UALR student athletes volunteered their time to serve meals at BBQ at Bailey on Sept. 14.

UALR celebrates new school year with first BBQ at Bailey

Every fall for the past 10 years, Russ Riegel has looked forward to the beginning of a new school year with a campus-wide picnic where he can catch up with friends, co-workers, alumni, and students.  Continue reading “UALR celebrates new school year with first BBQ at Bailey”

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Students say goodbye to summer, hello to fall semester

The first day of school tends to bring a roller coaster of emotions, from excitement and anxiety to anticipation. As UALR students said their final goodbyes to summer, they turned their focus to their long-term goals and sought to make their dreams come true. Continue reading “Students say goodbye to summer, hello to fall semester”

Two UALR students move into the residential halls during move-in day Saturday, August 13. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UALR Communications.

Nearly 900 students arrive during move-in day

Nearly 900 students moved on campus Saturday, Aug. 13, during what one organizer called one of the smoothest move-in days in UALR history.

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Reach 13K Kickball Tournament rescheduled for Sept. 10

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock sixth annual Reach 13,000 Kickball Tournament has been rescheduled for Saturday, Sept. 10, at the UALR Coleman Sports and Recreation Complex.

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Micah Parker

UALR student lands Secret Service internship

When Micah Parker started at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, he dreamed of going into state government.

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Kelsay Williams head shot

Graduate student serves as new interim coordinator

The Chancellor’s Leadership Corps (CLC) has a new interim leader. However, Kelsay Williams is not so new to CLC.

A graduate student in applied communication studies, Williams has been part of the CLC since she was a freshman.

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Reach 13,000 Food Drive

Campus-wide food drive supports future UALR food pantry

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is launching a food pantry that organizers expect will fill a need for hundreds of people on campus.

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Students collect more than 14,000 canned goods for the hungry

The Reach 13,000 Food Drive smashed previous years’ records by providing provided more than 15,000 canned goods and $600 in cash for the Staff Senate’s Helping Hands Committee.
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Welsh family endows scholarship in memory of recent graduate

The family of Benjamin Tyler Welsh, a May 2014 honor graduate of Construction Management at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has honored his memory with a scholarship. Continue reading “Welsh family endows scholarship in memory of recent graduate”