Orientation leaders help incoming students during a freshman orientation session.

Check out these unique course selections for fall 2019

The fall 2019 semester is right around the corner. For students still searching for an interesting course to fill out their fall schedule, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock has some great choices.
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New exhibit pairs collections of Arkansas artists

A new exhibit opening Aug. 16 at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock showcases more than 30 works that offer a snapshot of the 1980s and reflect on an active and expanding art community in Arkansas.  Continue reading “New exhibit pairs collections of Arkansas artists”

UA Little Rock appoints interim athletic director

UA Little Rock Chancellor Andrew Rogerson has appointed Bob Denman to serve as interim athletic director for UA Little Rock Athletics while a national search is conducted for a new director.

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UA Little Rock Move-In Day set for Aug. 15

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will be abuzz with activity on Thursday, Aug. 15, as excited students and their families arrive on campus for Move-In Day. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Move-In Day set for Aug. 15”

Chasse Conque

Conque steps down as vice chancellor, director of athletics

Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Chasse Conque today announced his resignation from Little Rock Athletics. Conque will depart Little Rock later this month to assume the role of vice president and director of athletics at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Edinburg, Texas. Continue reading “Conque steps down as vice chancellor, director of athletics”

Ginsburg lecture moves to Verizon Arena

The location for the Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series featuring the Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been moved from the Jack Stephens Center at UA Little Rock to Verizon Arena to accommodate more people.

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A special calling: UA Little Rock alumna Brenda Harrison writes a children’s book inspired by her nephew 

When Brenda Harrison’s 3-year-old great nephew Oliver Goodwin was born with Down syndrome, she didn’t worry a bit. As a longtime special education teacher and graduate of UA Little Rock’s Master of Education in special education program, Harrison knew she was prepared to be a resource for Oliver.  Continue reading “A special calling: UA Little Rock alumna Brenda Harrison writes a children’s book inspired by her nephew “

UA Little Rock hires student retention director

UA Little Rock has hired Heather Reed as director of Student Retention Initiatives to develop, implement, and assess initiatives to improve student retention. Continue reading “UA Little Rock hires student retention director”