UA Little Rock student studies microplastics in Little Rock wetlands

Nearly 73 percent of all water in the Little Rock metropolitan area drains into a watershed located in the Fourche Creek wetlands. Harmful objects are often found within it, including small plastics that often go unnoticed but can have a major impact on the environment. Continue reading “UA Little Rock student studies microplastics in Little Rock wetlands”

Dr. Jin Wook Lee (third from left) is shown with the Outstanding Capstone Project Award winners from the Department of Systems Engineering – Andrew Cherry, Kendall Butzlaff, William Kerr, Nikki Mullen, Richard Nowroski, Estevan Padilla, and Spencer Sullivan.

College of Engineering and Information Technology Announces Award Winners

UA Little Rock’s George W. Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology recently held its annual awards ceremony on May 3. Continue reading “College of Engineering and Information Technology Announces Award Winners”

Laura Ruiz Astorga, left, participates in the UA Little Rock commencement ceremony on May 11. Photo by Ben Krain.

International student athlete prepares for next chapter of her education

This spring, UA Little Rock Senior Laura Ruiz Astorga found herself facing the difficult choice of where to continue her education following her graduation in May. Fortunately for her, she had already been accepted to not one, but two of the top schools in her field, and this fall she will begin a master’s program at the London School of Economics. Continue reading “International student athlete prepares for next chapter of her education”

Interim Dean Julien Mirivel, middle, congratulates recipients of the Last Mile Scholarship: Christina Sanders, Elizabeth Dustonbekov, Raven Thompson, and Rosalinda Roper.

College of Social Sciences and Communications Announces Award Winners

UA Little Rock’s College of Social Sciences and Communication (CSSC) honored its students, faculty, and staff at its annual awards ceremony.

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UA Little Rock Senior prepares for international service

A graduating student at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is about to embark on the journey of a lifetime. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Senior prepares for international service”

International student leaves behind a legacy of leadership

For the past four years, Ann Kharlamova has considered the University of Arkansas at Little Rock her second home, where she has been able to grow, make friends, and gain invaluable professional experience. Continue reading “International student leaves behind a legacy of leadership”

KUAR Pub Quiz Returns May 19

UA Little Rock Public Radio will host a Pub Quiz at American Pie Pizza at 4830 North Hills Boulevard in North Little Rock on Sunday, May 19, from 2-5:30 p.m. Continue reading “KUAR Pub Quiz Returns May 19”

Julie O'Hara is a political science major graduating in spring 2019. Photo by Ben Krain.

Donaghey Scholar readies for next step in her future

When Julie O’Hara graduates on May 11, she will leave behind a legacy of success at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. With an acceptance to the University of Pittsburgh in hand, her energy is focused on a future in international politics. Continue reading “Donaghey Scholar readies for next step in her future”