Brian Mitchell, middle, talks about the significance of an historic marker for Frank Moore, a member of the Elaine 12, placed March 6 in Little Rock National Cemetery. Photo by Ben Krain.

Professor’s research leads to historic marker for Elaine 12 member Frank Moore

An historic marker was unveiled March 6 at Little Rock National Cemetery to signify the location where Frank Moore, a member of the Elaine 12, is buried.  Continue reading “Professor’s research leads to historic marker for Elaine 12 member Frank Moore”

Photo of students visiting the historic timeline exhibit at Robinson Auditorium

UA Little Rock honored for exhibit preserving history of Robinson Center

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Center for Arkansas History and Culture has been recognized for its efforts to showcase the history of the Robinson Center. Continue reading “UA Little Rock honored for exhibit preserving history of Robinson Center”

Dr. Brian Mitchell

Historic marker to be placed at Little Rock National Cemetery to honor Elaine 12 member Frank Moore

Brian Mitchell, assistant professor of history at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock who has conducted extensive research on the Elaine Massacre, has long waited for the day when Frank Moore, a member of the Elaine 12, would be honored with a historic marker at his final resting place.  Continue reading “Historic marker to be placed at Little Rock National Cemetery to honor Elaine 12 member Frank Moore”

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UA Little Rock Wind Ensemble to hold spring concert March 10

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Wind Ensemble will host a special concert Tuesday, March 10 that features music composed in memory of violent tragedy. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Wind Ensemble to hold spring concert March 10”

Little Rock Trojans Associate Director of Communications Patrick Walsh

UA Little Rock’s Patrick Walsh to Receive CoSIDA’s Bob Kenworthy Award

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Trojans Associate Director of Communications Patrick Walsh was honored Feb. 25 as the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced that he will be the 2020 recipient of the Bob Kenworthy Community Service Award. Continue reading “UA Little Rock’s Patrick Walsh to Receive CoSIDA’s Bob Kenworthy Award”

Elaine 12

UA Little Rock releases virtual exhibit to commemorate history of Elaine Massacre

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Center for Arkansas History and Culture has launched a virtual exhibit to commemorate the 1919 Elaine Massacre, the deadliest racial conflict in Arkansas history. Continue reading “UA Little Rock releases virtual exhibit to commemorate history of Elaine Massacre”