University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Summer camp encourages girls to pursue careers in computer science

Looking over a room filled with 15 bright Arkansas girls who are raptly focused on designing websites with the computer coding skills they learned during an all-girls coding camp is a beautiful sight to Thomas Wallace. Continue reading “Summer camp encourages girls to pursue careers in computer science”

Christian O'Neal, vice chancellor for university advancement, shakes hands with Rising Star Workshop Director Yupo Chan in front of the portrait of the Baileys in the Bailey Alumni Center.

Donors establish innovative workshop to promote transportation and telecommunications research

A recent anonymous donation to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will fund a workshop designed to promote academic breakthroughs and career counseling for academics studying the intersection of transportation and telecommunications research. Continue reading “Donors establish innovative workshop to promote transportation and telecommunications research”

Four students won $2,000 scholarships to attend the American Society for Healthcare Engineering conference Aug. 6-9 in Indianapolis. The students, pictured from left to right, are Heather Hightower, Blake Johnston, Amanda Hall, and Sam Kincannon.

UA Little Rock students win scholarships to health care engineering conference

Four University of Arkansas at Little Rock students and one faculty member received scholarships to attend a prestigious conference on health care engineering.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock students win scholarships to health care engineering conference”

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock unveils new early entry programs for graduate degrees

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is continuing its promise of making college more affordable and accessible with four early entry programs that offer an affordable fast track to earning a master’s degree.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock unveils new early entry programs for graduate degrees”

Dr. Bernard Harris Jr. Photo courtesy of The Harris Foundation.

Former astronaut to visit ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp Tuesday, May 11

The first African American to walk in space will speak at the ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp Tuesday, July 11, at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “Former astronaut to visit ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp Tuesday, May 11”