Dr. Yupo Chan

Chan Family Marks Professor’s Legacy with $6.75 Million Gift to Benefit UA Little Rock Engineering Programs

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has received a $6.75 million gift from the family of a beloved engineering professor who was responsible for establishing some of the university’s first engineering programs. Continue reading “Chan Family Marks Professor’s Legacy with $6.75 Million Gift to Benefit UA Little Rock Engineering Programs”

Guests of the UA Little Rock Centennial Campaign kickoff gala celebrate the announcement that $162 million has already been raised toward the campaign goal of $250 million. Photo by Ben Krain.

UA Little Rock Launches Centennial Campaign to Raise $250 Million to Commemorate 100-Year Legacy of Excellence in Education

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has announced the largest fundraising effort in university history ahead of its 100-year anniversary in 2027. The Centennial Campaign aims to raise $250 million throughout the campaign. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Launches Centennial Campaign to Raise $250 Million to Commemorate 100-Year Legacy of Excellence in Education”

Join us for Nerd Night from 5:30-7 p.m. on Oct. 19.

UA Little Rock to Host Nerd Night to Highlight Donaghey College of STEM

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host Nerd Night Oct. 19 to highlight the exciting opportunities, research, and activities taking place in the Donaghey College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Continue reading “UA Little Rock to Host Nerd Night to Highlight Donaghey College of STEM”

UA Little Rock PEAW Fest Goes Off Without a Hitch

University of Arkansas at Little Rock freshmen participated in a scavenger hunt coined “PEAW Fest” from Aug. 30 to Sept. 1. Continue reading “UA Little Rock PEAW Fest Goes Off Without a Hitch”

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student donates blood during a Staff Senate Blood Drive. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UALR Communications.

UA Little Rock Staff Senate to Hold Blood Drive Sept.27

The UA Little Rock Staff Senate will hold a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, inside the Donaghey Student Center Fitness Center. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Staff Senate to Hold Blood Drive Sept.27”

ASBTDC’s new Build Your Own Business initiative is for UA Little Rock students who plan to start a business, have an idea for a side business or startup company, or have research with commercial potential.

ASBTDC’s Build Your Own Business Series Begins Sept. 16

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC) has scheduled the Build Your Own Business (BYOB) webinars for the fall 2022 semester. Continue reading “ASBTDC’s Build Your Own Business Series Begins Sept. 16”

UA Little Rock students enjoy a game of disc golf on the university's new course. Photos by Ben Krain.

Disc Golf Makes its Debut on UA Little Rock Campus

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has added a disc golf course in the center of campus to provide a new recreational experience for the university community and members of the public. Continue reading “Disc Golf Makes its Debut on UA Little Rock Campus”

Students walk across campus on their way to class during the first of day the Fall semester.

UA Little Rock Creates Four New Schools to Increase Student Success

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has created four new schools to better serve students and meet the needs of Arkansas’s capital city. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Creates Four New Schools to Increase Student Success”

UA Little Rock students lead Arkansas students in a virtual reality summer camp.

Students Create Immersive Games During Virtual Reality Camp at UA Little Rock

About a dozen junior high and high school students spent a week learning how to create immersive games and virtual reality content for Meta during a virtual reality summer camp held Aug. 1-5 at UA Little Rock. Continue reading “Students Create Immersive Games During Virtual Reality Camp at UA Little Rock”