. Continue reading “UA Little Rock alumnus, student named artistic directors at Little Rock theater”

Dr. Glenn Anderson is celebrating after receiving the 2018 Faculty Excellence Award for Public Service. Photo by Ben Krain.

Just Communities of Arkansas honors Anderson with Humanitarian Award

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor and advocate for the deaf and hard of hearing has been recognized by Just Communities of Arkansas as a recipient of the 2018 Humanitarian Award.  Continue reading “Just Communities of Arkansas honors Anderson with Humanitarian Award”

The Trojans play soccer at the Coleman Sports and Recreation Complex.

Dates announced for 2018 Trojan Soccer Academy

Trojan head soccer coach Mark Foster has announced the dates for the 2018 Trojan Soccer Academy, holding three camps during the month of June.  Continue reading “Dates announced for 2018 Trojan Soccer Academy”

"Yosemite" by UA Little Rock Chancellor Andrew Rogerson

New art exhibit features landscapes by UA Little Rock chancellor

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Chancellor Andrew Rogerson has a collection of landscapes currently on exhibit at the Central Arkansas Library System’s Butler Center Galleries in downtown Little Rock. Continue reading “New art exhibit features landscapes by UA Little Rock chancellor”

The 2018 Jazz and Juleps honoree, Brooks Gibson Wolfe, is the senior audiologist at the Arkansas School for the Deaf, where she has worked for 24 years.

Jazz and Juleps will celebrate Brooks Gibson Wolfe May 24

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will raise money for audiology and speech pathology students at the ninth annual Jazz and Juleps event, presented by the UA Little Rock Development Council of the Audiology and Speech Pathology Department, on Thursday, May 24, at the Clinton Presidential Center.  Continue reading “Jazz and Juleps will celebrate Brooks Gibson Wolfe May 24”

The farmers markets will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Thursday from May 10 to Sept. 27 in the University of Arkansas at Little Rock University Plaza Parking Lot at 5820 Asher Ave.

University District hosts weekly farmers markets during the summer

The University District Development Corporation will hold weekly farmers markets this summer to promote healthier eating through access to fresh fruits and vegetables.  Continue reading “University District hosts weekly farmers markets during the summer”

Jodie Mahony Center receives funding for middle school program: “MT Stage: The Hamilton Experience”

The Jodie Mahony Center for Gifted Education has received $31,084 from the Arkansas Department of Education to host “MT Stage: The Hamilton Experience.”  This program allows seventh-, eighth-, and ninth-grade students to produce and perform in “Hamilton,” a popular hip hop musical that debuted on Broadway in 2015.  Continue reading “Jodie Mahony Center receives funding for middle school program: “MT Stage: The Hamilton Experience””

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UA Little Rock to host summer baseball camps

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host its 2018 Summer Kids Skills Camp and Summer Showcase on June 18-20 and July 19.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host summer baseball camps”