Rashad Roberts

Graduating student tackles two career fields

Rashad Roberts, a political science major from Osceola, Arkansas, lost his mother to cancer during one of the most pivotal points of his life. He was a senior in high school contemplating whether he would serve in the armed forces or head to college. Continue reading “Graduating student tackles two career fields”

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”

Dr. Nitin Agarwal and Dr. Eric Wiebelhaus-Brahm

Campus invited to interdisciplinary research colloquium March 30

Dr. Nitin Agarwal, Jerry L. Maulden-Entergy chair and professor of Information Science, and Dr. Eric Wiebelhaus-Brahm, assistant professor of political science, will discuss the joys, challenges, and opportunities for interdisciplinary research during a March 30 colloquium at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UALR political science professors to discuss election results Nov. 10

Political science professors from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will be on hand to answer community members’ burning post-election questions on Thursday, Nov. 10.

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Rebecca Glazier (left) and Warigia Bowman (right)

Researchers study how religious organizations influence political efficacy in 2016 presidential election

Researchers from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service are studying how politics and religion mesh in the 2016 presidential election.  Continue reading “Researchers study how religious organizations influence political efficacy in 2016 presidential election”

UALR political science professors to hold discussion of presidential election Oct. 25

Tired of listening to a presidential election filled with insults and scandals? Come hear about the real issues at stake in the U.S. presidential election from political experts at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “UALR political science professors to hold discussion of presidential election Oct. 25”

University of Arkansas at Little Rock sign

UALR launches new School of Public Affairs

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will launch its new School of Public Affairs on July 1 to serve as a hub for UALR programs that share a focus on government, politics, nonprofit organizations, and public service.

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Talethe Collins stands in front of UALR Children International.

Graduating student finds inspiration through UALR

One day, Talethe Collins hopes to return home to start a nonprofit organization in Marianna, Arkansas.

Wanting to help young adults prepare for college, Collins plans to create an organization to create more job opportunities for her community.

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Graduate student earns prestigious Mensa International scholarship

Dr. Harold Moses, a graduate student in UALR’s Master of Arts in Professional and Technical Writing (PTW) program, has received Mensa International’s 2014-15 Margot Seitelman Memorial Scholarship for best writing specimen.

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Student earns summer scholarship in Taiwan

An international studies and political science double major at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will earn six college credit hours through study in an intensive program at National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan this summer. Continue reading “Student earns summer scholarship in Taiwan”