Founding donors and UA Little Rock officials celebrate the launch of the Jane and Bob Wayland Endowed Scholarship Fund at UA Little Rock. Pictured, from left to right, back row: Tara Stebbins, Larry Stebbins, Karen Masching, Michelle Towne, Larry Vaught, Janessa Rogerson, Shelia Vaught, John Towne, Michael Towne, Terry Masching, Cindy Kilgore, and John Fowler. Front row: John Yocum, Jane Yocum, Andrew Rogerson, Jane Wayland, Robert Wayland, and Deborah Baldwin

Endowed scholarship fund started to honor Waylands

Several donors have started an endowed scholarship fund to honor Dr. Jane Wayland, Stephen Harrow Smith dean of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Business, and her husband, Dr. Robert Wayland, a visiting professor of management. 
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Sherri and Jerry Damerow are the 2017 recipients of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Fribourgh Award. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UA Little Rock Communications.

Jerry and Sherri Damerow to receive UA Little Rock Fribourgh Award

Jerry and Sherri Damerow, longtime supporters of STEM education at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, will be honored during the eighth annual Fribourgh Award Reception.  Continue reading “Jerry and Sherri Damerow to receive UA Little Rock Fribourgh Award”

Rebecca Ward

Ward to receive 2017 UA Little Rock Presidents Award

When Rebecca Ward discovered a need for social work student scholarships at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, she quickly jumped into action.  Continue reading “Ward to receive 2017 UA Little Rock Presidents Award”

Judy Williams (left) and Klansee Tozer (right) from the Office of Communications and Marketing celebrate their 10-year work anniversaries at UA Little Rock.

Staff members honored for achievements

University of Arkansas at Little Rock staff members were honored during the April 20 Staff Achievement Awards Ceremony at the Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology.  Continue reading “Staff members honored for achievements”

Cassandra Steele, director of special programs for the Little Rock School District, is the guest of honor for the 2017 Jazz and Juleps event.

Cassandra Steele to be honored at 2017 Jazz & Juleps

An educator devoted to improving the lives of special education students in Little Rock will be the guest of honor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock eighth annual Jazz & Juleps event.  Continue reading “Cassandra Steele to be honored at 2017 Jazz & Juleps”

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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