Cyber Security for Small Businesses

ASBTDC Introduces Online Training to Keep Small Businesses Cyber Safe

New “Cyber Safe” training from the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center equips businesses to recognize and thwart cyber threats.

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Jack Stephens Center

UA Little Rock Announces Partnership with NOCAP Sports

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Athletics has announced that Trojan student-athletes are now able to start maximizing on name, image, and likeness (NIL) opportunities through the NOCAP Sports athlete marketing platform. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Announces Partnership with NOCAP Sports”

Wendy Orvis

Orvis Honored as 2021 State Star by America’s Small Business Development Centers

Wendy Orvis of the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center was recognized Aug. 18 as a 2021 State Star by America’s Small Business Development Centers (SBDC). Continue reading “Orvis Honored as 2021 State Star by America’s Small Business Development Centers”

Angie Faller

Faller Earns National Awards in 2021 National Federation of Press Women Conference

A UA Little Rock communications professional was one of many Arkansas professionals who received national awards from the National Federation of Press Women’s 2021 communications contest.  Continue reading “Faller Earns National Awards in 2021 National Federation of Press Women Conference”

Jack Stephens Center

UA Little Rock Receives NCAA AASP $100,000 Grant for Greg and Marilyn Brown Academic Center

The UA Little Rock is one of 13 schools nationally selected to receive a NCAA Accelerating Academic Success Program (AASP) single-year initiative grant for the 2021-22 academic year. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Receives NCAA AASP $100,000 Grant for Greg and Marilyn Brown Academic Center”

Charlene Fadirepo

Financial educator and entrepreneur to lead new ‘Banking in Color’ virtual boot camp

Charlene Fadirepo of Washington, D.C., will lead “Banking in Color: Banking for the Black Entrepreneur,” a four-session virtual boot camp hosted by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center that begins May 3. Continue reading “Financial educator and entrepreneur to lead new ‘Banking in Color’ virtual boot camp”

UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

UA System Awarded $900,000 Workforce Training Grant

The University of Arkansas System was awarded a three-year $900,000 CARES Act Recovery Assistance grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) to boost the state’s workforce recovery from the economic impact of COVID-19. Continue reading “UA System Awarded $900,000 Workforce Training Grant”

Daysia Klossner is graduating in December 2020 with a Construction Management degree.. Klossner already has a job working in her field at Baldwin & Shell.

Graduate Spotlight on Daysia Klossner

Daysia Klossner is a first-generation student who will graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in construction management this month from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She is currently a project estimator at Baldwin & Shell construction company.  Continue reading “Graduate Spotlight on Daysia Klossner”

Roza Bost is graduating in December 2020 with an M.A. in Applied Communications.

Graduate Spotlight on Roza Bost

Roza Bost will graduate on Dec. 19 with a Master of Arts in applied communication. Her goal is to work at an international nonprofit organization because of her interest in multicultural issues.  Continue reading “Graduate Spotlight on Roza Bost”

Rodricka Blanks is graduating in December 2020 with her B.A. in Mass Communications. Blanks recently took a job at a television news station.

Graduate Spotlight on Rodricka Blanks

Rodricka Blanks will graduate on Dec. 19 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in mass communication with an emphasis in mass media. She considers herself a “super-transfer student” because of her college journey.

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