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”

Dr. Ann Robinson.

Robinson Awarded A. Harry Passow International Award for Leadership in Gifted Education

Dr. Ann Robinson, distinguished professor of education at UA Little Rock, has been honored for her dedication to serving and advocating for gifted children around the world.  Continue reading “Robinson Awarded A. Harry Passow International Award for Leadership in Gifted Education”

Mario Wallace

Wallace to Lead Business Systems and Strategies Series for Entrepreneurs of Color

Dr. Mario Wallace will lead “Small Business Strategies for Success,” a new online series hosted by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center in partnership with Remix Ideas and Hope Credit Union. Continue reading “Wallace to Lead Business Systems and Strategies Series for Entrepreneurs of Color”

Chloe Mcgehee

Two UA Little Rock Students Selected for Arkansas Newspaper Foundation Summer Internship Program

Two talented student journalists from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock have been selected as part of the Arkansas Newspaper Foundation’s 2021 summer internship program.  Continue reading “Two UA Little Rock Students Selected for Arkansas Newspaper Foundation Summer Internship Program”

Alejandro Alvarez-Barreiro, right, and Sandra Leiterman, left, test out one of his drones inspired by "Star Wars."

UA Little Rock student shares love of robotics with “Star Wars” inspired microdroids

One University of Arkansas at Little Rock student is hoping his series of microdroids inspired by a galaxy far, far away will inspire other students to get interested in STEM education. Continue reading “UA Little Rock student shares love of robotics with “Star Wars” inspired microdroids”

KUAR reporter Alex Brown is the 2021 recipient of the Arkansas Press Women annual scholarship. Photo courtesy of UA Little Rock Public Radio.

Brown Honored in 2021 Diamond Journalism Awards

Alexandria Brown, a senior mass communication major at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has been honored for her work with the very first story she ever made for UA Little Rock Public Radio.  Continue reading “Brown Honored in 2021 Diamond Journalism Awards”