University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock students to perform “Opera Scenes”

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Opera Theatre students are set to perform “Opera Scenes” Friday, April 7, and Sunday, April 9.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock students to perform “Opera Scenes””

the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, Elaine Eubank, and her husband, Alfred Williams, are pictured at the Distinguished Alumni Luncheon. Photos by Lonnie Timmons III.

UA Little Rock alumni keep giving back to the university

Alfred Williams and Elaine Eubank have a special place in their hearts for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center to host Lean Canvas Workshop

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center will host the workshop, “Creating a Lean Canvas,” Tuesday, April 18 at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center to host Lean Canvas Workshop”

Staff at Nixa School District in Missouri work with a student on a reading lesson. Contributed photo

UA Little Rock Center for Literacy influences educational change

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Education and Health Professions established the Center for Literacy to provide high-quality professional development within the state and advance literacy achievement across the nation. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Center for Literacy influences educational change”

Dr. Nitin Agarwal (left) and his doctoral students, Nihal Hussain and Samer Al-Khateeb. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UALR Communications.

UA Little Rock professor and student to lead NATO training course on social media analysis

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor who has made a name for himself tracking the spread of terrorist organization messages through social media will soon teach those skills at a NATO training course in Latvia.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock professor and student to lead NATO training course on social media analysis”

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UA Little Rock professor a collaborator in $1 million grant project to use fitness data to help African Americans, Latinos with cardiovascular disease

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor is a collaborator in a $1 million grant-financed project investigating how to use data from fitness trackers and environmental monitors to improve patient care in African Americans and Latinos diagnosed with cardiovascular disease.

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Employee Wellness presents ‘Put Your Best Fork Forward’

University of Arkansas at Little Rock employees can learn how to lead a healthier lifestyle by attending a nutrition talk Thursday, March 16. Continue reading “Employee Wellness presents ‘Put Your Best Fork Forward’”

Dr. Missy Collins, a dentist at Arkansas Children's Hospital, discusses dental health with a group of children at the Future Smiles Dental Clinic.

Grant will fund dental care for nearly 1,400 Little Rock children

Nearly 1,400 at-risk children in the Little Rock School District will have access to dental care this year, thanks to a grant from America’s ToothFairy, a foundation dedicated to improving children’s oral health.  Continue reading “Grant will fund dental care for nearly 1,400 Little Rock children”