UA Little Rock Public Radio employees raise money during the Fall Fund Drive.

UA Little Rock Public Radio receives nearly $37k grant from Roy and Christine Sturgis Charitable Trust

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Public Radio has received a grant of $36,681 from the Roy and Christine Sturgis Charitable and Educational Trust of Arkadelphia, Arkansas, for equipment upgrades for KLRE/KUAR.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Public Radio receives nearly $37k grant from Roy and Christine Sturgis Charitable Trust”

Kolton Rutherford

Graduating student journalist selected for internship with Arkansas Newspaper Foundation

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock spring graduate with a passion for storytelling has been selected for a competitive summer internship that will serve as the next step in his promising career as a journalist.  Continue reading “Graduating student journalist selected for internship with Arkansas Newspaper Foundation”

Chassidy Surrat

Graduate Student Spotlight on Chassidy Siratt

Chassidy Siratt, of Malvern, has graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in studio art. In the fall, she will continue her education at UA Little Rock in the graduate visual arts program. Continue reading “Graduate Student Spotlight on Chassidy Siratt”

Mariam Bouzihay

UA Little Rock grad looks forward to career in tech industry, starting orphanage

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduate is looking forward to a future in the tech industry, followed by fulfilling her lifelong goal of helping children.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock grad looks forward to career in tech industry, starting orphanage”

Ra'phael Davis

UA Little Rock grad plans to transform the world through transitional justice, conflict research

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduate wants to make the world a better place by becoming a scholar in transitional justice and peace building in countries affected by conflict and civil war.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock grad plans to transform the world through transitional justice, conflict research”

Blake Hughes

Graduating Student Spotlight: Blake Hughes

Blake Hughes, a member of the Chancellor’s Leadership Corps (CLC), will graduate in May with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and advertising with a certificate in professional sales. He would like to start his own marketing consulting firm and eventually get his master’s degree in business administration. He also has a knack in placing first in statewide competitions. Continue reading “Graduating Student Spotlight: Blake Hughes”

UA Little Rock graduate Leslie Oden and Dr. Joycelyn Elders, the former director of the Arkansas Department of Health and U.S. surgeon general under President Bill Clinton.

Graduating Student Spotlight: Leslie Oden

Meet Leslie Oden, a first-generation college student from Little Rock who enrolled at UA Little Rock to complete her degree after being away from college for several years. Oden will graduate this May with a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies. Continue reading “Graduating Student Spotlight: Leslie Oden”

Dylan Treadwell

Graduating law student’s research combines comparative mythology, hip-hop music, and law

Dylan Treadwell, a third-year student at the UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law who is graduating this semester, has combined his passion for storytelling and his class research to create a presentation that has gained regional attention. Continue reading “Graduating law student’s research combines comparative mythology, hip-hop music, and law”

Artwork from the UA Little Rock Permanent Art Collection.

UA Little Rock Downtown to host virtual art tour for 2nd Friday Art Night on May 8

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 many of the city’s downtown venues participating in Virtual 2nd Friday Art Night on May 8.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Downtown to host virtual art tour for 2nd Friday Art Night on May 8”