The University of Arkansas at Little Rock celebrated the amazing research and creative endeavors of talented faculty and staff as well as their role in mentoring students in that endeavor. Continue reading “UA Little Rock puts spotlight on research and creative activities”
The Center for Arkansas History and Culture at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock has created a virtual exhibit to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the desegregation of Little Rock’s Central High School and the legacy surrounding the historic events.
When it comes to community service, University of Arkansas at Little Rock students are among the state’s most engaged. Continue reading “UA Little Rock students ranked ‘Most Altruistic’ in state”
Arkansas State University-Newport will name its criminal justice department for Lt. 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 to be named after UA Little Rock alum Patrick Weatherford”
Author Luis Alberto Urrea Tuesday drew a crowd to the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall for the Sept. 19 kickoff of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Big Read program.
Continue reading “Celebrated author kicks off NEA Big Read Program”
A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student is vying for $10,000 and the title of Construction Intern of the Year. Continue reading “UA Little Rock student competing for Construction Intern of the Year”
Bank of America has donated $20,000 to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock to support the Donaldson Summer Bridge Academy, a three-week residential program aimed at preparing incoming freshmen for college-level work that eliminates the need for these students to take remedial math and English courses. Continue reading “Bank of America donation supports UA Little Rock Summer Bridge Academy”
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is seeking nominations for the Diversity Council. Continue reading “UA Little Rock accepting nominations for Diversity Council”
It’s time to lace up those shoelaces and get into stride for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Employee Wellness fall fitness step challenge. Continue reading “Employee Wellness step challenge to begin Oct. 2”
A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences professor is tackling the definition of happiness in conjunction with teachings from Aristotle and recent research surrounding positive psychology in a Sept. 22 lecture at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Continue reading “UAMS professor to explore the definition of happiness in Sept. 22 talk”