A small group of student volunteers participate in a Sustainability Day Clean Up event picking up trash along Coleman Creek. Photo by Ben Krain.

UA Little Rock to Celebrate Earth Day April 22

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is celebrating Earth Day with a campus clean up, tours of the campus garden, and energy-efficient giveaways.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to Celebrate Earth Day April 22”

UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

UA Little Rock’s graduate programs named to 2022 U.S. News and World Report Rankings

Several graduate programs at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock were named in the 2022 Best Graduate School rankings by U.S. News and World Report.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock’s graduate programs named to 2022 U.S. News and World Report Rankings”

Dr. Allan Ward talks with members of the audience following a discussion of his book.

UA Little Rock Remembers Allan Ward

Dr. Allan Ward, a professor emeritus of speech communication at UA Little Rock, recently passed away in Woodland, California.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Remembers Allan Ward”

Members of the Chi-Omega sorority participate in their Rent-A-Puppy philanthropy event to raise money for Make-A-Wish.

Rent-A-Puppy returns to UA Little Rock April 16

After taking a year off due to COVID-19, the popular Rent-A-Puppy event will return to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Friday, April 16.  Continue reading “Rent-A-Puppy returns to UA Little Rock April 16”

Emma Chambers is the winner of UA Little Rock's first student mural competition.

Chambers wins UA Little Rock student mural competition

Emma Chambers, a junior Bachelor of Fine Arts major with a concentration in painting, has won the first student mural competition at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.   Continue reading “Chambers wins UA Little Rock student mural competition”

Heba Sadaka

Sadaka receives Quality Matters certification for nursing course

Heba Sadaka, assistant professor of nursing at UA Little Rock, has achieved the Quality Matters (QM) course certification for Health Assessment I, NURS 3220. Continue reading “Sadaka receives Quality Matters certification for nursing course”

UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

Sustainability grant proposals accepted through April 12

The UA Little Rock Sustainability Committee is accepting submissions of innovative research and teaching proposals for five grants of up to $2,500 toward the development and promotion of the principles of sustainability.  Continue reading “Sustainability grant proposals accepted through April 12”

Gertrude Thompkins

UA Little Rock’s newest student support specialist wants to help students succeed

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has hired a new student support specialist to provide students with the support and resources they need to succeed in college. Continue reading “UA Little Rock’s newest student support specialist wants to help students succeed”

Catherine Crisp

Crisp uses Mindful Self-Compassion to help people de-stress during the pandemic

Dr. Catherine Crisp, an associate professor of social work at UA Little Rock, is using her training in mindful self-compassion to help fellow educators reduce the stress in their lives brought on by a global pandemic.  Continue reading “Crisp uses Mindful Self-Compassion to help people de-stress during the pandemic”