Brian Chambers

Alumni Spotlight: Brian Chambers

UA Little Rock alumnus Brian Chambers is making his directorial debut this month with “Almost, Maine” at The Weekend Theater in Little Rock. Continue reading “Alumni Spotlight: Brian Chambers”

Lottie Richardson. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III.

Graduating student finds bright future at L’Oréal

Lottie Richardson had a plan to graduate from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, go to medical school, and become a doctor.  Continue reading “Graduating student finds bright future at L’Oréal”

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Middle Eastern Studies program seeking grant applications

University of Arkansas at Little Rock faculty and students are invited to apply for grants to support activities, research and scholarship in Middle Eastern studies.  Continue reading “Middle Eastern Studies program seeking grant applications”

Heather Hightower

Graduating student finds passion for construction management at UA Little Rock

After spending 14 years working in retail, Heather Hightower saw her move to Arkansas to be closer to her wife’s family as an opportunity to go back to school and start a new career.  Continue reading “Graduating student finds passion for construction management at UA Little Rock”

Howell Fielder

Former dairy farmer finds new career, earns MBA from UA Little Rock

Howell Andrew Fielder grew up working on his family’s dairy farm in Guy, Arkansas, where the whole world became a classroom filled with science experiments.  Continue reading “Former dairy farmer finds new career, earns MBA from UA Little Rock”

University of Arkansas at LIttle Rock students celebrate their May 2017 graduation at Jack Stephens Center.

UA Little Rock commencement set for Dec. 16

More than 1,200 students are expected to graduate from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Saturday, Dec. 16.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock commencement set for Dec. 16”

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Miller brings holiday cheer to nursing home residents

A former University of Arkansas at Little Rock employee is helping to bring the holiday spirit to the residents of one Little Rock nursing home.  Continue reading “Miller brings holiday cheer to nursing home residents”

Photo of Lt. Patrick Weatherford courtesy of Arkansas State University-Newport.

ASU criminal justice department named in honor of Patrick Weatherford

Arkansas State University-Newport named its criminal justice department in honor of UA Little Rock alumnus Patrick Weatherford, a Newport police officer who was killed in the line of duty while at a traffic stop with another officer on June 12.  Continue reading “ASU criminal justice department named in honor of Patrick Weatherford”