Students who won a trip to Washington, D.C. through an essay contest with the Anderson Institute on Race and Ethnicity visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Students win trip to Museum of African American History and Culture

While writing about the need for America to have museums that focus on African American history, Rebecca Doyne expressed how easy it is to feel lost without a way to discover the struggles and triumphs of the people who came before you.  Continue reading “Students win trip to Museum of African American History and Culture”

Erin Fehr, Donna Rose, Karen Russ, and Carol Macheak hold volumes of “The Handbook of North American Indians,” the historic publication Ottenheimer Library has agreed to preserve.

Ottenheimer Library becomes first Preservation Steward Library in state

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Ottenheimer Library is the first library in Arkansas to become a Preservation Steward Library in the U.S. Government Publishing Office’s Federal Information Preservation Network.  Continue reading “Ottenheimer Library becomes first Preservation Steward Library in state”

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”

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Human Resource Management Society earns merit award

The Society for Human Resource Management, the world’s largest human resources association, awarded a 2016-17 Merit Award designation for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s student chapter for providing superior growth and development opportunities for its student members.  Continue reading “Human Resource Management Society earns merit award”

Brooke Cornelius, Miss Greater Little Rock, is an advocate for anti-bullying. She poses on the Junction Bridge with her UA Little Rock gear showing her school spirit.

UA Little Rock students win scholarships in Miss Arkansas Pageant preliminaries

The two University of Arkansas at Little Rock students who are competing in the Miss Arkansas Pageant have both won scholarships for their fundraising efforts on behalf of the Children’s Miracle Network.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock students win scholarships in Miss Arkansas Pageant preliminaries”

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UA Little Rock faculty members awarded grants for open educational materials

Ten University of Arkansas at Little Rock professors have received grants that will make learning more accessible by creating open educational resources for their courses.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock faculty members awarded grants for open educational materials”

Cameron Knight and Cory Malcom

Two Trojans drafted by Cardinals

Two Little Rock baseball players, catcher Cameron Knight and pitcher Cory Malcom, were selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft.  Continue reading “Two Trojans drafted by Cardinals”