June H. Williams endows scholarship to support elementary education

Former second-grade teacher June H. Williams has endowed a scholarship at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock to support the next generation of elementary education teachers.

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Nitin Agarwal head shot

Agarwal serves on roundtable covering trolls, bots, and fake news

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock information science professor was one of four experts to participate in a roundtable discussion that explored how trolls, bots, and other new phenomena are shaping conversations and shifting public discourse in an online environment. Continue reading “Agarwal serves on roundtable covering trolls, bots, and fake news”

UA Little Rock construction team garners accolades at regional competition

A team of University of Arkansas at Little Rock students recently took third place at an international organization’s construction competition.

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Mariya Khodakovskaya

Khodakovskaya co-edits book on benefits of nanotechnology for crops

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Biology Professor Mariya Khodakovskaya, her collaborators, and her graduate students are among a handful of scientists around the world pioneering research on the potential benefits of nanotechnology for crops.  Continue reading “Khodakovskaya co-edits book on benefits of nanotechnology for crops”

David Montague and Raye Montague

Montague mother and son duo say education is the key to breaking barriers

David Montague, director of eLearning and professor of criminal justice at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, grew up believing in education.  Continue reading “Montague mother and son duo say education is the key to breaking barriers”

John DiPippa

DiPippa named interim dean of UA Little Rock Bowen School of Law

John DiPippa, dean emeritus and distinguished professor of law and public policy at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, will serve as the law school’s interim dean. 
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Sara Small

Small to play professional soccer in Iceland

Following one of the best goaltending careers in Little Rock soccer history, Sara Small has signed a professional contract to play for UMF Sindri in Iceland.  Continue reading “Small to play professional soccer in Iceland”