Don Bolinger, UA Little Rock Theater Arts Department Costume Shop Manager, made hundreds of face masks of various prints and patterns to protect students from CoVid 19 when they return to campus.

UA Little Rock’s costume shop manager creates unique line of face masks

Students and faculty members in UA Little Rock’s Department of Theatre Arts and Dance began the fall semester with a fashion-forward surprise.

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ASBTDC’s new Build Your Own Business initiative is for UA Little Rock students who plan to start a business, have an idea for a side business or startup company, or have research with commercial potential.

ASBTDC launches Build Your Own Business series for entrepreneurial college students

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC), based at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is offering a new webinar series and free business consulting for college students with entrepreneurial ambitions.

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The two porcelain vessels were made by Julian Stair and are gifts of the Diane and Sandy Besser Collection.

UA Little Rock Downtown to host virtual art tour for 2nd Friday Art Night

If you are in the mood for some art and culture without leaving the comfort of your home, UA Little Rock Downtown is one of the city’s downtown venues participating in Virtual 2nd Friday Art Night on Sept. 11.

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Amy Hronek

UA Little Rock student selected as American Association of University Women scholarship recipient

The Hot Springs/Hot Springs Village branch of the American Association of University Women has selected Amy Hronek, a junior social work major at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, as one of its 10 scholarship recipients for 2020.

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University District receives $76,500 match grant to boost affordable housing program

Several local banks have come together to support the University of Arkansas at Little Rock-based University District Development Corporation’s mission of providing affordable housing for those in the community.

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Braver Angels holds a workshop on how to have difficult political conversations.

UA Little Rock, Braver Angels to host workshop that teaches people how to hold difficult political conversations

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Applied Communication and Braver Angels of Central Arkansas will hold a free online workshop to teach critical skills that will help people hold conversations that cross the political divide.

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UA Little Rock Chancellor Christy Drale participates in a press conference with Mayor Frank Scott and community developers announcing the city’s plans to revitalize an area of Asher Avenue near the university. Photo by Ben Krain.

City of Little Rock, UA Little Rock announce revitalization plans for Asher Avenue Corridor

Chancellor Christina Drale joined Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott Jr. at a Sept. 2 press conference at the Robinson Center to announce revitalization plans for the Asher Avenue corridor and the University Plaza shopping center.  Continue reading “City of Little Rock, UA Little Rock announce revitalization plans for Asher Avenue Corridor”

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Chancellor Drale invites campus community to join new race and ethnicity committees, announces new campus-wide book discussion

As part of the new diversity initiatives beginning this fall at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Chancellor Christina Drale is seeking members of the UA Little Rock community to join two new committees focused on race and ethnicity issues.

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