Wendell Scales Jr.

Scales Leads New Social Justice Initiative for Arkansas Lighthouse Academies

Wendell Scales Jr., a 2019 graduate of UA Little Rock, is leading a first-of-its-kind initiative to bring social justice courses to the Arkansas Lighthouse Academies’ five charter schools.  Continue reading “Scales Leads New Social Justice Initiative for Arkansas Lighthouse Academies”

Christine Jones is the Graduate Assistant for the College of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Education. Photo by Ben Krain.

Jones Honored with Three Scholarships, Two Internships

Christine Jones, of Cabot, is a blogger, writer, editor, and graduate student in the Professional and Technical Writing Program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “Jones Honored with Three Scholarships, Two Internships”

Members of 100 Black Men of Greater Little Rock, UA Little Rock, Leadership Greater Little Rock Class XXXV, Ambitious Girls, Inc., Central Arkansas Water, and the Arkansas National Guard meet with students participating in the H20 Leadership Institute during a July 16 mentoring lunch at the Jack Stephens Center at UA Little Rock.

UA Little Rock Partners with 100 Black Men of Greater Little Rock and Community Partners for Summer STEM Program for Teens

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock partnered with 100 Black Men of Greater Little Rock, Ambitious Girls, Inc., Central Arkansas Water, and the Arkansas National Guard to host a weeklong summer environmental STEM (Summer, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) program for teens. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Partners with 100 Black Men of Greater Little Rock and Community Partners for Summer STEM Program for Teens”

UA Little Rock Launches Climb a Peak a Day Challenge

UA Little Rock is inviting students and employees to participate in a new summer fitness challenge from July 19 to Aug. 27.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Launches Climb a Peak a Day Challenge”

Gerald Ganz Jr. is UA Little Rock's new vice chancellor of finance and administration.

UA Little Rock Names Ganz as New Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has selected Gerald “Jerry” Ganz Jr. as the university’s new vice chancellor of finance and administration, effective Aug. 23. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Names Ganz as New Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration”

Rosalie Shahan

Shahan Named New Staff Senate President

Rosalie Shahan, contracts and operations manager at MidSOUTH, has been named the new president of Staff Senate for the 2021-22 academic year.  Continue reading “Shahan Named New Staff Senate President”