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”

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UA Little Rock offering discounted rates to join Little Rock Marathon

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is offering all UA Little Rock employees and their spouses or partners, students, and members of the Alumni Association the opportunity to participate in the Little Rock Marathon for a discounted rate.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock offering discounted rates to join Little Rock Marathon”

UA Little Rock alumnus Cory Davis works in the Houston area after Hurricane Harvey hit the area. Submitted photo.

UA Little Rock Alumni Spotlight: Cory Davis

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock alumnus is making the world a better place, helping people and businesses recover from some of the country’s worst disasters. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Alumni Spotlight: Cory Davis”

College of Business honors outstanding alumnae, surpasses fundraising goal

The UA Little Rock College of Business recently honored its outstanding graduates during its annual Distinguished Alumni Luncheon, held Oct. 11 at the Little Rock Marriott.  Continue reading “College of Business honors outstanding alumnae, surpasses fundraising goal”

The 15th annual Taste of Little Rock will honor Alfred Williams and Elaine Eubank for their lifetime of support to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Taste of Little Rock to honor Alfred Williams and Elaine Eubank

The 15th annual Taste of Little Rock will honor Alfred Williams and Elaine Eubank for their lifetime of support to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “Taste of Little Rock to honor Alfred Williams and Elaine Eubank”

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Professor Emeritus starts scholarship for Latino students in honor of deceased son

Professor Emeritus of Sociology Terry Richard-Treviño and his twin brother, Jerry Richard, have donated $11,000 to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock to start a scholarship that will support Latino students at UA Little Rock. Continue reading “Professor Emeritus starts scholarship for Latino students in honor of deceased son”

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.

Fribourgh Award Reception raises $60,000 for STEM scholarships at UA Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock raised $60,000 for undergraduate mathematics and science students during the eighth annual Fribourgh Award Reception held Sept. 28 at Pleasant Valley Country Club.  Continue reading “Fribourgh Award Reception raises $60,000 for STEM scholarships at UA Little Rock”

Steven Ward (middle), chief operating officer of TME, presents a check to program co-founders Bob Adams, former vice chancellor for finance and administration, and Dave Millay, associate vice chancellor for facilities management. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UA Little Rock Communications.

UA Little Rock Facilities Management receives $50,000 gift

Little Rock engineering company Bernhard TME has announced a $50,000 gift to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Facilities Management Event Fund, which provides scholarships to facilities management employees.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Facilities Management receives $50,000 gift”

J. Cody Hiland, a graduate of the William H. Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas.

Bowen alum Cody Hiland confirmed as U.S. Attorney

A graduate of the William H. Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas.  Continue reading “Bowen alum Cody Hiland confirmed as U.S. Attorney”