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Sequoyah Center to Archive Collection Focusing on Alaska Native Peoples

Jeanie GreeneThe UALR Sequoyah National Research Center (SNRC) will be processing and archiving a major new collection soon, thanks to a $24,000 grant from the Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council (ANCRC). Read more…

Center for Literacy to Expand Reading Recovery Training

With the support of the Reading Recovery Council of North America (RRCNA), the UALR Center for Literacy will soon be able to expand the reach of its Reading Recovery training program. The Center just received a $7,000 RRCNA grant that will fund the training of seven new reading recovery teachers in an underserved school. Read more…

$1.2M Grant Awarded to UALR Interpreter Education Program

For nearly 40 years, UALR’s Interpreter Education program (IEP) has equipped teachers to serve the deaf, hard of hearing, and deafblind community. Now, thanks to an over $1 million five-year grant from the U.S. Department of Education (USDE), the program is launching a new campaign to train as many qualified applicants as possible. Read more…

EIT Receives ADE Grant to Fund Professional Development Program for Computer Science Educators

Thanks to an over $35,000 grant from the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE), UALR will be providing a specialized professional development opportunity for teachers this summer. Led by Computer Science Professor Kenji Yoshigoe, the new program will focus on computer science content delivery for high school educators. Read more…

New Grant to Investigate Cyber Flash Mobs

Thanks to a new grant, Dr. Nitin Agarwal, Jerry L. Maulden-Entergy Endowed Chair Professor of Information Science, is expanding his investigation of cyber flash mobs. The award—Dr. Agarwal’s third in the last six months—is funded by the U.S. Army Research Office (ARO) under the Social and Cognitive Networks program within the Network Sciences division. Read more…

 

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